How you can Shop the Closet of Claire Underwood or Olivia Pope

If you watch "House of Cards," "Scandal" or, if you're like me, devour each episode, then you will thank me for introducing you to LookLive, a website where consumers can literally buy the exact same outfits the heroine wears on the most recent episode.  Don't have the budget for Moschino or Yves Saint Laurent? Don't worry -- the site shows the actual item, a similar item and a bargain option (for example, from H&M) of a garment in a comparable style as the one worn by your favorite leading lady (or man). 

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Our New Look

We have been working hard to recreate the look of our site, which includes more about what we've done, what we do and where we're going as we look towards the future.  Genuine Joy has brought on another contributor -- an official introduction coming next week-- and a new client. While we know it's the same day as the House of Cards Season 3 launch, take a few minutes to check out the new look!

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5 Tips to Make your Fitness Resolutions Stick

We are wrapping up February and rounding the corner into March, and even through it's still chilly here in the mid-Atlantic region, just the mention of the March month brings me visions of daffodils and tulips. Making it through the winter months and trying to stick to a fitness regimen can be tough, but  keep in mind that we're almost through the blistery chill and shorts, skirts and dresses are in the not-too-distant future. Here are 5 tips to keep you going:

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A Dream Come True

I met a vibrant and inspiring designer last year in September 2014, when I went to her second runway show, during 2014 New York Fashion Week.  The next day, I was able to sit down with the designer, Carrie Hammer, and hear her fascinating story of how she launched her campaign "Role Models not Runway Models." To say I was honored when she asked me to walk in this year's show, is an understatement.  Read on for photos and video coverage of the event.

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Beating the Winter Blues

My posts are typically about things I do with the kids, but this is a little different.  I am not sure where everyone lives, but on the northern east coast it is FREEZING!  I am a big advocate on working out and I love/prefer to run outside.  Recently with the temps below the teens and if you factor the wind into it, temps dip into the negative numbers.   I am not going outside.  I  would rather sleep in, sit on the couch with my kids, play games, etc.  -- By: Whitney Flickinger

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