7BLOGGERDAYS Jan16: Picture of me

Lauran hiding her face

Lauran hiding her face

Here is a photo of me at a restaurant called Waffles in the South Loop area of Chicago, IL. My significant other took this picture, trying to catch me on the sneak, but I am always watching…so this is the shot he took! And I was being bashful! LOL


VIRTUAL BOOK TOUR! Lauran Smith Dot Com hosts the first leg, beginning Feb1!!

Introducing…Sherry Burton Ways!

Sherry is the Author of a brand new book: “Feel Good Spaces: A Guide To Decorating Your Home For Body, Mind, & Spirit”! From February 1st – February 12th Sherry will visit 12 blogs on her virtual book tour. Lauran Smith Dot Com is hosting the very first day of this awesome tour! You are invited to follow the tour, visit a new blog each day, meet some wonderful new friends and experience something new! Feb2nd will be captured here! Make sure you’re on the tour!

Make your way back to us on Feb1st for more in what Sherry provides regarding decorating YOUR home!

Don’t miss this!


Tangibles That Excite!

Check these out!


Love “browns”, “tans”, and fur on boots!


A great handbag will accentuate any outfit!


Accessories! Spikes! Bows! Simply fun!


Beautiful Pomeranian puppies! Two is twice as nice!


A great flat boot…where oh WHERE will I find my perfect flat boot??


Two Starbucks rewards waiting for me to use! I am a Starbucks snob, yes indeed!

What makes you smile?


Click HERE for my company website!


November Photo A Day Challenge

Fellow blogging community!!

Join me via Instagram for a photo-a-day challenge that I created, as November is my birth month! It will be the best birthday present ever, if I could get tons of folks to join me!


The hashtag to use is #EllesPhotoChallenge.

Thank you! Let’s have some fun!!