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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ShopRunner offers the ultimate online shopping experience

Posted on and Tagged , , Shoprunner :: Gift-guide holiday accessories

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of ShopRunner. The opinions and text are all mine. I’ve spent a lot of my shopping time lately online. It’s just so easy and convenient! Not to mention, I don’t have to waste time waiting in long lines at the store and driving all around town. I recently learned about a program called ShopRunner that helps my online shopping even… Read more




Geek Girl: 3 reasons to buy a Chromebook

Posted on and Tagged , , 3 reasons to buy a Chromebook | Genpink Geek Girl

This is a sponsored post from Intel and Blog Meets Brand. Intel-based Chromebook is one of the hottest products in the tech market today. It’s a new, faster computer that starts in seconds and offers thousands of awesome apps. All Chromebooks have a built-in virus protection and automatically back up your photos, music and other information on the cloud. If you’re in the market for a new laptop, we recommend… Read more




Black Friday online from your PJs

Posted on blackfriday-roundup

If you’re the wake up and fight the crowds kind of Black Friday shopper, chances are you’re already back home and ready for a nap. If you are like the rest of us, who slept in and continue to eat Thanksgiving leftovers don’t worry there’s still many deals to be had from the comfort of your couch. {Beauty} Sally Beauty’s Cyber Monday deals started today! Cyber Monday Sale! Save 30%… Read more




The Wait Is Over… 10 Turkey Day Deals

Posted on Thanksgiving Day Deals // skip the crowds, and why wait until Black Friday

Happy Thanksgiving! There are sooooo many sales starting online as early as today. We’ve got several stops over the next few days, but that doesn’t mean we should miss out on the sales. This is post 1 of 3 for Thanksgiving, Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals. We’ll share a bit of Geek Girl, Fashion, Beauty, Fitness and other Genpink related deals*. If we’ve missed a deal you’re excited about… Read more




Cozy Coats & Cat Mugs | Something for Everyone at H&M

Posted on and Tagged Cozy Coats & Cat Mugs | Something for Everyone at H&M

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by H&M through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select. While I was compensated to write a post about gift guides, all opinions are my own. Cookie swap party. Company get-together. Family function. We have officially reached the time of year where every weekend for the unforeseeable future holds at least one holiday gathering. Good news for you, we have partnered with H&M to bring you fashion… Read more




8 Steps to Set Your Day Up for Success

Posted on and Tagged 8 Steps to Set Your Day Up for Success

This post is in partnership with Premier Protein. I received product samples as well as compensation.  Although I’ve never been a morning person, I’m going to blame the weather for the fact that these days I opt to do as many things as I can the night before to make my mornings easier. Some of these tips I’ve been using for years, a few are new additions, others are seasonal… Read more




Fall Fitness & Fashion Comfort with PUMA

Posted on and Tagged , Fall Fitness & Fashion Comfort with PUMA

The following post is sponsored by FitFluential LLC on behalf of PUMA. Bet you can’t say “Fall fitness fashion” three times fast. Are you the type of person that would normally put “fashion” and “fitness” in the same sentence? I’ve come to love fashionable athletic wear. It only takes one wardrobe malfunction at the gym to confirm that with athletic wear quality is very important. So, I was excited when… Read more




Link Love

Posted on and Tagged IMG_9697

Happy November, friends! Here are some of favorite bits and bobs from around the web recently: An incomplete list of all the things you are (apparently) failing at // The Atlantic Watch Irish People Taste American Junk Food for the First Time // Take Part 7 Strange Questions That Help You Find Your Life Purpose // Mark Manson Weekend Adventure: Be a Tourist in Your Own City // my guest… Read more




In October…

Posted on and Tagged Genpink monthly roundup: October 2014// photo: from my mobile - it's a pillow at Target

I do these monthly round-ups pretty randomly. Here’s a quick look at my October. In October… – We saw Gone Girl in theaters. I also read the book in August. Did you see it? – I went to the Texas State Fair and ate my weight in fried foods with my friend Hannah – We test drove Chevy’s 2015 Silverado & Camero at the tracks at the State Fair –… Read more




All You Need is Tea & Warm Socks :: Teavana

Posted on and Tagged All You Need is Tea & Warm Socks :: Teavana

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Teavana. I received samples for this review and a promotional item to thank me for participating. You’ve probably seen some variation of this image floating around Pinterest. I’m pretty sure I’ve pinned at least 3 versions of it… because it’s so TRUE! While I’m sure for some, this statement only becomes true as the temperatures drop. Maybe hot tea… Read more



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