Happy Dance

I did not believe I would have the privilege of being able to write something like this, but, mind-boggling as it is…here I am. Pretty Shiny Sparkly has been nominated a 2nd year in a row for best fashion or beauty blog! I’m so touched you guys, seriously. And while I know there’s probably no hope of winning against giants like Emily (who won last year), I’m so humbled and sincerely grateful that some of you even considered me to be in the likes of these people. Truly honored. I may or may not have jumped out of bed and done a happy dance in my pajamas while my husband gave me the crazy-eyed who-the-heck-did-I-marry look.

But perhaps what I am most proud of is that my mother’s blog, Channeling Erik, is also nominated! My mom works extraordinarily hard on a blog and a topic that she’s incredibly passionate about. Even if it may not be your cup of tea, I truly believe she deserves your vote because she devotes at least 8 hours a day to the blog. This is seriously a full-time job for  her folks, and she doesn’t accept a cent for it. Please take a second to click her blog’s icon to vote, scroll down and enter your email (they don’t save or spam you, promise–it’s to make sure people don’t vote multiple times) and then click the link in the verification email to officially cast your vote. Check your spam folders if it doesn’t pop up after a few minutes!


Now excuse me while I take the opportunity to do another happy dance! (Ask my father–I have a rather embarrassing Jim Carrey-esque jig that I’m known in my family for pulling out whenever I’m supremely happy.) You guys rock. Thanks so much.

  • http://shannonhearts.blogspot.com/ Shannon Heart’s
  • http://shannonhearts.blogspot.com/ Shannon Heart’s

    Just voted for you by the way.  :)  Best of luck!

  • http://www.TracysNotebookofStyle.com/ Tracys Notebook of Style

    Congrats!! It is so well deserved, love your blog and your videos (more please)..on my way to vote :)


  • http://www.facebook.com/paula.mcclelland1984 Paula McClelland

    Ooh congratulations!  How exciting to be nominated by your fans.  Recognition is the best ;-)

    ♥ Paula Shoe Fiend.

  • http://pinksole.com/ Rachelle

    Congrats :)


  • Kim

    Congratulations!! Would love to see a video of your happy dance! :)

  • http://twitter.com/PPFGirl PennyPincherFashion

    Congratulations to both you & your mom – well done!! :)


  • Stillblondeafteralltheseyears

    Congrats Kristin!  Well deserved. 

  • Charly

    Congratulations to you and your mom! I voted for you already last week. :)

  • http://weheartbeautyblog.com/ Lara Love

    Congrats lady!

    xox Lara http://www.weheartbeautyblog.com

  • http://twitter.com/natalieivory Natalie Heather

    I’m so happy for you and your mom! That’s really incredible. High five and enjoy the JimCarrey-esque jig, you deserve it!

  • Lauren

    Kristina! This is awesome! Congrats-you deserve it…your blog is one of my absolute favorites! Good luck!!

    • Lauren

      And equally amazing for your mom…can’t wait to take a soon by her blog as well!

    • http://prettyshinysparkly.com/ Pretty Shiny Sparkly™

      Thank you, that means so much! <3

  • Lloydandwolf

    Congrats on the two nominations!

    • http://prettyshinysparkly.com/ Pretty Shiny Sparkly™

      Thanks so much!

  • http://zenerexdrug.com/ Takekawa

    Pretty Shiny Sparkly and Channeling Erik congratulation for both of sites. That,s great to get nomination from many of them. 

  • Jessica

    Congratulations, I love your blog it’s so clean and easy to navigate :)


    • http://prettyshinysparkly.com/ Pretty Shiny Sparkly™

      Thanks so much!

  • http://prettyshinysparkly.com/ Pretty Shiny Sparkly™

    Thank you!