Winter GIVEAWAY by Windy City Bloggers

standard December 2, 2015 Leave a response

Beginning today, I’m teaming up with some fellow Windy City Bloggers for a winter giveaway! The contest runs (pun intended) through December 9th and the winner will be announced on December 11th. Take a peek below at all the amazing goodies (especially the Lululemon yoga mat) and good luck!!!

WCBC Work It Out Gift Basket Giveaway


Enter to win this gift basket organized by The Windy City Blogger Collective full of fitness gear and credits for classes! Valued at over $300 this basket includes:

  • $75 Gift Card from ThredUP
  • Luna Mini Facial Cleansing Device from FOREO
  • Renegade Runner Half Zip Sweatshirt, hair ties and lip balm from Lucy Activewear
  • 5 Pack of Core Fusion and Yoga Classes from Exhale Spa
  • Ferro Rosa Friction Fix, Rescue Gel and exfoliating shower gloves from Daniela’s Facial Studio
  • 3mm yoga mat from lululemon
  • Class Coupon from MaZi Dance Fitness Center
  • $25 Gift Card from Sweat
  • 2 Weeks of Unlimited Classes from Pure Barre River North
  • 5 Computrainer Bike Classes or $50 in online credit from Live Grit
  • New Beauty Test Tube

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Windy City Bloggers Holiday Favorites + Giveaway

standard December 3, 2014 Leave a response

Windy City Bloggers Holiday Favorites

Windy City Bloggers Holiday FavoritesWindy City Bloggers Holiday Favorites

One of my favorite parts of the holidays, aside from spending time with loved ones, is giving thoughtful gifts, yet staying on a budget. I’ve teamed up with some Windy City Bloggers and we are giving away our favorite gifts under $30 in three different gift baskets. All you have to do is follow the bloggers on Instagram, enter the Rafflecopter below and live in the US.

I chose this beautiful gold snake chain bracelet from Marc by Marc Jacobs, which also happens to be my favorite brand. It’s the perfect bracelet to add to your arm soiree while attending holiday soirees.


Gift Basket #1: For the Glam Girl [retail $350+]

BKR water bottle Bite Beauty cashmere lip cream from Adrian James

Sole Society scarf from Loop Looks

Target glitter clutch from The F Bombs

Marc by Marc Jacobs bracelet from Hallways Are My Runways

Lauren Moshi tote [via Comfort Me Boutique] from Gold Coast Girl

Pomegranate hand lotion [via Comfort Me Boutique] from An Eventful Life 

Benefit “They’re Real” mascara from Try It On Me headwrap [via Smitten Boutique] from Sportsanista

Betsey Johnson scarf set from Feline Creatures 

Drop earrings [via Benevolent Jewels] from Grace in Style

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Make sure to visit all the other bloggers and check out what they’re giving away as well. Good luck & happy holidays!

Gift Basket #2: For the Social Butterfly [retail $250]

Fancy Nancista // Fancykins // Style by Joules // Rachelle Smiles // Erica Finds // Belle Meets World // Debbie Donato // 101 Things I Love // JLa-Di-Da // B Chic B Glamorous

Gift Basket #3: For the Holiday Hostess [retail $250+]

Tomatoes for Cucumbers // 30s and Chic // Wear and Why // The Kittchen // The Trendy Sparrow // The Around The Way // A Squared // Cucina Kristina // Little Black Blog

Photos by: Elizabeth & Nancy

Isle Of Skye

gallery March 11, 2014 Leave a response

With the ever-changing weather lately, it’s sometimes hard to know how cold it really is or if the sun is being deceptive. I don’t always wear the appropriate pieces when putting looks together because I base what I wear on how I feel that day or if I get an idea, I’ll just go with it and not really look at the forecast. Read More