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Social Media Trends That Could Make Or Break Lifestyle Bloggers and Influencers in 2017

February 9, 2017

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Much like the masses of people who use the start of a new year to hit the reset button, businesses do the same exact thing. Most of them rolled through Q4 of 2016 knowing that there were bottlenecks in the social media strategy but just wanted to get through the rest of the new year and use their 2017 budget and strategy to do more of what did work in 2016 and a lot less of what didn’t work.  Let’s take a look at where this year is going to take lifestyle blogging and how we can be more mindful of our efforts and results for 2017.

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10 Best Kid-Friendly Beer Joints in San Diego

June 13, 2016

kid friendly bay city brewing companyLet’s face it, craft beer is to San Diego what wine is to Napa. San Diegan’s have loved beer long before we had our kids and long before it became trendy.  So why, just because we now have kids, should we not be able to enjoy it in the same way we did before?  Whether you are a local or a tourist, there is no reason why you should forgo a good brewery or favorite beer on tap just because the kids are in tow. Lucky for all of us parents, these awesome kid friendly breweries and restaurants are not only serving up great beer they are doing it with a laid back vibe that is welcoming to both beer and non-beer drinkers alike.

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Checklist to Authenticate a Pre-Owned Louis Vuitton

April 6, 2015

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Authenticating Louis Vuittton is a valuable skill to have and one I have been fortunate enough to become, dare I say an expert at.  Before I had kids studying Louis Vuitton was a hobby of mine.  I had several handbags that I purchased at the store and one Saturday afternoon I was on ebay and came across a vintage trunk that was in my price range.  The economy wasn’t great and luxury goods were moving so I was able to win this trunk for under $1,000!  I became enthralled by the history of this 100 year old trunk and set out to find as much as I could about it.  Not only did I find out that I was the proud owner of Emily Vanderbilt’s trunk I also instantly became a passionate collector.

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Top 3 Designer Bags That Double as a Diaper Bag

March 3, 2015

Top 3 Designer Bags That Double as a Diaper BagTo save new mom’s time and money, I’ve compiled a list of the top 3 designer bags that can double as a diaper bag. Don’t waste $200+ on a diaper bag that is only going to serve you for a small window of your life. Trust me, you won’t need this bag for more than a year or so. Invest your money into a beautiful designer bag and let it double as a diaper bag for the few years you need one.

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