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Most of you are aware… but for those of you who aren’t regulars on this site… I am a skincare addict.

I have tons of tips, tricks, + favorite products… but the FIRST STEP in my routine (and the step that I swear by for a steady glow) is this device.

I have had early access to the device for months now… finally it’s not just exclusive to influencers + insiders.

Drumroll please… it became available to the public TODAY!

I always want you to have current information on the technology available to you (especially natural technology that doesn’t involve injections or fillers).

This is as current as you can get.

I use this rad device.

What does it do?

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Clothes that are unbelievably soft, cut in the most flattering way, low-key enough to rock at yoga and fashionable enough to take out on the town… Hill Kid is the lifestyle brand for any woman who has a free spirit and good taste.  I own everything fromHill Kid’s tank tops to their headwear and I can honestly say that the clothes are some of the softest and most figure flattering clothing that I own {and… I own quite a bit of clothing}.

I wanted to expose all of you to Hill Kid and offer you the chance to win one of their incredible shirts {we’re giving away the grey flowy top pictured above}.  You can win the HK top with a Blonder Ambitions tank and canvas tote… Now you can be fashionable whether you are hitting the gym, meeting up with friends, or perusing the local farmer’s market.  To win the Hill Kid Flowy Grey Top, Blonder Ambitions Canvas Tote, and Blonder Ambitions Racerback Tank, simply follow the rules below to enter the giveaway.


  • Contest begins April 28, 2014 at 12:01am and ends May 18, 2014 at 11:59pm.
  • To enter the contest, simply use social media {in one of the following ways} to share your favorite Hill Kid look as styled by Kiki E. of Blonder Ambitions.
  1. Pin Your Favorite Look – pin one of the looks below to Pinterest and hashtag the image with #hillkid and #blonderambitions.
  2. Tweet Your Favorite Look – tweet one of the looks below on Twitter and hashtag the tweet with #hillkid and #blonderambitions.
  3. Re-Gram Your Favorite Look – post your favorite look to Instagram {or “re-gram” the look} and hashtag the picture with #hillkid and #blonderambitions
  • You earn an entry into the giveaway through any of these methods.  You earn one entry per method with a maximum of three entries per person {one entry for Pinterest, one for Twitter, and one for Instagram}.
  • The winner will be chosen using and will be announced in a Blonder Ambitions blog post on Monday, May 19, 2014.
  • Must be a resident of the United States to enter.

Which look is your favorite? Remember to enter on PinterestInstagram, or Twitter for a chance to win! (edit)


I am a firm believer in never letting an opportunity pass me by… So when someone asked me if I wanted to fly to Las Vegas, be fitted for a showgirl costume, be flown back out to California, head to Palm Springs and do a photo shoot with my sister in the aforementioned showgirl attire…. I said, “Why not?”  After I first took a look at the costume {and the headdress!}, I was a bit trepidatious about what I had stumbled into.  However, after mastering my balance, finding the perfect pair of clear heels, and giggling with my sister all the way through the photo shoot… I realized I had made the right decision.  Being a showgirl {for a day} was scintillating {and, obviously, humorous}… and, somehow, instead of the large headdress feeling oppressive, ridiculous, or demeaning… it made me feel a bit powerful {perhaps because I was about 9 feet tall while wearing it}… and beautiful.  Every girl should get the chance to be a showgirl for a day.