About Stacie Haight Connerty

Stacie Haight Connerty, a social media consultant, is the Editor's Pick for Most Influential Southern Blogger from Circle of Mom's one of Cision Media's Top 10 Most Influential Mommy Bloggers and one of the HERoic: 10 Mommy Bloggers Who Rule Social Media.

Stacie is the About.com Travel Expert for Vacation Rentals and Shares and a contributor to iBlog Magazine. Stacie founded Social Media Chicks, a collaborative social media consulting company and Georgia Social Media Moms, a group of 350+ social media/blogging experts in her home state.

An Atlanta resident and lifelong writer, Stacie is the mother of three children (11 & under), leader of two Girl Scout troops, an active PTA member and married to the love of her life. She is always planning the next epic travel adventure for her family.

Kid Style: Leopard Prints for Girls

Leopard Print Puffer Vest Gymboree

Leopard Sweater Dress – $23.977 8% acrylic/14% polyester/8% metallic. Features allover knit pattern with metallic accents. Permanent bow at collar. Double buttons in back. Approximately knee length. Machine wash; imported. Collection Name: Right Meow. Leopard Purse – $11.97 WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD – Small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs. Manmade materials. Zip close. Features embroidery and detailed screenprint. Fully lined. Spot clean; imported. Collection Name: Right Meow. Leopard Print Hoodie – $17.93 100% polyester microfleece. Front zipper. Full faux {Read More}

Chocolate Candy Corn Rice Krispies Treats

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I am a lover of all things chocolate and with Halloween coming up, I am always looking for fun things to make out of chocolate that are also festive. These chocolate Rice Krispies treats are just adorable and delicious. CHOCOLATE CANDY CORN RICE KRISPIES TREATS INGREDIENTS 3 tablespoons butter 1 cup Candy Corn 6 cups Chocolate Rice Krispies 6 cups Marshmallows TOPPING: ½ cup Candy Corn 1 cup Semi Sweet Chocolate Chips DIRECTIONS: Spray a 9”x13” with cooking spray and {Read More}

Clorox MyUltimateCare Bleach Keeps Whites Very White #CloroxCare #ad

Clorox UltimateCare Bleach

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Clorox for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I am pretty particular about my white clothing. I take excellent care of it. I wash and then air dry on our drying rack. In fact, I am particular about all of the whites in our family. My son’s clothing also takes a beating. For years I avoided buying him anything in white but there are still things that ended up {Read More}

Best Chicken Recipes

Chicken Nacho Bites Closeup

You could say that chicken is one of the mainstays of my family and I love trying new chicken recipes. Every single one of us love chicken but no more than my youngest who could literally eat chicken for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The hard part is finding new chicken recipes that my family wants to eat. We have a few of our standard recipes that we go to at least once a week but I want new recipes. I {Read More}

Amazon Prime Instant Video: Creative Galaxy for Kids #CreativeGalaxy #AmazonKids

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We recently had the opportunity to watch Creative Galaxy for Kids by Amazon Prime Instant Video. After watching Annedroids (which they absolutely LOVED) they were excited to check out another Amazon series. Creative Galaxy is fun and innovative series about art. I love how they inspire creative thinking through crafts, music and dance. My youngest child loves it and she especially loves the character Arty although she does like Epiphany as well. ABOUT CREATIVE GALAXY FROM AMAZON PRIME INSTANT VIDEO {Read More}

Halloween Doily Spider Web Banner

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HALLOWEEN DOILY SPIDER WEB BANNER SUPPLIES NEEDED: Assorted white doilies (Find these at thrift stores or the dollar section at Michael’s Craft store) Black or orange ribbon, thin Assorted fake spiders Craft glue Scissors DIRECTIONS: Begin by cutting a length of ribbon that is as long as you wish for the banner to be. Fold each doilie in half over the ribbon. Be sure to line them up evenly. Use some craft glue to secure the two halves together. Line {Read More}

Cast a Spell with TruMoo Orange Scream Milk this Halloween @TruMooMilk #ad

TruMoo Paranormal Pudding

I have to admit, everyone in my family loves an ice cold glass of TruMoo chocolate milk! It really is delicious. One of my favorite things here in Atlanta is the Frosted Orange at the Varsity. TruMoo Orange Scream milk tastes EXACTLY like the Frosted Orange but I don’t even have to leave my home. TruMoo Orange Scream tastes just like a delicious orange creamsicle. And the recipes that you can make with TruMoo Orange Scream can make anything taste {Read More}

Stylish, Best Selling Rings from Cate & Chloe

Cate & Chloe Ring

  Nicole “Victorious” Ring – $99.00 from: Cate & Chloe Elegance meets fearlessness. Embrace your tenacious spirit with the Nicole “Victorious” Ring! Uniquely designed with 3 criss-crossed Rose Gold bands magnificently lined with CZ stones, this ring is sure to make a statement! Alberta “Noble” Shield Ring – $89.00 from: Cate & Chloe Reminiscent of medieval times, this trendy gladiator-style ring will complete your collection this season. Concave, hammered metal, shield ring. Nikki “Victory” Ring – $99.00 from: Cate & {Read More}

Burlap Halloween Wreath

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BURLAP HALLOWEEN WREATH SUPPLIES NEEDED: Foam wreath form 1 yard of burlap fabric Hot glue, glue gun Scissors Twine Black ribbon Halloween scrapbook paper Mini Owl (Dollar Tree, $1) DIRECTIONS Begin by cutting your burlap fabric into 1-2 inch thick strips. Add a generous dab of hot glue to the end of the fabric strip. Press it to the inside of the wreath form. You can now start wrapping your fabric. Wrap it tightly around the form, pulling firmly as {Read More}

The pure jill Collection at J.Jill #PureJill

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I am a fan of J.Jill and I have been for quite a while. I love the simple yet chic style and I especially love that the clothing feels good while I am wearing it. J.Jill takes colors that look great on anyone and matches them with textures that everyone wants to wear. They combine these things into some of my favorite clothing and into clothing that lasts wash after wash.   ABOUT J.JILL J.Jill is easy, relaxed and inspired {Read More}

How to Know When the Scares are Coming in Halloween Movies

A beauty portrait taken from a beauty woman model in the studio

Some people simply can’t sit and watch a horror movie. They have bad nerves or phobias that make it impossible to do so without being embarrassed by their own reactions. If you are one of these folks, would it help to know ahead of time when to hide your eyes? Would it help to know when all the scary stuff was about to happen? If, so, then read on. Here are some situations that often pop up in horror movies {Read More}

Fun Halloween Party Games for Adults

Halloween Party Games for Adults

Adult Halloween parties are always a good time, but you can have even more fun with party games.  It is best to choose games that everyone can get in on.  This helps to get the whole crowd involved and mingling together.  If you choose the right games, your party will be one that no one will ever forget. HALLOWEEN KARAOKE  There are dozens of Halloween-themed karaoke CDs available,  These will have scary favorites like “Thriller” and “Monster Mash” just to {Read More}