We have added new leadership to CapFABB and we are SO excited to introduce them to you in our Blogger Spotlight series! Meet Kellie… our Outreach Coordinator and new mommy! Congrats, Kellie! Blog Name: The Yuppie Files Blog URL: http://theyuppiefiles.com/ Facebook URL: https://www.facebook.com/theyuppiefiles Twitter URL: https://twitter.com/TheYuppieFiles … Continue reading
Blog Name: The Capital Barbie
Blog URL: http://thecapitalbarbie.blogspot.com
Facebook URL: https://www.facebook.com/keheinze
Twitter URL: https://twitter.com/keheinze
Where are you located? Logan Circle
What type of blogger are you? Fashion with some food on Fridays.
Tell us a bit about your blog (and how long you have been blogging): TCB was born in 2010 when I wanted to keep my creative juices flowing even though I had entered the 9-5 world. I thought I could help a lot of women by sharing clothing and accessories that were under $100, because, let’s be honest, paying rent and eating is kind of important. The blog showcases trends, styles, how tos, and more all without breaking the budget.
How long have you been a CapFABB member and what is your favorite CapFABB memory? I’ve been a CapFabb member for more than a year. My favorite memory was meeting a fellow blogger in person that I had originally only known online. We shared our love of 9:30 Club dance parties. From then on, I knew I could find some fabulous women in this group.
If you could give any advice to other bloggers what would it be? OR what advice are you looking for from other bloggers? Schedule your posts ahead of time! I block out a chunk of time on Sundays and just get to it. I also keep a list of topic ideas in my phone so I can easily add to them when I get inspiration. Looking at a blank compose screen is no fun. Set yourself up for success!
Tell us about yourself… I’m originally from Philadelphia and I went to GW and just stuck around after graduation. I work in the association world doing member engagement and social media-ness. When I’m not 9-5ing you can find me with my dog, Norman. He’s two years old and awesome.
Hidden talent or quirky factoid about yourself… I rode horses competitively for 16 years.
What is your favorite part about living in DC? The food! Oh man do I love this town. You can find delicious cheap food, fancy food, hangover food, brunch food, date night food, anywhere! I love to try new restaurants but I always go back to my favorites like Posto on 14th Street.
Blog Name: Colour Me Glam
Blog URL: www.colourmeglam.com
Facebook URL: https://www.facebook.com/colourme.glam
Twitter URL: https://twitter.com/colourmeglam
Where are you located? Washington, DC
What type of blogger are you? Beauty/Lifestyle/ Fashion
Dear CapFABB Members,
This has been a long time coming. As we continue to grow, we’ve realized that we need additional support in managing our group and new ideas from different members. Essentially, we need your help! While the process might be tricky, we feel that the best way to enlist that help and add to our leadership team is to hold an open nomination process. We don’t want to have an election, as we want to avoid “winners” and “losers” as much as possible. You are all important to us! However, it’s possible not everyone will be able to hold a leadership position, as there may be more people interested than we have roles for and we are looking for people to help with specific responsibilities (though there will be flexibilty). But we will do our best to make this a fair and transparent process, so please bear with us! If you have any specific concerns or questions, please email us ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can address them.
Know of someone who would be great in one of the below leadership roles? Want to be a part of the CapFABB team yourself? Fill out the form with your suggestions! We look forward to growing our team!