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Grinning Empress is a website founded by my fabulous mother, Danielle Settle back in 2013. It’s primary focus was to be a review site which focused on drawing attention to local artwork and small businesses. It also provided an interesting viewpoint on life from a mother raising two very troublesome kids. Here in 2k17 It’s primary focus is still mainly on artwork, now from the viewpoint of one of those troublesome kids.


Smile? Or trapped animal baring it’s teeth?

Yes, I’m the one in yellow. It is currently going through a major makeover as it transitions from my Mother’s vision to my own, so my apologies in advance if it isn’t so user-friendly at first. Comments on how to improve are always appreciated!

-Love Mercedes Settle, formerly known as “The Cheeky Princess”