Family photos: What to wear, how to save and how to prep the kiddos

We are loving this recent photo that Katie Brewer of KB Digital Designs captured of Wendy and her family. Planning on taking some portraits of your clan for the holidays? Katie has some great tips. Picking your outfits  Always wear clothes that are a good representation of you! Pick colors and styles

Road Trips 101: Snacks, games, safety tips and more for Labor Day travel

  Hitting the road with the family this Labor Day? From snacks to pack to games to play, here’s everything you need to keep your sanity in check and the fun in full gear. 16 roadtrip snack ideas Top 10 American road trips Simple ideas for happy family traveling 20

5 Accessorizing Ideas for Your Home Office

Ready to primp that home office? Here are five simple ideas to inspire you. 1. Pops of color! Even with white walls, grey washes and neutral furniture, the right accents can transform any room into a soiree of color. Talk about a time-saver! We’re loving this vignette from Better Homes &

Balance Is A Myth

As you may know, JP Lizzy was a proud sponsor of the inaugural Work-Life Thrive Summit back in April. Put on by Women in the Mix, this wonderful day featured tons of inspiring speakers and opportunities to connect with business owners and incredible women. Even though this event was months

Adding Vibrancy To Your Everyday Wardrobe

If you’re like most women,  you have wardrobe items such as jeans, a black shirt, a white tee and a few other solid, neutral colored-items that are regularly worn staples in your closet. These are what you might consider comfort clothes. The clothes you feel most comfortable and confident wearing

The Most Important Kind of Beauty

“Elegance is when the inside is as beautiful as the outside” Coco Chanel Recently several of us here at JP Lizzy HQ got to talking about the fact that while we spend a lot of time designing the outside look of our bags, it’s often the inside prints and patterns that get people so


Mistakes That Are Magical

Have you ever made a mistake or had what seemed like a disaster, turn into… something special? We experienced this recently when we designed our new shopper tote (coming soon!). We couldn’t wait for the highly-anticipated hot pink exterior shopper with hot pink interior to arrive in all its glory.

Stop and Smell the Lattes

Summer is here, schedules are shifting and it is time to lighten the load. Be careful not to let a new craziness begin. Overscheduling fun stuff is still overscheduling. Below are 4 tips to help you keep your summer, fun, happy and “light”. 1. Schedule spontaneity It sounds like an oxymoron,

The Ups and Downs of Motherhood by Rachel Brown

We recently had the pleasure of connecting with Rachel Brown, a young mom of 2 young kids and blogger at She had us at hello as soon as she shared her philosophy on fashion: “As a busy mom of young children, out of necessity I stick with style that is comfortable

A Mom’s Moment: Olympic Fever & Family Fun ~ Denise Lilly

I still clearly remember watching the Olympics as a child — the joy, the heartache, the triumph, the patriotism. But what I remember even clearer are the Olympics I recreated — the ice skating routines in my living room, the bobsledding in my yard, the racing on my skis. The