This Chic Wallet Charges an iPhone {Early Bird Pricing}

The Brand New Everpurse Mini, the chic wallet that charges your smartphone is now available for pre-order early bird pricing of $98 until May 6 #wearabletech

So yeah, I'm an admitted Everpurse groupie. Since they're Kickstarter in 2012 (which John backed as a birthday gift to me!) I've been talking about my love of the original Everpurse clutch that charges your smartphone. I respect them as a small family-owned Chicago-based company that cares about … [Read more...]

Nominate a Mama Bear! {Helzberg #BearHug}

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Do you have a fierce Mama Bear in your life?   It could be your own mother or grandmother, a friend, a colleague; a mom you admire because its clear she goes above and beyond to support, comfort and love the "kids" in her life. My friends at Helzberg Diamonds (they are the awesome folks … [Read more...]

Goodbye Winter…Hello Spring Style

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It has been one hellish winter in many parts of North America...in fact I just saw some surprise Spring snow in parts of the US this week. Ugh. Thankfully here in the typically grey and rainy Pacific Northwest, we have actually started to have real spring weather. Like. REAL. SPRING! It was in the … [Read more...]

Easy Spring Fashion Tips

. Guest Post by Jenna Maroney At long last, we’re (hopefully!) coming up on the finish line of one of the worst winters in recent U.S. history, and I don’t know about you, but I am more than ready to shove aside my winter coat and scarves to make room for my boxes of spring and summer clothes. To … [Read more...]

Lee Jeans and Moss Mills Clutch

Fashionista Event

. Today over 100 bloggers are kicking off the 2014 Spring Fashionista Giveaway Event hosted by Still Blonde After All These Years  and ModlyChic. It's all Fashion! Only FASHION! And is the Largest Fashion Giveaway event on the internet with $26,000+ in prizes, a grand prize valued at $1,200 (see … [Read more...]

Dress & Bow of the Month Clubs Lillybelle’s Closet, SassyBug

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. Giveaway is now CLOSED, but please check out Lillybelle's Closet and SassyBug Boutique below for beautiful girls fashion and accessories. Today over 100 bloggers are kicking off the 2014 Spring Fashionista Giveaway Event hosted by Still Blonde After All These Years  and ModlyChic. Its all … [Read more...]

Thrifted: Charity Formal {Thrifting Tips}

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- Last week, John and I attended a charity event called Child's Play. Its a organization, celebrating its 10-year anniversary, created by the games industry to provide toys, book and video game consoles and games to kids at Children's Hospitals worldwide. They've raised millions of dollars over … [Read more...]

Little Girl & Doll Style: America Girl Twinkle Party Dress

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. We never pushed it on her, but my little angel Ellie loves to be a princess. Its funny because growing up with an older brother she's been exposed to typically "boy" things all of the time, and she loves those too. I mean she was a Power Ranger for Halloween. We try to instill that there's … [Read more...]

What to Wear: Family Photos

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- We had our family holiday photos taken over the weekend by the awesome Julie Khoury Photography. I always have fun coming up with our outfits for our photo shoot, which has become a yearly tradition before the holidays. I know we'll look back and appreciate having them, especially since most of … [Read more...]

40th Birthday Style

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  Last night was my 40th Birthday Party! Oh my I'm 40 today. So here's a fun little post about my birthday fashion. I debated wearing a dress. After all its was a milestone event, but the get-together was at a casual bar, The Collective on Tap in Woodinville, WA and owned by my friend Kat. … [Read more...]

Everpurse Review & Coupon/Discount

Everpurse Holiday Feature

. Deck the halls my friends! This year's must have crossover tech and fashion accessory--also known as wearable tech--is the Everpurse. The clutch purse that charges your smartphone. Yep, you read that correctly. A chic and stylish handbag that keeps your phone charged on the go with an … [Read more...]

Inspired by Halloween

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. I absolutely LOVE Halloween. Its by far my favorite holiday. I've always been the chick at the office or the mom at the school Halloween party dressed in full-on costume. I actually really enjoy dressing up for anything, from costume parties to formal events. The chance to be something other … [Read more...]

Must Have: Purse that Charges your Phone

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. You may have seen my preliminary review of Everpurse, the purse that charges your smartphone, back in June when the company so generously sent me a prototype on loan for my Out of the Darkness Overnight Walk. We backed their Kickstarter last year and its no secret I had been anxiously awaiting my … [Read more...]

Stella & Dot Sale to Benefit Suicide Prevention

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Today, I am kicking off an online Stella & Dot Fundraiser to support my Seattle Out of the Darkness Walk for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Thank you to Stella & Dot Stylist Laurie for offering to donate 50% of her commissions directly to my walk fundraising page. To visit … [Read more...]

Rock What You’ve Got

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. GUEST POST By: Morgann of Glitter in the Grey I'd like to welcome Morgann, a fellow Pacific Northwesterner and style blogger. I started following her earlier this year and asked her to guest post because I love getting her posts in my inbox, and thought you would too. Her style is fun but very … [Read more...]

Owning Our Beauty: BlogHer ’13 Fashion Show

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  Being a part of the BlogHer '13 Fashion Show last Saturday was truly a "life list" kind of event. Its not something I ever expected to be a part of, and I can't even begin to tell you how fun and empowering it was to step WAY out of my comfort zone with a group of truly exceptional women … [Read more...]

Risk and Reward

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I'm in Chicago today for the very last day of BlogHer conference. Its been such an incredible experience so far on so many levels, but one of the biggest lessons I'm learning is that without risk, we'll never reap the rewards. I didn't originally plan to come this year, but my friend Kerri … [Read more...]