Posts Written On May 12, 2017

Mom Needs These Cheeky #Tees

This Mother’s Day, why not give moms a gift they’ll love to wear with VooChic’s sassy fashion that will make them smile? These fun-loving, must-have tees have just right cheeky attitude for those high-spirited moms on your list.

Celebrate Your Family’s First Ladies with Handcrafted Apparel that Says It All

Salute your family’s first lady this Mother’s Day with the love-filled fun of VooChic fashion. With just the right cheeky attitude for those high-spirited women in your life, VooChic celebrates all the glory of motherhood with tongue-in-cheek messages that those ardent mamas will love to show off.

VooChic is a unique brand that stands out like no other. Modern and hip, VooChic uses high-quality materials in different and unusual designs that you won’t find anywhere else.

All of VooChic’s handcrafted apparel is printed, rhinestoned, glittered, or screen-printed with love and care as they are created. Entirely original, each piece is made with high-spirited designs that are sassy, lively and befit any proud, fiery woman wearing them.

VooChic offers a wide-range of fun-loving messages and styles including the following:

  • Let all the hot mamacitas sport the loud and proud Latina MAMACITA Black & White Handcrafted Tanky made with 100% cotton. The relaxed fit is perfect for everyday wear, as a beach cover or a workout tank ($28).
  • Tell everyone she’s a one-of-a-kind with a flowy-cuffed Mother Like No Other muscle tee. This simple yet eye-catching tee is made with soft viscose and polyester, and topped with black-screen print that tells the world she’s outstanding.

VooChic is created by Dallas-Cowboys enthusiast and LEO (law enforcement officer) wife, Yvette Faulkner. As a LEO wife and motherof three, Yvette came up with the concept to create unique designs for women to wear and share while supporting their LEOs. Yvette’s passion for being distinctive comes to life in the fun-spirited boutique apparel that is perfect for any occasion.

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Mother’s Day: Local Entrepreneur and New Mother of Triplets

GetHappy Entrepreneur and New Mom of Triplets Offers Gourmet Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day
Celebrate mom with personalized delectable gift options from GetHappy!

As a veteran mother, entrepreneur and new mother of triplets, GetHappy Founder Lindsay Erickson knows exactly what moms want this Mother’s Day.

Her Midwest gourmet confectionary company, GetHappy, has been serving both local and national consumers the world’s most delicious handmade chocolates, a global collection of gummies, and gourmet caramel apples served alongside a special personalized message.

“GetHappy is about taking the time to let someone know that you care, and show the person who brought you into this world that you appreciate them this Mother’s Day,” said founder Lindsay Erickson. “My team at each of our seven GetHappy locations have been busy putting together innovative and exciting gift packages to show Mom just how much she’s cared for.

Erickson’s love of creating gift packages for others and sending unexpected greeting cards to show that you care was the impetus for launching GetHappy at Mayfair Mall in September of 2011. Since launch, GetHappy has grown to seven locations in Wisconsin and Illinois as well as successfully breaking into the e-commerce market, allowing nationwide shipping. Between her brand’s success, an eight-year-old son, and new triplets, Erickson is determined to pass the joy onto others this Mother’s Day.

The GetHappy Special Gift Basket is designed to make a mother’s mouth water. It features a delectable, handcrafted caramel apple and an assortment of the finest Belgian chocolates, each carefully nestled in a gourmet chocolate container and tied together with their beautiful, signature blue ribbon.

For a special thank you to the chocolate lover, GetHappy has created a decadent Belgian Box Tower. Weighing in at a pound and a half, this box features an assortment of all her favorite chocolate truffles. As a bonus, they’re offering special Mother’s Day pricing of only $40. As always, all their creations can be personalized completely free of charge!

“A mother is a teacher, a leader, a protector, and a disciplinarian all rolled into one,” said Erickson. “Mother’s Day isn’t just about indulging or treating, it is about showing appreciation for all that they do.”

About GetHappy:

Lindsay Erickson launched GetHappy to brighten up other peoples’ lives using sweet treats from around the world. Since its launch at the Mayfair Mall in September of 2011, GetHappy has grown to seven locations in Southeast Wisconsin and Illinois, and now has a growing online retail business.


7 Last Minute Mother’s Day Gift Ideas! :)

It’s almost time to celebrate the moms in our lives!

Are you scrambling for a last minute gift?

If so, we’ve got you covered!

We’ve included 7 products below that are sure to make mom smile on her special day. 🙂

Baby Zala

LA designer Laura ODonnell knows that being a new mom is a tough act to balance. That’s why every piece from her hip new line, Baby Zala, is designed to help make moms’ lives easier and more fabulous! The Baby Zala brand has a variety of multi-functional mom essentials with a luxurious look and feel, to help moms look and feel their best! Men- if your wife has a newborn, take note: these make great gifts for Mother’s Day!

Moms with breastfeeding babies are loving these gorgeous Infiniti Shawls: perfect for cooler spring and summer nights as they are light weight, versatile, and ideal for on the go moms. They can be worn a variety of ways, and can even convert into a stroller canopy for your baby with a snap of a few buttons.

If she’s a traveling mama, she will swoon over these gorgeous Italian Leather travel bags complete with all the pockets she could need for a laptop, ipad, phone, baby goods, and more! Or, if you want to gift her with something more fit for a date night, you can’t go wrong with a sophisticated leather clutch, like this one.


Mom will look and feel radiant with SKINFOOD! Healthy skin starts with food. Food contains vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants that are good for the body inside and out. SKINFOOD uses these nourishing elements in all their products to deliver targeted nourishment and care. Brazilian black sugar, South Asian royal black honey, French grapes – these are just some of the good-for-you ingredients they include in their product development. The key to maximizing beauty can be found in the food around us. For a clean and smooth complexion, try their amazing Black Sugar Honey Mask Wash Off.


Moms deserve to enjoy their newborn without having to worry about their undergarments. Those sweet moments in between feeding can now be cherished because BeliBea allows moms to wear just ONE bra for breastfeeding and for hands-free pumping. No more changing, pumping, changing, nursing, changing, pumping, and so on. The BeliBea allows for easy access while providing prime coverage so you and your baby can have a pleasant experience. Built for comfort and functionality the BeliBea is the best nursing and pumping bra on the market!

Mother Trucker & co.

Take your spring/summer fashion to the next level with Mother TruckerThis great brand has the perfect items that will make anyone stand out and look great! As seen in Life & Style Magazine and US Weekly, Mother Trucker is a California-based trucker hat company that is dazzling, sexy and full of personality. Founded in the summer of 2015, Mother Trucker co. features specially designed trucker style hats with fun and hip phrases worn by celebs such as Tori Spelling, Candace Cameron Bure, Christina El Moussa and many more! Don’t let mom leave for the beach without a NEW Mother Trucker beach bag, available this May!

ModerneChild Shoppe

If you know a fashion forward mom with a “mini-me,” get her these adorable clothes from SoCal Fashion designer and “mompreneur,” Kim Landi! Landi designs stunning outfits and accessories for children and women! Recently featured on The Today Show, celebrities such as Tori Spelling and Amanda Stanton love dressing their daughters in her line, ModerneChild Shoppe ModerneChild Shoppe offers high-quality, unique attire and accessories that are deemed what fashion bloggers call “cuteness overload.” Choose from an array of super stylish outfits and accessories – shop their adorable Mommy & Me Collection that will have mom and daughter looking fabulous.

  • Affordable, high quality chic designs
  • Celeb favorites!
  • “Mommy and Me” matching outfits
  • Prices: $14-$36
  • 6 months – 12 years; and select adult sizes!
  • Bottoms, dresses, outerwear, skirts, suits, sets and accessories
  • Shop online at


Hot Chocolate Design (HCD)

How can a pair of shoes reflect style and mood and make you feel super unique? Hot Chocolate Design (HCD) has figured out that exact formula. Through exceptional design, imagination and creativity, this Venezuelan company has become internationally known for their fun and funky shoe designs. The founders are constantly influenced by different styles, tastes and eras, which they channel in their designs to create one-of-a-kind shoes that are loved equally by young and old, mainstream and non-mainstream, fashion-forward individuals. Beautifully packaged in a cake-themed decorative box, shoes from Hot Chocolate Design make a spectacular gift for the bold shoe lover on your holiday list. Take a look at HCD’s top picks from their marvelous Chocolaticas® and Double Topping line, available in a wide variety of prints and designs, perfect for mom this Mother’s Day!

Happy Yellow Dress

Achieve a classic look with Happy Yellow Dress  – a company on a mission to bring the femininity back to fashion with classic styles inspired by the ‘40’s and ‘50’s. This lovely line of clothing gives any modern woman a quintessential look that will make the boys whistle. A labor of love, all the pretty pieces are carefully crafted from high quality cotton, rather than blends or polyester. As an added bonus, all of the delightful dresses and skirts have hidden side seam pockets, making it easy for mom to throw on a number and get out the door!


Be Ready For Any Adventure With Sprigs JakRak ​Hands-Free Coat Carrier

The ultimate solution to carrying your coat on the go.

Make life easier and your load lighter with Sprigs®’ patent pending JakRak,

the ​perfect solution for carrying your coat on the go.

Made for any adventurer, this clever device is great for hikers, city commuters, event goers, travelers and even errand runners! The struggle is real when it comes to traveling with a jacket. Unless you wear it on the plane, that perfect parka usually takes up a good chunk of space in your carry-on bag. Stylishly designed and strikingly executed, the JakRak™ doesn’t cut corners when it comes to your comfort and security.

How does the JakRak™ work? Using a set of three secure, custom-made clips, the JakRak™ attaches inside the coat to the neckline and under the arms. When you want to remove your coat, just drop it down off your shoulders and the JakRak™ holds it on your shoulders comfortably and securely. Mix it up – wear it over both shoulders, one shoulder or across your body! With silicone coating over the teeth of the clip, this sturdy product can hold up to 12 lbs – their sliders even make it easy to adjust for all shapes and sizes!

Lighten your next layover with these functional features of the JakRak™:

  • Holds heavy and light coats without damaging fabric interior
  • Attaches to inside coat for out-of-sight wear
  • Carries all kinds of coats (light jackets, rain coats, blazers) up to 7 lbs ​(the average winter coat weighs only 3 pounds!)​
  • ​One Size Fits All  – The JakRak adjusts to fit all shapes and size

It’s easy – wear the JakRak™ over both shoulders like a backpack, over one shoulder, or across your body and you’ll be ready for your next journey! Join Sprigs® on ​March 15, 2017 as they launch a NEW Kickstarter campaign to bring their innovative JakRak™ coat carrier to life.