Saturday, April 9, 2011

April Showers makes a great cocktail!

You've heard the saying, "April showers bring May flowers", well I can tell you this April Shower cocktail won't make your garden grow or your grass greener but it will make you smile.  The yellow Chartreuse in this drink adds a nice color to this cocktail that will surely put you in a spring time mood!

To make this cocktail you will need:
  • 1 oz. brandy
  • 1/4 oz. yellow Chartreuse
  • 1 oz. orange juice
1. Add all of the ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
2. Shake well.
3. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.


Wednesday, April 6, 2011

10,000 listens baby!

We did it!  We reached our goal of hitting the 10,000+ listen mark.  Woo Hoo!  A big thanks to all of you who have listened and continue to listen to our show.  Please help us spread the word so we can grow our audience base even bigger.  Have a show topic you's like to suggest?  Would you like to be a guest on an upcoming show? Send us an email or leave a comment below.

Sunday, April 3, 2011

Style Diva Blog

What a spectacular show yesterday. Our special guest Abbey from Living My MoMent was very informative and she even kept us on our toes during the Reality Recap. Remember you only have until tomorrow at 11:59 pm EST to register to win a one on one consultation with her on goal setting for your business. I’m sure all our mom entrepreneurs could use this boost to get them going. So how do you win? LIKE our Facebook page (if you haven’t done so already) and check out the contest rules, You can also follow @favorevtmgt or @atleventdiva on Twitter and comment on the contest to get more information too. We are looking for you on our social network.

Thanks again to Scentsational Soaps for the amazing giveaway to two of our Facebook Fans. Juan Woods and Crystal Hickerson congrats on being this week’s winners!


A much needed massage was how I spent my Sunday morning. Here’s a tip for those that love the art of massage as much as I do. Check out one of your local massage therapy schools. If you are in the Detroit area, try Irene’s Myomassology Institute in Southfield. The price is generally a lot less than visiting a professional and the students are in their last few months of class so they are AWESOME! This Style Diva has decided to indulge in this yummy treat once a month, I’m worth it – aren’t we all?

Well this week I’ve started a new project, VolunteerSwag. I’m not sure if you all remember my tagline a few weeks ago, “Kindness is ALWAYS Fashionable”. Well it got me to thinking about exploring the concept of volunteering, especially with youth, because it really motivates me. The concept is still being developed but for now you can follow @VOLUNTEERSWAG on Twitter to learn more. This is going to be very special hope you’ll join us.

Rent the Runway
Looking for a little special something to wear to a special night out or soiree? Why pay $400 or more on that little black dress when you can rent it for a fraction of the cost. Give a try. They have a huge variety of dresses (pages and pages) from lots of haute designers BUT they only go up to a size 12.

The one nice thing besides the price tag is that you can ship back for FREE and if the size you receive doesn’t exactly fit you can get the next size shipped to you for FREE. I would love to hear your feedback on this site so please email me at

Rice Krispies Dipping Stations (found on EllyB's blogsite)
How cute is this? Take those regular rice krispy treats and turn them into a party pleaser. All you need are some tasty RK Treats (recipe can be found online at the Kellogs website), your favorite toppings and then serve. If you are having a shindig remember your guests can participate in dipping their own treats. What special kind of toppings can you come up with? Share with us what you try.



DBox Movie Experience

While experiencing Diary of A Wimpy Kid at the theater this weekend the me juniors and I saw the latest in uber theater style. The DBox Movie seats are the most incredible movie watching experience you can have, for an extra $8 per ticket that is.
These seats move, shift to the right/left, have supersonic sound and are as comfortable as your sofa at home. I did my best camera phone paparazzi to capture the amazement on the kids’ faces as they had the “experience”. Follow me on Twitter to see the pictures @favorevtmgt. Style Diva only reporting the best to you. You can also follow the DBox on Facebook and tell them about your first experience.

Saturday, April 2, 2011

Abbey Fatica Founder/CEO Living My MoMent and FREE Giveaway!

Today we had the pleasure of having Abbey Fatica, Founder/CEO of Living My MoMent on the show.  Abbey started the company in April 2009 as a way to earn extra income for her family while staying at home raising her two small children.  What started as a small web based company offering a directory where business could list for FREE has grown by leaps and bounds.  In October 2010 Abbey decided to take Living My MoMent to a whole new level and branched out to focus not only internet marketing, but also started to incorporate traditional forms of marketing as well.  Living My MoMent is that one place where small business  come together to find advertising solutions that fits their needs and budgets!  For more information check out Living My MoMent


Abbey from Living My MoMent would like to GIVEAWAY a F*R*E*E one hour consultation to one of our listeners/blog followers.  To enter the drawing you can do one (or all  three) of the following:
  1. Post a comment on this blog post.
  2. "Like" our Facebook Fan Page Cocktails and Conversations and then come back to our blog and post a comment letting us know that you liked our page
  3. Post the following tweet on Twitter "Check out the Divas on Cocktails and Conversations at #cocktailsandconversations" and then come back to our blog letting us know that you tweeted about us.
So that means you can enter up to THREE times to win that FREE consultation with Abbey at Living My MoMent!  The contest will be open until Monday, April 4, 2011 at 11:59pm EST.

Check out our next show

Join us on Saturday, April 2nd at 8:00 am EST as we chat with 

 Have you always dreamed of starting a small business but don’t know where to begin?  Have already started your business and are looking for ways to grow?  No matter where you are in your business you won’t want to miss our next show.  Abbey Fatica will be joining the Divas to talk about her business Living My MoMent, a one stop shop where small business owners can come together to find advertising solutions no matter their budget size.
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