Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Promotion Commotion: WIN $50 of BeautiControl Products from Beauti by Dawn

Are you planning to come to the Mom's Time Out Summer Festival this Saturday?

If so, why not enter to win a great door prizes this week by helping us spread the word about the event?

Do you want to win a $50.00 Gift Certificate for beauty products from BeautiControl by Dawn Sherer?

We are four days from the Mom's Time Out Summer Festival on Saturday, June 4th and we need your help spreading the word about the event.

The Mom's Time Out Summer Festival is sure to be fun for the whole family or as a reason to get out and shop with local and mom-run businesses. This event will feature over 40 vendors, including crafters, retailers, consultants, service providers, food and more! We will also have great door prizes, too!

As just another reason to share the event with your friends, we are going to have a new give away each day this week and entering will be simple.

Today's prize is a $50 Gift Certificate to spend with Dawn Sherer from BeautiControl!

You have to enter to win and here is how:

1. "Like" Mom's Time Out Tallahassee and "Like" the vendor giving the prize, today it is Dawn Sherer with BeautiControl
3. Share the event with your friends- by email, Facebook status, Twitter, your blog, or somewhere else with lots of visibility.
4. Come back here and tell us you have liked, RSVP'd, and shared!

Need ideas on how to share? You can say "I'm going to the Mom's Time Out Summer Festival on June 4th to shop with great local and mom-run businesses. Want to meet me there?" Or "I went to the last Mom's Time Out event and met so many great local and mom-run businesses. The next event is this Saturday, will you meet me there?" You can even just tag the event page!

A new prize will be posted for for the next four days. The winner and a new prize will be announced each morning.

You can enter each day by following the simple directions.

Winner will be chosen by random number drawing.

Prizes will be available for pick up on Saturday, June 4th at the Summer Festival

Event Details:
Mom's Time Out Summer Festival
Saturday, June 4th
11:00 am- 6:00 pm
Property around Lucy & Leo's Cupcakery and Textures Handmade Market (Midtown)

Come on out this Saturday and meet Dawn and the other 40+ vendors!

As always, thank you for your support!

Thank you to today's prize sponsor, Dawn Sherer with Beauti Control:

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Meet Our Members: GLAM Gyrlz

Chineze Butler is the entrepreneur behind, GLAM Gyrlz, a free social network for fashionistas which offers exclusive discounts for women in Tallahassee. GLAM Gyrlz members utilize a discount card (much like a Sam's Club card) to receive exclusive discounts from local fashion and beauty businesses. A GLAM Gyrlz Discount Card allows you to save up to 50% with local businesses such as Fashion House Boutique, Shoe Lounge, Divas and Dolls Hair Studio, SunBunny Tanning, Mary Kay, and many more.

Please check out her website at glamgyrlz.com or contact her at glamgyrlz@gmail.com for more information.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Meet Our Members: Kameli Shae

Syrheda Reed-Leo is a mother of three little girls who serve as the inspiration for her company's inventory, goals and mission. She is also the owner/designer for Kameli Shae (pronounced Kah-mee-lee Shay). She enjoys handcrafting apparel and accessories for babies to big kids. Her pieces are enthusiastically transformed from concepts to creations. Inventory can include just about any thing at any time. She handmakes dresses, wallets, aprons, crayon rolls, etc. You name it and she probably can construct it. She transforms 100% designer cotton fabrics into fun & adorable creations that can be worn year round. She, also, designs digital invitations and announcements that you can print yourself. She even offers a complimentary design for your child's 1st Birthday invitations.

In addition, Kameli Shae is a stylish line of fashionable, high-quality clothing and accessories that are available in a full range of colors, textiles and silhouettes created using progressive construction techniques that are not only durable, but are affordable. This is a made-to-measure boutique and she prefers working from true measurements. She specializes in custom orders, "I will build, fit, or alter according to your individual specifications; I hope you will enjoy owning my items just as much as I enjoy bringing them to life!", says Reed-Leo.

Please check out her website at www.kamelishae.etsy.com or contact Syrheda through Facebook at www.facebook.com/kamelishae for more information.

Kameli Shae
handcrafted items from babies to big kids

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Meet Our Members: Simply Sophy

Ashlee Guess, the owner of Simply Sophy, is a proud mom of a two year old daughter named Sophia. Her daughter's adorable clothing and accessories gave her the sudden inspiration to start making pillowcase dresses, hair bows and interchangeable head bands. After several recent months of hard work, "Simply Sophy " was created! Her main goals for "Simply Sophy" are to make quality children's items that are also very affordable! Ashlee strives to have a wide variety of designer fabric for you to choose from. Her fabric changes regularly, so if you see a design you love don’t hesitate because it may be gone! Ashlee is more than happy to do custom orders if you don’t see the right size for your special girl!

Ashlee is originally from Miami, Florida and came to Tallahassee to attend Florida State. After graduating, she became an elementary school teacher and currently teaches 5th grade.

Please check out her website at www.facebook.com/mysimplysophy or contact Ashlee at guessashlee@yahoo.com for more information. Mention M.T.O. when purchasing a pillowcase dress on her facebook page and get a FREE matching hairbow.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Meet Our Members: Tallahassee Taekwondo

Lauren Fantle is a mom of two boys and is blessed to be able to do her job for her business, Tallahassee Taekwondo, from home. Tallahassee Taekwondo has been in Tallahassee since 1999 and her husband, Brad Fantle (6th degree Master Instructor), has enjoyed teaching both kids and adults for 19 years. They provide martial arts / taekwondo / fitness for ages 4 - 104! Life skills and personal development are integrated into their Tiger Cubs (4 & 5 year old program) and Junior program (6 - 12). Adults and teens enjoy the fitness and self defense while learning a life-long sport.

Please check out the website at www.tallytkd.com or contact Lauren at talltkdacademy@tallytkd.com.

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Summer Festival Flyer

Please feel free to share this flyer with friends, co-workers and anyone else think would be interested thanks!

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Meet Our Members: Casey Yu Photography


Casey Yu is a lifestyle wedding and portrait photographer in Tallahassee, Florida. She specializes in capturing emotional and timeless portraits your grandchildren’s children will be cherishing one day. Her style is natural, organic and photojournalistic - your images by Casey will tell a story from first glance. She is a digital and film photographer, loves black and white images probably a little TOO much ;) and is not afraid to get down and dirty to get those images that capture the essence and nature of YOU.

In addition to photography, Casey is also a graduate student at FSU (as is her husband!) and is the mom to two pretty nifty kids - Matthew (almost 5) and Lindsey (2 1/2). She comes to Tallahassee via Oakland, California; Chicago, Illinois, and various New England states. Book a session with her today - 850-583-1410. Mention MTO and receive 20% off all collection prices and a complimentary 8x10.

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Friday, May 6, 2011

June 4th Summer Festival - Vendors Announced!

We are so excited to announce the vendors for our Summer Festival which will be held on June 4, 2011. This will be the biggest and best Mom's Time Out event yet! Located on the property surrounding Lucy & Leo's Cupcakery & Textures Handmade Market, this event will have something for the whole family. Feel free to rvsp to the event through our Facebook event page. Can't wait to see you there!

Avon & Tiny Tillia by Avon with Phyllis Burkhart
Awakening Balance, LLC with Susanna Hagler, LMT
Bei Monilli Jewelry with Candy Patchett
Casey Yu Photography with Casey Yu
Cherry Love Couture with Jenna Goldberg
Daizy Bugz with Ericka Cardice
Dots & Damask Designs, LLC with Amy Odeneal & Amanda Porter
Ecological Babies with Claire Williamson
Fairy Dust Faces with Karen Mercer
Fierce & Frugal with TaJanna Mallory
GLAM Gyrlz with Chineze Butler
Good Friends Fitness with Allie Fleming
HappyLittleMonkey with Carrie Fraser
Healthy Mama, Healthy Baby with Stephanie
Little Speckled Frog with Marlo Fulton
Lucy & Leo's Cupcakery with Jean Bates
Made Especially For U with Debbie Dawns
Mary Kay with Wilda Sigler
Melaleuca, Inc. with Amy Wheeler
Modest Me Designs with Jennifer Bickley
Native Spirit Jewelry with Lorinne Myatt
Natural Wood Toys with Kriste O'Brien
Pan-Handler's Kitchen Supply with Audrey Robbins
Rinse & Repeat- A Kids' Boutique Salon with Suzi Mojock
Scentsy with Lakisha M. Goss
Simply Silverton with Lisa Woodward
Simply Sophy with Ashlee Guess
Snicklefritz Bottoms, Tops & Bows with Betsey Hines
Storybook Photography, LLC with Michelle Carns
Street Chefs with Rebecca Kelly
Tallahassee Doula Co-op with Leslee Boldman, Celeste Bracey, Lindsey Morrow, & Maureen Ott
Tallahassee Grapevine with Renee Miller
Tallahassee Taekwondo with Lauren and Brad Fantle
Textures Handmade Market with Maggie Willman
The Cravings Truck with Kianta Key
The Puppy Ladies with Jean Hewitt
The Pampered Chef with Margit Miller
Thirty-one Gifts with Tammy Pulsifer
Tiny Steps Learning Center with Cassie Branch

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Meet Our Members: Modest Me

It's time again for another "Meet Our Members" post. Please welcome Scott & Jennifer Bickley of Modest Me Designs!

Modest Me Designs opened for business in May of 2010 by husband and wife, Scott and Jennifer Bickley. They strive to provide customers with adorable and affordable items that are also functional for the economic times we are facing. They have boutique style with bargain prices. With a speedy turn around and conveniently located in Tallahassee, FL you are sure to not be disappointed by their friendly service and quality work.

Modest Me carries items for all ages from babies to adults. Floppy Toppy Dresses, The Original Functional Flower Accessory, The Modest Me Cami, adorable "Jorseys" a onesie jersey for boys and girls, the cozy casserole carrier, the cozy beverage sleeve, and so MUCH more! They love providing their customers with custom order options and monogramming at low prices.

Please check out their website at www.modestmedesigns.com or contact them at order@modestmedesigns.com for more information.

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Meet Our Members: Christy Baldwin Photography

We are so excited to bring you these "Meet Our Members" posts, which highlight our very special members. This time, it's Christy Baldwin of Christy Baldwin Photography!

Christy is living her dream! She has two beautiful children, 3 1/2 and 2 months, and a growing photography business! After teaching school for 7 years, she decided to start her photography business, a lifelong passion of her's! Her family and values are a big inspiration for her photography and business. Her son, and now daughter, continue to amaze her by how unique and full of life they are! She very firmly believes in the act of giving and teaches her children to give also. And what better way to teach than by example! A portion of every sale Christy Baldwin Photography makes is donated to a non-profit charity or organization.

Please check out her website at www.christybaldwinphotography or contact her at cbaldwinphotos@aol.com for more information.