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Wednesday, October 06, 2010
You guys.... I am published in a magazine!!!!! Okay, not me but my words and a couple pictures of me. It's such a humbling experience to be a part of Latter-Day Woman Magazine. I love what they're doing. They reach out to women who are tired of values being thrown by the wayside, who want to receive encouragement and strength, who want a place where lives and spirits can be touched daily, who are tired of living by the world's standards. It is for LDS women to come together and share a common bond, a sisterhood really. {source}

I wrote an article about 10 inexpensive ways to freshen up your wardrobe. I've mentioned a lot of the rules on my blog sporadically but for your convenience it is all on one page. If you want to see what I had to say, go here - it's on pages 25-26. There's also a great recipe for creamy tomato and artichoke soup that sounds pretty easy on page 9.

70 comments :

  1. WOW Elaine, congrats!
    It must be so exiting... its refreshing to see that values are valued, for a change...

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  2. Oh my gosh Elaine that is so awesome!! I love your tips too. They're so true.Love that your so open about the church and what you believe:)...okay I'm going to stop using the word love now.

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  3. That's so great. Congratulations!

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  4. You really are an inspiration! I totally tied my belt like yours yesterday! Keep up the amazing blog. You rock.

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  5. That's awesome! Congratulations!!

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  6. How exciting! Congratulations, Elaine! And both of the outfits in the spread are absolutely beautiful!

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  7. Oh wow! That's so cool, I will have to check this out. I love the pictures that are featured :)

    You're the best!

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  8. Congrats, Elaine!

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  9. CONGRATS!!! Very cool...

    http://www.afashionfixation.blogspot.com

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  10. YAYAY! Congrats Elaine! I am SOOOO happy for you!



    Just Better Together

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  11. this is fabulous. i like the rule about thinking of three ways to wear something before you buy. good good rule.

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  12. awesome!! you have really great tips--is this a free magazine published monthly? i really like it : )

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  13. Congratulations! I am a Catholic with some lovely LDS friends, and I can definitely relate to modesty and clothing issues. Great articles.

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  14. ELAINE! this is huge--an enormous congratulations!!! the article is awesome--it's like a condensed version of all your bloggy brilliance. and i'm totally flattered and so excited and thankful that you mentioned me--wish i could give you a big hug IRL. CONGRATULATIONS!!
    xoxo

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  15. oh my gosh GOOD FOR YOU!! congratulations!!

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  16. congratulations!! that's amazing!! =D

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  17. Ooh how great! Congrats on the feature!!! :D :D The tips are great
    http://aclosetfashionista.blogspot.com/

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  18. Congratulations, such a great piece x

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  19. congrats!! That's so exciting :)

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  20. Great news! Congrats, Elaine. You're very inspiring.

    PS- applied to 16 jobs today after you tweeted about your 20. We can do it!

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  21. This is sooo exciting. Congratulations, superstar!!!

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  22. congratulations Elaine! :) You can help all women attain better style (w/o spending a fortune!) :)

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  23. wow that's so amazing! congrats! you really are inspiring. ~joelle

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  24. Congrats! That is just wonderful. You should be so proud!

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  25. so cool! i didn't even know about this mag!

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  26. Congratulations on your article! It so succinctly reflects what you've been doing on your blog and it's nice to see everything on one page. =)

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  27. See these are the values I mentioned in yesterday's comment. Values are invaluable.

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  28. congratulations, Elaine!!! i'm so proud of you and i love your wardrobe!

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  29. Congratulations! Being published in anything is always an accomplishment.

    http://red-soledfashionista.blogspot.com/

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  30. Congratulations! It must feel great to be a part of a magazine that is important to you and your beliefs. And you look fantastic as always!

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  31. Congratulations!!! That is so exciting. And your tips are right on target, as always :)

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  32. Wow! Congrats, hope to see you in more publications as your blog grows.

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  33. Aw! i guess u would be happy about you being published on a magazine :D i sometimes receive emails from local famous designers being happy about my work and i get like HYSTERICAL lol do you get like me when something like that happen to you? _:D

    Thanks for ur comment!

    JON
    http://jonathonfashionvictim.blogspot.com

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  34. Oooo, that's so cool! Congratulations!

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  35. congratulations on the feature! you look so pretty and fresh in the magazine :)

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  36. Congratulations, Elaine! I love seeing one of my fellow bloggers be recognized for their values and dedication. I love those shots of you, too. You look beautiful, as always.
    http://one-girl-vs-world.blogspot.com

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  37. *SPAZZEZ OUT!!!*

    WOOH! You go girly!!

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  38. Oh My God!!!! I am so happy for you!!!
    Thats an amazing news!!
    I am so so happy for you :) you really deserved it :)

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  39. Congrats! That's awesome! We need to collaborate. Let me know if you're interested. - Clay TIES for HUMANITY

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  40. great news Elaine...fantastic one!!!

    Congratulations...you deserve it....you have been working so hard on your blog...awww!!!!

    So happy for you...

    Kisses
    Sweet
    PensandLens

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  41. Wahoe! Way to go, Idaho!(Byu Idaho bah ha ha)

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  42. Oh Elaine, my most heartfelt congrats! It's always wonderful to be published, and it's wonderful tenfold over because you're published in a magazine that is dedicated to issues you deeply care about.

    I'm doing my patented victory dance for you right now. :D

    www.styleusvancouver.com

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  43. Wow! Congratulations! this is awesome! =D

    -Mia
    http://miafied.blogspot.com

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  44. heeey!!! congratss!!! I love the fact that you have strong values and beliefs, you totally deserve it!!

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  45. Okay, you are so awesome. I am going to go check this out next. And then later I will watch the video of you (mostly because I am super curious about your voice--I always love to hear what bloggers sound like~!)

    heart: Kimberellie

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  46. How exciting!! Congrats on your feature! Keep up the great blogging :)


    http://pancakestacker.blogspot.com

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  47. Really well done Elaine. No one better to write a series of such tips... you always look fantastic on a budget I can hardly believe! Oh, and reading your post from the other day I just wanted to say, I love your sarcasm (I would just call it a sense of humour)! Your posts frequently make me snort over my morning coffee, which doesn't sound very attractive, but is one of my ways of enjoying myself! ; D

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  48. Ah yeah! Subscribing now :) I can't believe I've never encountered this before. Congrats to you!!

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  49. thats amazing!! Congrats:) That is a big accomplishment and you should be very proud of youself!
    Best,

    ~Ally
    http://modestlyfashioned.blogspot.com/

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  50. This kind of thing makes me love blogging all over again - just the exchange of info and life happening =) i love it.

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  51. You have a beautiful spirit and your blog is truly inspirational. Congrats!

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  52. Congratulations! That is a huge deal! I read that mag, you totally deserve it, I love what your doing here.

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  53. I am so happy about this for you! Your courage and ability to stand up for what you believe in is so inspiring. I'm so glad there are bloggers like you around!

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