About elysa

Editor and Chief Bloggess of GenPink, Elysa calls herself a "professional geek girl". She's a Texas Girl (Dallas to be exact). Digital Strategist & Community Manager by Profession. Lover of all things pink. Mac & Cheese fanatic. Tweet me: @elysa.

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Send Vintage e-cards & other Digital greetings from Hallmark

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Hallmark makes sharing ecards really simple and super fun. The company rolled out a new time machine area of their hallmarkecards site full of classic and modern ecards fit for any occasion.   Best of all – you can have access hundreds of ecards for just $18 per year. Think about how much money you’ll save from buying print cards for every single occasion (maybe you can’t skip the traditional wedding… Read more




Because Any Day Can Be a Vacay Day

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This post was sponsored by Palm Breeze through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by POPSUGAR to write a post about Palm Breeze, all opinions are my own. Somehow it’s May already. I can’t quite put my finger on where April went, but I’m looking forward to all that May holds! One of my favorite things about May (and summer in general) is the sunshine. With daylight savings… Read more




Staycation day-date idea: visit a local museum

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Calvin Klein. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. For date nights, my husband and I like enjoy visiting the popular museums and attractions in DFW. From art and history to science, there is no shortage on fascinating museums in the DFW metroplex. We recently planned… Read more




Treat mom to a new scent this year | euphoria from Calvin Klein

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Calvin Klein. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Do you have a standard gift that you give to mom every year for Mother’s Day and her birthday? Or are you the type who scrambles at the last minute, wondering if Mother’s Day came earlier… Read more




Blogger business tips: 5 reasons to use Freshbooks

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For years, I’ve been using FreshBooks (my personal referral link) to manage accounting documents projects for my blog business, and I absolutely love it. FreshBooks is a cloud accounting website where customers can sign up for free to use its online invoice service. If you manage a blog or another business where you’re paying someone, consider using Freshbooks for your accounting work if you aren’t already. More than 5 million people… Read more




This week in theaters: The Divergent Series continues with Insurgent

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Summit Entertainment. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I’m the type of person who likes to binge watch television shows. So, usually I don’t like to read the first book in a series until the second or third book is available. I’m glad I trusted my gut and held off reading book one… Read more




Cinderella: Midnight is just the beginning

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Cinderella, one of Disney’s most beloved princesses, comes to life in the new movie directed by Kenneth Branagh. Though you may have read the story or seen the original animated film a bunch of times, Cinderella fans will love the new version too! Disney hasn’t lost any of its magic with the new flick. The film stars Cate Blanchett, Lily James, Richard Madden, Stellan Skarsgård, Holliday Grainger, Derek Jacobi and… Read more




Geek Girl’s Guide to Wedding Registry @ Best Buy

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The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free If you’re planning on getting married soon, I’m sure your To-Do list is several pages long. One task that may be hanging over your head is building your registry. While it’s typical to go to the big department stores for your household goods, don’t forget about the… Read more




Confessions of a Card-Carrying Cat Parent

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This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group®, Litter Genie® and Fancy Feast®, but all opinions are my own. #pmedia #Catparents http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV There’s this stigma that only single ladies can be “cat ladies”. I’m here to dispel this rumor. In fact, I have 5 never-before-seen confessions about just how far my cat lady status goes. I’m a proud kitty parent, and I’m not… Read more




Valentine’s Flowers for Her + a Man Cave for Him | Teleflora

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The countdown to cheesy love day has officially started! It may not come as a surprise, I’m a fan of the entire month of February ?? Teleflora is running a “Get a Room” contest where anyone who purchase either the Sweet Embrace Bouquet (that’s mine pictured above) or one of three other arrangements part of their Valentine’s Day line-up, are automatically entered for a chance at winning $25,000 which can… Read more



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