I'm leaving at the crack of dawn to head to Chicago for BlogHer '13. This will be my fourth BlogHer Conference (five, if you include BlogHer Food in 2011!), and while I'm a little anxious to be away from home for the first time all summer, I am looking forward to what I know will be a great reunion with bloggy friends, and a monsoon of fascinating content and networking. If … [Read more...] about BlogHer-Bound!
I was in Atlanta this past weekend attending, and keynoting, the Stiletto Women in Business Awards hosted by the brilliant Karlena Wallace. And, wow! I'm so glad that I was invited to be a part of the event because it was so, so special on so many levels. It was intimate. After being at a 25,000 person event last weekend, it was delightful to be at an event where you can … [Read more...] about That’s My Style: #SWIBA Edition
I had the most fun today. I kicked off the day with the Personalizing Celebrations session with Martha Stewart Weddings Editorial Director, Darcy Miller. She was chockful of tips and creative ideas for party-throwing. My kinda gal. She was also a riot (and is apparently obsessed with candy - check out the adorable chocolate-bar-business-cards she gave each of us). Next I … [Read more...] about #AltSummit ~ Day 3!
I'm all itchy and twitchy because it's been a whole 2.5 months since my last blogging conference. The good news is that I'll be headed to New Orleans next month for the Mom 2.0 Summit. I've heard such great things about the conference and can't wait to go. I've also been working closely with Laura Mayes and Carrie Pacini (but more on that another day) - and they are … [Read more...] about Talking Strategy at Mom 2.0 Summit
I'm so excited. Do you know someone that radiates success and knows how to do things right? I do! Her name is Shameeka Ayers, also known as The Broke Socialite. I've only known her for about a year, but in that time she's blown me away with her business savvy, exuberant personality and attention to all things fabulous. Most recently, with her super successful Sugar Coma … [Read more...] about For the Lifestyle Blogger in You: Lavish! An Unconference