GNO: Turning 40 at That’s What She Said

Welcome to our new GNO (Girls Night Out) series, where we ask groups going to LadyFest weekend to share their stories back with us. Today’s guest blogger is Stacy Conlee who’s celebrating her birthday at She Said! Four months ago I started planning my 40th birthday celebration. Vegas, of course. Who wouldn’t want to go […]

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Sponsor 7 Q+A: Ali Clapper, Findings Boutique

This year, Ali and her staff over at Findings Boutique will be helping to style the co-hosts for the stage! Again, we have the best job ever. And Ali has incredible taste, so we couldn’t be more excited. What are you grateful for today? Today, and every day, I am grateful for parents and a […]

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GNO: Moms Night Out with Mothers & More

Welcome to our new GNO (Girls Night Out) series, where we ask groups going to LadyFest weekend to share their stories back with us. Today’s guest blogger is Erin Ewoldt with Mothers & More—Champaign County! The moms at Mothers & More—Champaign County are leaving the kids at home (supervised, we promise) and checking out That’s […]

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Sponsor 7 Q+A: Sharon Allen, Sterling Wealth Management

Where would we be without Sharon Allen? Her expertise and mentoring on running a business in general is beyond valuable. We can’t recommend her company, Sterling Wealth Management, enough as your comprehensive wealth management firm. What are you grateful for today? My guys – Martin, Grant & Jake. They make me laugh more and love […]

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Sponsor 7 Q+A: Amanda Baker, Five Foot Productions

We’re blown away by Amanda’s talent and graciousness. Her company, Five Foot Productions, did our 2015 promo video, the promo video for The Purpose Project, and is documenting the night of the show too. If you need a videographer, this is your girl! What are you grateful for today? Caffeinated beverages. Tell us about one […]

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Sponsor 7 Q+A: Lisa Frerichs, Dr. Frerichs D.D.S.

Sponsor 7 Q+As with Lisa Frerichs! Lisa Frerichs is like our fairy sho-mother. Making her community a better place, be it on the PTA or by donating tickets for women to attend TWSS! And this year Dr. Frerichs D.D.S sweetens the pot — one lucky audience member will win FREE Invisalign® at our show on […]

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Sponsor 7 Q+A: Sissy Eustice, Illini Radio Group

We can’t tell you how much fun we’ve had going into the Illini Radio Group studio to record podcasts with Ryan of Show and Tell CI. Then, when we had the chance to meet Sissy to record our radio ad, well… icing on a very big piece of chocolate cake! We immediately asked her to […]

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Sponsor 7 Q+A: Adam Shallenberger, V. Picasso

We had our ticket sales kick-off party at V. Picasso, we’ve met a couple times to figure out our LadyFest drink of the weekend (yeah, those were difficult meetings—thank you bartender extraordinaire, Josh), and we’re having our After Party at V. Picasso — suffice to say, we love it there. And we love Adam even […]

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Sponsor 7 Q+A: Rebecca Bedinger, Ippatsu Salon

For three years Ippatsu has been keeping us looking sane while knowing (and putting up with) how insane we really are. There’s more than stylist talent happening with Rebecca, and we’re grateful to be in good hands!! Be sure to keep an eye out for the pics of the already sold out speakeasy party, The […]

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