Valentine’s Gift Guide for Him

Valentine’s Gift Guide for Him

It’s that time of year when we start thinking about what to buy that special guy in our life. A special gift requires some reflection and thought. Simple or not, it’s a great way to show your guy how much you care. When choosing a gift, keep in mind that the effort is truly what counts.  It shows that you’re listening to what he likes or needs and that you’re remembering it. Continue reading “Valentine’s Gift Guide for Him”

Valentine’s Gift Guide for Her

Valentine’s Gift Guide for Her

It’s that time of year again when we just got through all of the hustle and bustle of the holidays and another one sneaks up on us. Valentine’s Day. You either love it or hate it. This year I’m choosing to love it. I’m going to love it by donating the Barefoot Dreams blanket from my gift guide below to a women’s shelter in Buffalo, NY for someone who could really stand to have their spirits lifted.

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Favorite Fragrances for Women 2018

Favorite Fragrances for Women 2018

Perfumes…so many to choose from! Where does one even start? You try one on, then another and suddenly they all smell the same. Which have lasting power? Which smell outdated? Which smell modern? Which evoke happy memories?

A signature scent is such a fun thing to have. It’s a reflection of you, your personality and it’s what people will remember you by. Scents trigger powerful memories so having a good one is important! A small dose of a scent can bring your mind back to a special memory, a place, a season, a person, a flower, a tree, a sunrise on a warm day, a day at the beach or a romantic night in the city. When you choose a fragrance, you’re choosing much more than a scent. You’re choosing a memory for yourself and others.

I recently asked my readers on Facebook what their favorite fragrance to wear was and what did they like about it? I thought it would be a fun way for Em & Gracie readers to learn more about other fragrances and why people liked them in case they were looking for something new to wear. When reading the responses below, let’s not forget that fragrances are a matter of preference and they don’t smell the same on everyone. Continue reading “Favorite Fragrances for Women 2018”

Best of 2017

Best of 2017

I’m looking back on 2017 with a full and happy heart. My first 4 months of blogging have been a fun-filled learning process! I want to thank each and every one of you for sharing your time with me. This post is a reflection of my favorite and most successful looks from 2017. I hope you enjoy these flashbacks as much as I do!

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5 Cyber Monday Sale Gift Ideas Worth Checking Out

5 Cyber Monday Sale Gift Ideas Worth Checking Out

It’s Cyber Monday and what a fun day it is to be an online shopper and blogger! So many great deals, free shipping and no battling the parking lots or crowds at stores to get your holiday shopping done. So…grab some coffee and let’s shop ’til we fall off our chairs! Be sure to follow me on Facebook too for more great deals!

Here are 5 great items on sale worth checking out this Cyber Monday. Be sure to refer to my previous 2 posts, “7 Winter Looks You Need Right Now” and “The Best of Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales” for more awesome deals.

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7 Winter Looks You Need Right Now

7 Winter Looks You Need Right Now

Suddenly it’s starting to feel a lot like Winter in Buffalo, NY and with the holidays right around the corner I thought it would be best to post all of these looks now to help you with your shopping and planning. Most of it is on sale throughout this weekend and tomorrow so be sure to get your sizes now. Simply click on the links and shop! Continue reading “7 Winter Looks You Need Right Now”