Live Your Dreams Star Kristen Plati

This interview is a part of our Live Your Dreams Stars series where we feature awesome young women who are changing the world one amazing dream at a time. LYD! Kristen Plati is a singer, actress and model following her dreams in New York City.  Q: How do you manage modeling, singing, acting, and working in real

The Holiday Chic Giveaway has ENDED!

Our Holiday Chic Giveaway has ended! Thank you to everyone who entered! We enjoyed your comments and hope that you will stay tuned for future giveaways! But now onto the winner! Congrats to our HOLIDAY CHIC  Winner, Kaitlyn G. who won the UChic Tech Case + a $50 Sephora Gift Card.     a Rafflecopter giveaway Check back on

Live Your Dreams (LYD) Star: Michelle Kleineweber

Each week we will introduce you to our (LYD) Live Your Dream Stars. These awesome women are living their dream. Through their stories, we hope to inspire you to live your dreams. What do you do currently and how did you get here? I am a local Kansas City fashion designer. I have always been interested in fashion

Live Your Dreams (LYD) Star: Robin Lorenson

Each week we will introduce you to our (LYD) Live Your Dream Stars. These awesome women are living their dream. Through their stories, we hope to inspire you to live your dreams. Robin Lorenson is a storm chaser currently living in Kansas City, Missouri. She has documented thousands of storms across the nation through her video and photography.  1.

Thanks2U Giveaway has ended!

Our Thanks2U giveaway has ended! Congrats to our THANKS2U Winner, Erika C. (Metropolitan Community College) who won the UChic Computer Case + a $50 Amazon Gift Card. a Rafflecopter giveaway As you now know our #1000Dreams Indiegogo Campaign has been fully funded! We are ecstatic, thrilled, moved and humbled. What we did together is incredible. Through

1000 Dreams Fund Recipients

After several weeks of busy days of Indiegogo updates and fundraising efforts – I’m thrilled to share WE HAVE FULLY FUNDED OUR #1000Dreams INDIEGOGO CAMPAIGN! With your support and help, we raised over $29,000 which will fund the production of our Gracie computer case AND 13 scholarships for 13 amazing young women! To all of you

10 Reasons to Follow Your Dreams

We all have dreams and goals that drive us to get to the career, school and relationships we want. But what if you are stuck ​and don’t know why you started these dreams in the first place? This happens from time to time. We get burnt out or we get stuck in comfortable routines.  But I believe

How to Use Social Media to Build Your Brand

Last Thursday, November 13, our Director of Content + Community Sowmya Krishnamurthy joined us for a Facebook chat to discuss YOUR brand on social media, job hunting on Twitter, blogging for cash and more. In case you have missed any information here are the highlights: Lauren asks: For those looking to create a strong personal

1000 Dreams Fund Recipients

Each week during our 60-day Indiegogo campaign, we will introduce you to the awesome young women we will fund if our campaign goal is successfully reached. If our goal is met each young women will receive a fund of up to $1,000. This week is our last week! We’d like to introduce you to Sarah C! Be prepared to

I am Malala

Sitting on a bus heading to school is a fairly mundane event. Add a few things, and the event becomes much more terrifying. A gunman on a bus. Terrified preteens staring with fear. A threatening gunman looking for a specific girl. Petrified children looking at her and revealing her location. A shot to the girl’s head