February 22, 2019

Work-Life Balance, Santa Fe, and Instagram Official

The Color Connection: 02.22.19

Happy Friday!

We hope you’ve had a great short week if you were off on Monday! Did you know today is National Margarita Day? How great that it landed on a Friday! If you’re in the Houston area be sure to check out our Houston Margarita Guide. And if you’re not in Houston, don’t worry because you can make our delicious strawberry jalapeño margarita recipe or pineapple vanilla bean margarita recipe in the comfort of your own home.

And before we get to our favorite links from the week, we have some very exciting news! Carrie is speaking on the Packed Party x The Refinery Event panel to kick off SXSW in Austin on March 7th! She is speaking alongside some other incredible woman, and she’ll be talking all about how and why she became Packed Party’s first investor. You don’t want to miss it, and it’s filling up quickly. You can buy tickets here.

Now, enjoy this week’s links!

Around CarrieColbert.com

Our Bold Plans for 2019

My 7 Favorite Bold Lipsticks Right Now

Around the Internet

J.Crew new arrivals are so good right now! I’m loving so many things, such as this pink gingham trench, this navy rainbow tweed dress that would be perfect for business, this babydoll tee, and this Liberty floral skirt.

And don’t even get me started on the kids new arrivals! I adore this flamingo bomber, cardigan, and sweatshirt to name a few.

I enjoyed reading these six important lessons we can learn from Chrissy Teigen.

Why you need to rethink the concept of work-life balance.

Are you missing HGTV’s Fixer Upper? Get your Joanna Gaines’ fix with her new Anthropologie collection.

Obsessed with these rainbow name puzzles.

Do we need St. Patrick’s Day t-shirts (this one and this one)? I’m thinking yes because of Target.

Here are some great free things to do in NYC.

10 things every influencer needs to be successful.

I’ve been itching to return to Santa Fe lately, and this guide certainly fed that desire.

What is Instagram official?

Ridiculously regal rainbow!

Bookmark this! What to pack for a business trip.

I used this brand of storage bins in Elle’s nursery (also mentioned here), and now they have this darling rainbow version!

It might be all neutral, but what a beautiful shoe and handbag collection!

Have a great weekend!


  1. Jenn Lake says:

    Aw, thanks so much for including me, friend!

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