Phone#  877-228-6435

Discover the Joy 
of Gift Baskets & Flowers

Gifts That Create Smiles, Lasting Memories And Admiration

Our Mission is Helping Single Moms
Gifts With A Purpose

Meet Our Consultants
Pam Shaw, Senior Gift Director
Hi!  I'm Pam Shaw from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. I'm many things to different people: caregiver for my mother, doting aunt to twenty-five nieces and nephews, and an entrepreneur. As a Gift Consultant with La Bella Baskets,  I work from home with a flexible schedule that allows me more time to spend with family and friends. My La Bella Baskets business enables me  to give more money to my church and other charities.  And I live the life of my dreams. Most of all, I get to help others to do the same.

Lisa Martinez, Senior Gift Director
I  have  two  wonderful children, and have a great husband. I am currently working outside the home but my dream is to work at home full time and  eventually make us set for life financially.    I've committed myself to consistently learning and working La Bella Baskets EVERY day. I have a sign on my desk that says: "Small actions done consistently can yield big results." I'm proud and grateful for every paycheck.    I marvel at how much fun I'm having and how well I'm getting paid to help others even on a part-time basis!

When Mia called me about La Bella Baskets, I knew this was very different.  The concept is so simple and there are no quotas nor hard sell.  I had NEVER worked at home before but the gift basket and flower concept was very appealing because I know so many people that buy flowers and gift baskets every month.   While La Bella Baskets sounded great, I wondered if I could really make it work for me. Fortunately, I listened to that clear voice inside of me that said, "You can do it." I simply couldn't find a REAL reason to NOT get started. So, I signed up, and never looked back.  I am now working on my dream.  I want to be able to build a large customer base and work at home full-time. 

La Bella Baskets can help ANYONE who is willing to learn and work to achieve their dreams. They have a tremendous support team. Jump in...the water's great! This quote by Henry David Thoreau sums it up beautifully: "...if you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams, and endeavor to live the life which you have imagined, you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours."
Sonia Vergel
I'm a 36 year old Stay at home mom of a 3. I've tried other work at home businesses or jobs, but it either cost to much, or I was left by myself, with no support or training, so I got discouraged. I want to work at home because I do want to continue staying home with my boys;  I want to see them grow, their only this little once. I'm also looking for more financial freedom, so I can help others more.

I joined La Bella Baskets because I've always been interested in gift baskets business but never did it for one reason or another. When I saw La Bella Baskets, I jumped on the opportunity to work for myself, and also doing something that I've always wanted to do.
Cindy Cornelius
My name is Cindy Cornelius.  I live in Knoxville, TN with my husband and two teenage daughters.  I enjoy being a wife and mother, but wanted to earn some extra income to help with family expenses.  I found an ad from another consultant and was sold immediately on the idea of working from home, having a great product I can promote and earn a commission on all my sales.  I chose La Bella Baskets, simply because there was no inventory to buy and deliver, the products are beautiful and I felt they offer a product for everyone on any gift list.  I had previously worked in Real Estate and when I saw the dinner in a basket, I knew I wanted to promote this to other Realtors.  For a closing gift, I would often put together my own basket, then deliver to the client.  How easy and how much time & money I could have saved by ordering off the web site the Taste of Italy Basket.  I will certainly be contacting all my friends who are still selling real estate about this basket!  I'm looking forward to getting started with La Bella Baskets and achieving my goals for my two girls to attend the college of their choice.

JoAnn Wilder
My name is JoAnn Wilder. I am Founder/CEO of Christian Business Women.  I enjoy Empowering Women- “To Launch and Grow a Successful Business” Acknowledging God in the Process.  I have been Self-Employed for over 15 years.  I enjoy the freedom of working from home.

I joined La Bella Baskets- because of the very low start-up cost, no inventory, profitable-online business, the quality of the products, the incentives, opportunity to meet women that I have never met before, and knowing every month La Bella Baskets will deliver single moms who are experiencing hardships and challenges in life a La Bella Basket, etc..
My dream is to own a facility for CBW, where we can continue to mentor, teach, train and empower women too phenomenally growth in the years to come.
For As He Thinketh In His Heart, So Is He... Proverbs 23:7


Tanya  Rick
Hello-My name is Tanya and I am a very excited bride-to-be who has a destination wedding set for January, 2011. I had been trying to think of how to make a little extra income to help pay for my wedding when I cam across the La Bella Baskets opportunity. This opportunity allows me to work from home, have fun, make people happy, and make a lot of extra income!! Some work at home opportunities require you to host parties or shows in others' homes which I was never a fan of so I would shy away from those opportunities, but La Bella Baskets is different which sets them apart. I am very excited about the opportunities and possibilties that La Bella Baskets makes possible!!


Lynn Kemp, Senior Gift Director
My name is Lynn Kemp. I am a wife and mother of two. I have always enjoyed helping others and investing my life in people. I have had experience with marketing and have enjoyed learning much about home based businesses. 

With so many opportunities to choose from, a few things are key.  Number 1, look for a company with integrity. Number 2, find a market for things people need and want. Number 3, be willing to learn and invest your lives in others. That is why I am with La Bella Baskets!

When you are genuine, you draw people to you. Having had several years of teaching and coaching experience, I consider it my honor to help you in anyway I can.  Let me know what I can do for you and your family.

Jessica Hardin
My Name is Jessica Hardin, I am from Tennessee. This is my second time in a work at home business. I joined La Bella Baskets because  I want to be able to build a great income and do more with my four children.

Kristen L. Cisco
I am on an EMT and a Unit Secretary as well as a single mom of three. I had worked from home years ago creating
and selling candy bar wrappers when it was the "in thing" at the time.

I decided to start working from home again, to create and independence for myself, where I can be available to my children when needed.
I can also control my own hours and income.

I chose La Bella Baskets because I was impressed with the introduction to their business, the dedication, the fact that I did not have to worry about the over heard,
chasing customers for money or delivering the products. That it's a TRUE HOME BUSINESS where I do not have to "Press 1" to find out that I have to speak
to a representative to ask a question and to not even get the answer till maybe 2 days later if I am lucky,
as a consultant we are able to go right to the owners of La Bella Baskets if we have any questions.

My dream is to grow my business to where I am 100% financially stable because of my business alone.
I will no longer have to wake up at 5:50 am every morning, work on Holidays or weekends instead I will be available to spend those days that are
most important with my children. And to be honest, I will have more time to continue
doing what I enjoy doing and that is volunteering as an EMT for my local ambulance.
Cheryl Denise Chandler
I am at a season in my life where I am taking the time to discover my natural gifts, skills and talents. On the road of a purpose fulfilled life. I take pride in being in a position to make a difference in someone's life. I love baking, gardening, decorating, jazz and classical music, anything really of the arts, and my passion is writing. I actually sent my poems off the Library of Congress on yesterday for copy righting and will soon be looking forward to publishing.

I am thankful to have found the opportunity to be a part of the La Bella family and it is my desire to be a dynamic asset to your company
Dana Ali
Stay at home mom with a wonderful husband and very active 3 year old daughter.  I joined La Bella Baskets because I am working on my dream.  Which is to purchase our own home. I am committed and ready to achieve all my dreams.

Debra Taylor
My name is Debra Taylor, I'm from Brooklyn, NY and I'm a work at home mom! I have tried quite a few home opportunities that just didn't produce enough income for me. When I heard about LaBella I said this is right up my alley, don't have do anything but promote and earn how awesome is that!  With many Birthdays, Anniversaries, Weddings, Holidays, or just for that special occasion there is always someone to buy a gift for and this is the best opportunity to provide it. I also look forward to sharing this wonderful opportunity with others with the same desire as myself.


Laurie Cole
I worked at home for 12 years while my boys were little.  I am now working as a legal receptionist but have always wanted to get back to having my own business. I would love to be back home again working full time at home. I like the feeling of being part of something, especially when it is for a good cause.  I love arts and crafts and did a lot of things on the side for people as gifts. This business is perfect because I can still see the joy when someone gets the gift as well as still being involved in the gift giving process. 

Lynette Jenkins
Hello my name is Lynette Jenkins. I am a proud mother of seven. I have worked at home in the real estate market for six years. I enjoy real estate, however, it has not given me the true reward in finance and flexibility that I am desiring. I decide to join Labella for that very reason, to regain that flexibility and control over my finances. I also joined out of my passion to bring a smile to others and the possibility of being the part of the process of changing the life of someone else. Having experienced the hardship and struggles of being a single mother, my dream is to one day open a home for displaced women and children and I believe that Labella can be a huge stepping stone in reaching that goal.

Yolanda Indram
Hi, I'm Yolanda Ingram.  I've been living here in TX a little over 4 years. I have a great husband of 26 years and beautiful 21 year old daughter.  Back in June of 2009 I closed my child day care home I ran for 16 years.  I loved being my own boss and was looking for another business that could be successful.  It seems like I have found it.  I'm very excited to start this business.
Chante Williams
Hi my name is Chante Williams. I am 21 years old and reside in Hampton Roads, VA. This is my first legitimate work at home opportunity, and I am over joyed to have found such a amazing company. I chose LaBella Baskets because they stand for everything that I am and hope to become!

Amy Whitley
Hi My name is Amy Whitley and I live in Texas. I am am a mother of 3 wonderful children, and have been married for 8 years to my wonderful husband. I was laid off about a year ago and have been searching for the right work from home opportunity. I feel so blessed to have found La Bella Baskets and I am so excited to be apart of this journey!


Bernice Hughes
Hi! My name is Bernice Hughes and I live in Northern Arkansas with my wonderful husband of 9 years and 3 beautiful dogs... My goal is to be able to get an established business going so we can start having a family without any worries on living paycheck to paycheck or barely making it and we can also be at home with the kids and give them stability..Also being able to travel and seeing our family is a plus. I look forward to a brighter future.

Angela McBride
My name is Angel McBride and I am the mother of four, and I have been married over half of my life LOL. I enjoy reading, walking, and learning new things. I have worked from home for four months now, and I am learning the ropes of working from home. I decided to join labella baskets due to the fact that it was a way for me to work from home and help others to. And who can resist all of the lovely baskets.

Jennifer Mongrain
My name is Jennifer Mongrain, I am married with no children, live in Rainier, Oregon and have a background in healthcare and beauty. I've been a licensed esthetician since 2003 and also work at promotional events part time. Prior to promotions and esthetics, my husband and I co-managed an independent living retirement community for 3 years. All of these jobs I have enjoyed but I have always been attracted to the idea of having a home business and Labella Gift Baskets looked like a great opportunity. I am looking forward to growing and learning.
Christy Remmert
My name is Christy and I am single mother of 2 children. I am trying to earn extra money, to help with medical bills & to get back on my feet.

Juliet Bolling
Hello, I am a single mother of a 15 year old daughter, her name is Jillian. I like to be at home for her when she gets out of school. My husband passed away in 2004 of cancer. After he passed away , my daughter and I opened up a floral shop. With the economy being in the ruts , I had to close it down. I have been looking for something to do at home and in my spare time. I can not wait to contact all my old customers and send them to my new website.
Now when people ask me where I work I can truly say, " I own an internet business , I 'm still doing flowers and gift baskets but from my own website". I am looking forward to staying with La Bella for a long time.

I am from Long Beach located on the Mississippi Gulf Coast right in the heart of where hurricane Katrina hit.
About 20 minutes along the beach from Biloxi.There has been very few floral shops that have rebuilt since the hurricane.  I want to thank La Bella for giving me this business opportunity to re-connect with my customers and
make some extra money. I am seriously going to promote my business to the best of my ability. I look forward
to reading the newsletters and getting to know others whom own their own La Bella stores.

Apphia Webster
I decided that I wanted to bring extra income in my household for my kids and spend more time with them.

I decided to join La Bella Baskets because it seems like such a simple service to sell.  It isn’t a complicated service or product.  It is very simple.          

I am a single mother of 2 kids and I do not want to be making someone else rich while I am living paycheck to paycheck.  I want to maintain a great lifestyle for my kids and myself.  I feel that by owning a business I can do that.  I want to help others reach their goals and obtain freedom for themselves and their family.  I look forward to reading more success stories as La Bella continues to grow!

Pamela Wilson
My name is Pamela and I am in Missouri.  I Have 5 grown children, 4 daughters and one son, 13 grandchildren and 2 great-granddaughters. I am very excited to get my business started and am looking forward to working with everyone in this this wonderful Company!

Greg Collins
Hello, my Name is Greg, and I am not a single mother, but a single Dad. I have three wonderful sons, and have been struggling with unemployment over the last year, and have been trying to start my own business, and of course with limited income, it was impossible.

I happened to come across Labella Baskets, when searching for a job. I have been doing contract work this past year while searching for employment, which included, Banquets, Set Designs, Weddings, and some local Floral Design work. When I saw this opportunity, I thought this would be perfect for me to pursue. With the background I have in Marketing and Advertising, plus dealing with the Entertaining and Floral Industry, this was a match made just for me.

I am excited about the opportunity to be able to work from home, and still be a Dad that can be with my children as much as possible, without having to work weird hours, and weekends.  Thank you so much for this exciting adventure, and I am looking forward to where it will lead me in the future!


Cynise Sorbello
Hi, My name is Cynise  Sorbello and I live in Portmouth, Va, with my husband and two teenage sons. I work full time as a Nurse Manager in a Skilled Rehab Center. Ive always loved making baskets for friends and family, but was never really able to make it look as nice as I liked. Then I found LaBella and fell in love. Not only will I have beautiful, and affordable baskets, but they will be delivered and I make money in the process. Its a win - win situation. Im so excited.

Tonya Davis
Hello my name is Tonya Davis.I am a single parent of two,17,and 3 years old.I am a very outagoing person,and I love the Lord! I decide to join La Bella baskets,because I have always wanted to start,and suceed in my own business. I used to run a daycare in my home,so yes I have worked at home before.My dream in life is to suceed in something I really enjoy doing,which is having my own business. I thank you all for helping me in pursuing this dream!

Tamesha Salim
My name is Tamesha Salim and currently I am in the United States Army. I have always wanted to own my own business and I feel that La Bella Baskets may help to make that dream come true. Hopefully if all is well I can get out of the army and  work my business full-time.

Nancy Horton
My name is Nancy & I just started with LaBella !! I live in Panama City , Fl. I have been married for 24 years . We have 2 kids & 3 grandkids !!! I worked in a restaurant for over 16 years as the asst. manager & now I am a "Stay-at-home" Mom & Nana !!! I love it !! This is my 1st time doing a "work-at-home" business & I am so excited to get it going !!!
Beverly Hinesley
Hello, My name is Beverly Hinesley and I live in Grants Pass, Oregon. I'm a proud mother and grandmother of 3 grown children 10 grandchildren and 1 great grandson. I have had many years in sales and marketing and know that gift baskets aren't just a good way to make a good income but can be used to promote your business and expand your clientele.I love being my own boss because I'm able to take my work with me wherever I go. I can choose my own hours and depending on the amount of time I am willing to invest I can even give myself a raise. I'm excited about the independence and freedom that the La Bella opportunity gives me.

Brenda Walker
Hi, my name is Brenda and I am from California.  I am a single mom of two .  My daughter is 16 and my son is 12.  I have always liked making gift baskets for others and dreamed of having my own business,  but have never had the money to do it.  La Bella Baskets is an answer to my prayers.  I love forward to getting to know many of you as we fulfill our dreams.


Lisa Garner

Although I have been an elementary school teacher and freelance writer for over twenty years, I was recently diagnosed with a degenerative eye disorder which eventually causes blindness. As a result, I have been researching home based business opportunities and found LaBella Baskets to be a perfect fit. My career with LeBella Baskets will afford me the opportunity to continue working outside of the home, and it will bring me comfort in knowing I'll still have a career once I begin transitioning back to home based employment. The positive energy and support provided by the company's staff and the Baskets for Hope program are what really sealed the deal for me!

Melissa Novoa
I am a wife to a wonderful husband and mother to three beautiful Children. My goal is to create income to support my family without depending on employment outside the home. I love to spend time with my family and be able to be there for them whenever they need me. I am eager, ambitious and absolutely excited about La Bella Baskets and will put every effort into the success of my business.  

Darlene Cunningham
My name is Darlene Cunningham and have been married for thirty-nine years and we reside in Germantown, Tennessee.  I have five children (2 girls and 3 boys).  I also have eleven grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.  I retired from the corporate world 3 years ago and decided to work at home for myself.  I have a bakery that I operate from my home which will really fit with La Bella Baskets.  The name of my bakery is Chella Bella's Bakeshop which is named after my granddaughter.  I am so excited about this opportunity.  I am living proof that you are never too old to start something new.
Carol Kinsley
I used to be a single Mom until I met my wonderful husband. We have 2 grown boys and 5 grandchildren who we adore! We will make this business successful because of all the support and materials available. Looking forward to much success with LaBella!
Cindy Witte
My name is Cindy Witte.  I am married with 2 children (Allyssa 18 and Tanner 14).  We live in rural South Dakota on a farm with 6 horses and 2 dogs.  I work part-time at a radio station and part-time at home doing medical transcription.  I really enjoy working from home.  It enables me to spend more time with my family and attend my kids events without having to ask for time off of work.  When I found the site for La Bella Baskets, I had to do it.  Who doesn't order gift baskets?  I have a lot of people that I could give my information to, so I just have to give it a try.
Sue Goss
My name is Sue G., I am a single mother that has been in customer service for 11years and would like to work at home full time so I may spend more time with my three children and granddaughter. I have always been interested in this kind of business and very excited about this opportunity!

Mary Hart
Looking forward to my new adventure.  I have worked at home previously as a medical transcriptionist.  I am retired now and have been for awhile.  I would like to be a part of such a creative and attractive gift giving process.  I love the concept behind your company.

Theresa Sulfridge
I have been working 2 jobs for a long time, and I want to spend more time with my husband to be, and all of my four legged family.  Working at home will make this a reality!
Liz Sosa
Hello, my name is Liz and I am 50 years old.  I have been in the legal field for over 25 years and I have been looking for a way out!  I recently was able to get out and I have always wanted to work from home and own my own business.  I have a grandson who is one year old and a granddaughter that is due in June.  I want to be able to have the flexibility to go see them and help out with them as often as possible.  An opportunity like this would allow me to work from anywhere I have computer access.  I am excited and look forward to growing a successful business.  Thank you for allowing me this wonderful opportunity!!!   Liz
Emmanuelle Botz
I am a 22 year old administrative assistant for a small company located in Maryland and just recently got married and bought a house that needs work.  Unfortunatly my current salary alone with my husbands combined is just not enough to get the job done, so I decided to come to Labella Baskets to earn some extra "home improvement" money.  I have never worked from home before and am hoping that this endeavour will work out great!  My dream is to be able to help people make other people happy and to complete all the renovations on my house.
Sheila Clifford
Hello, I'm Sheila. I am a 51-year-old freelance editor. I've been a single mom since I was 17 and my daughter Rachel is now 34 years old and married. I was looking for ways to supplement my income and came across La Bella Baskets. I think this company offers incentives and reasonable startup costs, as well as administrative fees, so I figured why not make the investment? I can see potential for great success for those willing to put the time and effort into it, and I'm happy to be a part of the team!
Laurie Minkler
My name is Laurie Minkler, My husband and i have worked  in the food service industry for many years now and these bones are getting tired!  When i came across an ad to become a Labella Gift Basket  Consultant it caught my interest.. who doesn't want to make money selling something everyone can use. My dream is to not have to work for someone else and make money working for myself .When this wonderfull opportunity presented itself i couldn't pass it up. I have attempted to find the perfect work from home job and i feel this is it! I am 46 years old mother of a great 23 year old son in the navy and a beautifull 13 year old daughter.I am currently working 3 jobs.. so with some hard work i can cut it back to one...with LaBella Baskets!!!.
Alethia Brown
Hello my name is Alethia Brown from Dallas Texas...I have a son who is 18. Im working for La Bella Baskets to earn a 2nd income and support a great cause all at the same time...I enjoy flowers and gift baskets myself so i figured this would be a great self starter.


Sharon Murphy
My name is Sharon Murphy. I have one daughter and I am divorced. Up until last year I worked full-time at a company with a daily commute of two hours. Currently I work part-time for the same company and I have been looking for some part-time work. I have never worked from home but I have dreamed of having a job that will enable me to do so. After seeing a recruiting advertisement from a La Bella consultant I decided that La Bella was the answer to my dream of being able to work from home and enjoy what I do while earning extra income. I am very excited to start my La Bella Basket company.

Erin Remias
"My name is Erin Remias.   I am the mother of two wonderful children, ages 5 and 2.  I had been looking for a way to earn some extra money, pay off some debts, and eventually accomplish my goal of being able to work from home.  I was drawn to the gift basket business because they can be given to literally anyone and everyone.

I decided to join La Bella Baskets because, just starting out, I need to continue working my full-time job.  La Bella offers an income opportunity with little effort or expense to get started, you don’t have to worry about handling inventory, and the support is phenomenal!

Thank you, Mia & Janis, for this incredible opportunity!"

Tessa White
Hello! My name is Tessa White and am from Fort Worth, TX. I’ve tried working at home before but found that it was never a product I truly liked. So I figured I’d give it one more shot. I work at a low-income job and I love what I do, but I figure I need to make a supplemental income. When I heard about La Bella Baskets, I thought it sounded like a nice idea but wasn’t sure if it was for me. Then I read the testimonials(both on your site and from others on others site) and decided to go for it. Ideally, my dream is to not worry about when I’ll be able to have groceries in the house. With La Bella, I hope to be able to work on something that is enjoyable and profitable at the same time.

My name is Cindy. I am a single mom of one teenage boy who is seventeen.  I am now ready to put some time into my future income. I am ready to succeed!  Thank you for this chance La Bella!
Valerie Erwood
My name is Valerie Erwood and I'm a freelance writer in beautiful Los Angeles!  My dream is to have the freedom to spend more time with my friends and family, and of course writing.  Since what I've been doing isn't working, I thought I'd better try something different.  I believe that LaBella Baskets is the opportunity I've been looking for!

Barbara Petersen
Hello!  My name is Barbara Petersen and I am so excited to find an easy way to get started in a home based business.  Previously, I have sold on the large internet auction sites, but never felt like I had the right product.  In the end, it became extremely time consuming with not much to show for it.  I was still trying to keep my head above water financially.  LaBella Baskets is a product that can be marketed with simply the motivation and initiative. There are always special occasions and holidays that need to be celebrated!  And I can't think of a better way to do that!

Bobbi Hurst
I'm Bobbi Hurst and currently live in Lenexa, KS, which is a suburb of Kansas City.  I am actually a Florida native but relocated here with my job in 1997.  I have two great daughters, Katie (22) and Melissa (19).  I'm divorced and have been a single mom for a long time and really know what hard times are like!  That is one of the things that attracted me to this business!  I wish this opportunity was around about 15 years ago!

I've been in the telecommunications industry for over 30 years and my job will be phasing out by the end of the year.  I've worked various part-time jobs over the years for extra $ but was looking for something that I can do full-time from home when my job ends.  I was also looking for something that I can do from anywhere, so that I can travel and go to Florida during the winter months and work whatever hours I want.

Well, I've decided . . . this is IT!!  I found my "dream" business.  I enrolled on 2/28 and spent the first the two weeks getting organized and reading through the Training website.  TONS of great information!!   I know it's not a "get rich quick business", but with some hard work NOW, I'm hoping that I won't have to go to another full-time job next year!  I turned 55 in January and who at that age wants to go out and find a new career!  Thank you, Sarah Madderra for placing that ad!!

So team, it's totally up to YOU!!  Work this business NOW!!  Put everything you've got into now and you will benefit during the Holiday season at the end of year and months to come!  Especially with the new compensation plan . . .I'm working both sides of the business!  And, I'm really enjoying meeting and talking with people and building new friendships!

We are off to a WONDERFUL adventure!  Hats off to Mia and Janis for starting this business for us and for their support!!
Tykika M Volter
I am sassy and free-spirited Tykika, who currently lives in Texas.  I have two children, one (1) boy and one (1) girl, engaged to married and a member of the Armed Forces.  My extra time involves attending college, shopping, and studying to be a wedding planner.

La Bella Baskets was perfect for the grand employment opportunity and support for single moms, like me.  Women’s empowerment and community involvement are monumental for success.  I will be a spiritually and financially-free doctor in eight (8) years.

Robin Miley
I am 50 years old. My husband and I have 7 children together. I have 3 he has 4. Together we have 8 grandchildren with one on the way. We recently moved from Ohio to Tennessee. For 20 years I was a computer programmer, then 3 years ago I changed careers and had my own business in Ohio as a Personal Chef. Now after moving to Tennessee I'm trying to find away to make extra income. I love working with La Bella Baskets, it's a fun and a enjoyable career that I'm looking to grow.

Sharon Pace
Hi my name is Sharon Pace and I live in Los Angeles, California.  I started as consultant in the beginning of May 2010.
I was happily married to my huband Edward for close to 15yrs, but suddenly my life changed when I lost my best friend and soulmate due to unforeseen circumstances. It was truly a shock for me. Then later, I lost all my family one by one till I became totally alone. Trying to start my life all over again.

I learned to do things for myself now and not rely on anyone which has made me a stronger person. One day, I came across this ad for La Bella Baskets and at first I was skeptical about trusting some online business but I liked the way it sounded because they made it so simple and easy to follow. I always dreamed of owning my own business and this sounded like a doable business idea. So, I decided to give it a chance.  I was very impressed with the way the company was so caring and helped me get the tools i needed to run a business at a very reasonable cost. I listened to the meetings and got inspired by the others who shared their marketing ideas as well.
I have worked in telemarketing/sales, travel industry, beauty industry, retail sales, product demonstrator, and many other fields. But, doing my own home business was very new to me, something I only dreamed about but knew that most business cost a lot of money to start up . La Bella has given me an opportunity to start my own business at such a minimal cost.

Being that I am a creative and artistic person and well the idea of selling baskets that make people smile is something that I would enjoy doing so i decided to start this business. Every day I try to think of new ways
to improve my business and I plan on developing more business contacts.
I would like to congratulate all the Senior Directors who strive hard to reach their goals and have reached success and also those that are striving to meet their goals. 

I know I set goals for myself and I work at my own pace but I try to achieve those goals and put my best into all i do .
The main thing, is that you believe in yourself because no matter what anyone says, you know what you can achieve if you really try hard and not give up on yourself.  I learned to be strong after losing all my loved ones , I have to encourage myself now and if I decide to go for it I can't let obstacles get in my way, I must always move forward and never lose hope.

Thank you, La Bella for letting me be a part of your team and lets all help one another as a team and let's all reach our goals and continued success to all !!

Val Smith
My name is Valdirene 
and I am  a 39 y.old proud navy wife, I am happily married to a great men  I also have 2  gorgeous girls age 12 and 9. I speak 3 languages, English/Italian/Portuguese fluently. I  am a stay home mom and I definitely would enjoy have some extra cash to help  my family without loosing the chance of  been mom and see my kids grow. So must to say I am  very exited of becoming part of  LBB
Kimberly Steffey
My name is Kimberly Steffey and I am from Charlottesville, Virginia. I am engaged to a wonderful man named Rob Hamilton who is my best friend. I have always wanted to work at home and I feel so lucky that I discovered  La Bella Baskets!  The products are simply beautiful and there really is something for everyone. I am proud to be part of a company that believes in the power of giving.

John Mullins
This is my first work at home experience. I am a third generation professional florist with a dream of being a travel writer / photographer. I love the freedom that this opportunity provides me while still working, and earning an income. I came to La Bella Baskets after extensive research in similar work at home opportunities. With the training, support, products, and professionalism of everyone at La Bella it was not hard to make my decision. Thank you for providing such a unique and positive opportunity that allows me to pursue my dreams, while still being connected to my first love of providing people with high quality gift baskets, and flowers.
Adria Johnson
I'm learning everyday that Mom was right--Life is about Choices and finally I have decided to choose a better life for me, my family, and my children by owning my own business. I once heard someone say, "What you help make happen for others--God will make happen for you." Thank you La Bella Baskets for helping my dream become a reality.
Have a blessed day--Jesus Loves You,

Tonya Moke
My name is Tonya Moke. I'm a 32 year old, happily married, mom of two gorgeous boys. I run my own cleaning business and manage/run my own link website.  Recently, my husband and I took our boys out of state to my in-laws for the first time, which was great; but, when we got home, we had lost a considerable amount of our monthly income. I needed something to supplement what we have left quick ~ hears where the angels start singing :) Arlene Price had sent me an email about La Bella Baskets. The timing could not have been better and the products are amazing!! I fell for the site and opportunity immediately~so, here I am. I want to thank you for making the set up a breeze, you really do all the work! I wish my other site was this headache free!!!!! I look forward to growing my business with 'ya'll' and meeting all of you in the future :)

Heather Kelley
Hi! My name is Heather Kelley, and I am so excited to be a part of the La Bella Baskets Team! 
Pam Sitton
Hi my name is Pam Sitton. One of many Pam's Mom of 3 grandmom of 5 with one on the way in Sept. I happened to come across an ad in of all places Craigslists. I have been wanting to do a business for a long time just could not find anything that fit me. I could go on for days as to what happened to me to find LaBella Baskets but I do believe God has a lot to do with it. Remember my name for I will be at the top, with all of you with me. Thanks Mia and Janis you two are the greatest!

Crystal Vecchione
Hi my name is Crystal Vecchione and I am a mother of 2 from Philadelphia. Five months ago I gave birth to my second child and after my maternity leave had expired, I decided not to return to my full time job. I love the time I get to spend with both of my children and would dread to have to go back to working full time.

So while searching online for the right work at home opportunity and I found La Bella Baskets.  What I really liked about La Bella was that I don’t have to throw parties, keep inventory, or handle products or cash.  I’ve had such a positive experience here and I am really enjoying myself.  I know with hard work this business can generate a good source of income, and I’m excited to be a part of the La Bella team!

Misty Smith
My name is Misty Smith.
I am a single mother of three. I joined La Bella Baskets to suppliment my income. I want to have the financial freedom to do anything I want and need to do for my family.

Mary Brewster
Hello all!  My name is Mary Brewster, I am a military wife and proud mother of three beautiful children 2 sons and a daughter!  I have tried several work from home businesses in the past, but found issues with all of them.  I was left alone, spending more money then I was making, working hard with no results, you name it!  When I came across La Bella Baskets I was really impressed by he company and the products.  I have gotten off to a fabulous start and can not wait to see were the future takes me with this amazing company!   

Sheryl Gideon
My name is Sheryl and I live in Irving, Texas with my 3 boys, 2 who attend college and 1 a sophmore in highschool, I have a daughter who is married and lives in Phoenix.

I have for the most part always worked at home in order to be able to stay here with the kids while they were younger. Im now spoiled and love the flexibility of working for myself putting in as many or as few hours a week that I want. La Bella baskets fits perfectly into my lifestyle, I also do eBay and have for several years as well as a couple of other home based businesses so I do stay busy all the while being able to come and go pretty much as I please and stay involved with my boys. I am excited about growing my La Bella basket business and seeing where it might go. Thank you to everyone who has been so helpful in getting me started!
Michelle Bryan
Hi! My name is Michelle Bryan and I am 23 years old. I am a recent graduate of Western Michigan University and am graduating with a Athropology and Psychology degree. I'm kind of an entrepenuer, I like to dabble in a little bit of everything. I'm extremely interested in working for myself. I've had many bosses before and I absolutely hated it! I have never worked from home but I hope to one day and be my own boss. Since my husband, Michael is a a corporal, a marine in the military. He has deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq twice already, but he will be deploying again for the third time to Afghanistan. So, I definately need something do to to occupy my time. I decided to join labella baskets because I love the fact that it helps empower women especially women who are single moms! I am very happy to be a consultant for Labella baskets and can't wait for the opportunity to be my own boss.
Kim Fox-Rogillio
Hi! I am a full-time mom of 3! I have been a stay at home for 2 years now. I wanted to find something that I could earn an income and control my hours and time and still be able to spend time with my kids. La Bella Baskets seems like the perfect opportunity!!

Daphne Anderson
My name is Daphne Anderson I’m married and I have been with my wonderful husband for 21+ years. I have two beautiful daughters, 1 awesome stepdaughter and 2 fabulous step sons (2 beautiful daughter in laws) I currently sell Real Estate and I love helping people. I was looking for part time work because sometimes I might go 2 or 3 months without selling a home. I came across Labella Baskets  and thought what a wonderful opportunity not only will it allow me to continue to stay at home helping my daughter with her homework and picking her up to and from school and just being there for her and my husband, it would also allow me to make extra money. I can have great gifts to give to my clients. I love gift baskets and I’m always purchasing them for clients anyways. It’s a win win situation. I love helping people, and people love getting gifts.  Thanks Janis and Mia for this awesome opportunity

Hello,  My name is Wendy L Jensen~I live in Novato Ca~Married to a wonderful Man Steven and 2 beautiful daughters Christina~Tiffany and 3 grandchildren Trista~Katlin~Nicky. 

I join La Bella because I can't work outside my home due to illness~The last 10 years I had to deal with Heart attack quadrupled bypass~cancer~A rare Leukemia (Mylo Displasia)~Low immune system~low white blood cells.~I was septic doctors thought I wouldn't make it through night .I was in the hospital 1 month~ We lost our home due my illness.  My husband took a year off of work to take care of me..

End  result I  have always wanted to do gift baskets~I have sold alot out of my home during holidays!  Then, I saw your ad on the Internet~I couldn't believe the opportunity to own my business you are great to be helping people like me~I am looking at a bright future!

I am working on getting another home for my family~and my Dream of owning my own Business!!!!

Thank-you Thank-you  Your are my Angels!!
Carole White
My name is Carole and I'm a single mom raising my 15 year old son Jamal.  I presently am working at a bank as a teller.  I recently registered to go back to school.  I'm a very simple person.  I like going to the movies and going out to dinner. I saw the opportunity to become a part of labella baskets at HBWM.  I'm really excited because I finally think I've found the home business opportunity I have been searching for so long and I truly think this one will work for me.
Jennifer McClain
I'm a mom of a wonderful smart and bright 10 yr old son and married to a wonderful hardworking husband who's a truck driver for Budweiser and we've been married for 10 yrs. We live in the northern neck of va.  I worked from home with a number of companys and never got anywhere and now I found my true home business and I love it because I get to help my hubby and our family out and most importantly helping moms who are struggling:)

I joined La Bella Baskets, because the company has so much to offer and I'm so happy I found this affordable awesome opportunity, I can now work from home helping others and finally be able to help our family, so we can go anywhere we want and enjoy life. My DREAM is to go travel the world and never have to worry about money again.

I want to say thankyou to Mia,Janis, Crystal for offering this awesome affordable opportunity to us women and men and being such great support and always answering my questions so promptly:)

Thankyou Ladies!!:)

Christine Wilberding
I currently work from home for a surrogacy agency. I love the fact that I can work from home because I've chosen to homeschool my children ages 16, 12, and 4.

I chose to join La Bella Baskets because I would like to supplement our household income.

Jamiecel Pedrosa
I am Jamiecel Pedrosa 36 years old sinlge mom of 2 kids,Jonie Ysabelle and John Kenneth.Since I was diagnosed with breast cancer last year,i had been looking for a home based work so that i can be with my family all the time and have financial balance for the kids.So,when a friend referred me to labella baskets,i am so happy and joined right away.At last i found my dream and all i will do is build on it.

Connie Koprowicz
My name is Connie Koprowicz.  I have just moved to South Carolina from Colorado with my daughter.  I joined La Bella Baskets to earn some extra money while I look for a full-time job.  I'm excited to build up a customer base and bring new people into the company as well!"

Peggy Braithwaite
Hi everyone!  My name is Peggy and I live in St. Clair Shores, Michigan about 20 minutes northeast of Detroit on the shores of beautiful Lake St. Clair.  I work part time here in St. Clair Shores at an accounting firm.  I was seeking another part time job when I discovered La Bella Baskets and thought what a great idea.  I am a single mom and I have an 11yr. old son and my daughter and son-in-law live with me also, but they are moving into their own place this weekend.  I just wanted to say hello and let you know how excited I am about this opportunity.  

Hello there, my name is Tonya Groomes.  I joined La Bella Baskets because I was looking for a real work from home company that would allow me the financial freedom and flexibility to set my own schedule and be my own boss.  I have been involved with other work from home businesses, but this is by far the best and last I will ever be involved with.   The company really does all the work for us.  All I have to do is get the word out to others and let them know about our wonderful gift baskets and flower arrangements.  I also was very impressed with the baskets of hope program which sends out gift baskets to single moms as a way of saying we care about you and all that you do.  I look forward to growing my La Bella basket business and many thanks to both Mia and Janis for this wonderful opportunity!!      
Crystal Ayers
My name is Crystal Ayers and I'm extremely excited about LaBella Baskets.  I've joined the family because I love the products and super excited to promote something that I love!  I've never been "self-employed" and I'm looking forward to being able to spend more time with my 1 year old daughter...all the while getting the word out about Bella Baskets and sharing the love!  My dream is to be able to compensate my part-time wages and be a full-time mom and wife to my loving family.

Thanks for welcoming me to your family. 
Sherry Stoll
I am from Maryville, MO. I joined the La Bella Gift Baskets team in late June 2010. I have a lot of hope that I can turn this into something very profitable for me. I'm in the midst of a postcard campaign, am marketing on Facebook, and blogging about it.

I live on a farm with my husband where he raises cattle and is busy with hay pasture while balancing a factory job.
Deb Galarza
I currently reside in Appleton, Wisconsin.  Working at home has always been a wish of mine but unfortunately I have not had that opportunity.  I found La Bella Baskets and jumped at the opportunity.  I have always had a fascination with Gift Baskets.  They're pretty, fun and make great gifts.  I am looking forward to building my business so that I can replace my current income and work at home full time.  My dream is to be financially in a position to afford the lifestyle I want.  To be able to pay my bills without thinking about it.  To buy a house or some property somewhere out Southwest.  To be able to take care of my family and provide for their needs.  I look forward to the opportunity to get to know other consultants who do this business. Thank you La Bella for coming into my life.

Cherylyn Butler
Hello, My name is Cherylyn Butler -I live in Barrington, N.H. which is in the Strafford County area of N.H. ~ I am happily married to a WONDERFUL man - it took me 3 tries, but  I finally got it right !  And when they say ,"the 3rd time is the charm", they are absolutely correct!  I also have 3 fantastic boys whom I am so proud of -Ryan , 22 - PJ, (Paul-Joseph) 19, and Dylan 9 yrs old . And a great stepson Lucas 19 .  I am also excited, and looking forward to being a 1st time Grandmother in Feb. 2011!!  I found La Bella Baskets  in my email inbox , not too long ago - (2 weeks ago)  to be exact,  sent from an LBB consultant who saw my info online generated to her through a lead she had-and decided to send me an email about the business, and I have to tell you , I am so relieved she did!!  Because this is just what I have been looking for - it's as if God had answered all of my prayers! 

You see, I have been down a long road to nowhere... I  had been looking for a legitimate work -at- home opportunity with "integrity" since Jan. 2006. I had no idea how difficult  that journey was going to be. 

So - when I got that email from the LBB consultant and now my sponsor - I have to admit, at first I was a little skeptical because of all the scams I had fallen for in the past, but as I read it all over - the more excited I got!!  I showed it to my husband and as we re-read it more than 4 times...we both decided  it would be a fabulous opportunity !!  I knew this was a right fit for me -as I felt at peace with it -it gave me the impression that this business was run with integrity , that they were honest and genuine. I simply could not pass this up!  I always told myself before - "when in doubt, don't do it"  -but with La Bella Baskets, I never had any doubt in my mind!  So my husband helped me with the small start up fee to join- and now I am off and ready to start making this business work for me and my family!  I can't tell you how excited I am to begin to make new lasting friendships, and see my successful future unfold before my eyes!  The possibilities are endless!!   Thank You so much!! 

Rhonda Stirewalt
I am so excited about opening my own business and being able to work from home. Just when all the excitement of getting my Son off to college and my daughter into her senior year of high school. We have had a new addition to the family.Thats right !! We adopted a little girl and I am looking so forward to being able to spend the time with her. I just want to say thanks Labella baskets for making this oppurtunity available.
Ellen Daly
Hi my name is Ellen Daly and I'm from Boston MA.  I am so excited and happy to be involved with Labella Baskets.  I have always wanted my own business. So I could be my own boss and have
financial independence.  This is such wonderful idea because you make people happy.  Whose not happy when they receive a beautiful basket or
a pretty floral arrangement!!!

Thank you for giving me this opportunity.
Vikki McQuaid
My name is Vikki McQuaid, I live in South Carolina with my husband and two boys. I am in the medical profession and I have been a Labella Basket Consultant since June 2010.

I am very excited to be a part of Labella Baskets! My goals and dreams are to achieve financial freedom from my Labella Basket Business.

The simplicity of this business is what attracted me to this wonderful company. I love that not only is it fun and simple but the start up cost to own my very own business made it possible for me to start my journey with Labella Baskets!
I look forward to a long prosperous relationship with Labella Baskets.

Nicolette Stevens
My name is Nicolette Stevens and I am a recently married mother and step-mother to a total of four adult children, none of whom live at home.  I work a full time job for someone else and have come to the realization that while my efforts "may" be appreciated, I can be laid off or terminated in an instant.  It is my belief that everyone should have their own full time or side "gig".  With the help and encouragement of my wonderful husband Labella is now a major part of my side "gig".

Tangela Smith Williams
I am married with 3 kids (1 girl and 2 boys) to my husband Robert going on 19 years. I live in Cary, NC and yes I have worked at home before, and it helps me to connect better with my kids to teach them the value of business ownership. I joined La Bella Baskets for what it stands: Helping Single Moms. I have several friends who are single moms and I see them struggle with parenting skills and making ends meet. If something ever happened to me and my husband I would want a friend to jump in and help me out like I do them. My dream is to teach other women how to have a business of her own so so she can be there for her family and kids.
Melanie Peterson
My name is Melanie Peterson and I currently work a very stressful full time job.  I was a single mom for a long time until I met my wonderful husband.  I have children very active in sports and other activities and have been unable to be there for them like I want to.  This is a wonderful idea and I just signed up to become a consultant.  My goal is to create a great business for La Bella and myself and provide the opportunity for other people to do the same.  I also want to spend more time with my family and give them more of "ME" The examples of what one can do with the extra income are endless and thats what I like. So many great ideas.  This is right for my family and I am going to work hard to get this going. Thank You! You have a beautiful business and I strongly support single mothers because I have been there.
Kelli Moore
My name is Kelli Moore. I am from Central Iowa. I have two growing boys. I have tried other home-based businesses before but I wasn't successful in doing something that cost me more money than I could spare. I was raised by a singe parent. My Mom would have greatly benefitted from the Basket of Hope program that La Bella Baskets provides for those who
are struggling.

I love the idea of being able to spend more time at home and possibly doing something for myself as well has helping people with their gifting
The baskets are beautiful. I look forward to my new "follow the yellow-brick road" journey with La Bella Baskets. Thank you for such a wonderful opportunity!

Kelli Moore

Leigh Spittel
Hello! My name is Leigh Spittel and I have made Pittsburgh,PA my home for over twenty years now ! I married my highschool sweetheart twenty-three years ago, have four beautiful and talented children, ages 15-21 ( two girls and two boys) a cat and a chocolate labrador named Bella, who helps me to promote my new La Bella Baskets business around my neighborhood! I am very active in my parish where my husband is the parish pastor , the local boyscout troop, and local pro-life groups. I am an Interior Decorator, and I love to infuse my creativity
into my surroundings,hosting parties, making party and wedding decorations and remodeling spaces as needed. My dream is to someday own my own design business.I have been in retail or direct sales of many different products since 1982, so I enjoy meeting people and serving their needs. I joined LaBella Baskets because it offered me a carreer opportunity with growth potenial, creative freedom and flexibility to manage around my family's needs and schedules. Thank
You Janis and Mia for creating a company that believes in the entrepreneurial spirit of people and promotes genuine love for others.