May 21, 2013

a little PinkLouLou PR... and a luau!

Well ladies, for some reason I was asked to come on WKYT This Morning at 8 on Sunday, as resident local blogger and talk about all things hair, makeup, and trends I am seeing this wedding season with my clients. 

I was extremely humbled and flattered beyond belief when the fabulous Elizabeth Dorsett asked me to come on the show. I was thinking to myself, you have GOT to be kidding... you want ME?!? Clearly she didn't see me grab my boobs on national television circa le Family Feud (which I know I still owe you guys the episode by btw)

So of course I was a nervous lil PLL. What will I say, what will I wear, and what will I do with my HAIR??
All very important questions. 

All things considered... I think I did pretty well. You see, I am highly aware that I am NOT cut out for a career in public speaking, or in front of the camera. I do better behind the scenes on my laptop with a glass of wine. We all have our niches right?
BUT, I was happy with it and proud of myself for doing it!!

I got the following pics from friends and family who caught the show, it was so sweet!!

Thank you so much to Elizabeth Dorsett and Alex Hayes for having me on the show. I don't know how you girls do it, you make it look so easy! You can catch more of WKYT updates here! I had so much fun, and pending some more practice, I would love to come back! Thank you also to my sisters for getting up at 6 on Sunday, coming to my house, letting my do your hair (not saying one word about anything wrong with it) and accompanying me! I love you two more than anything, and the fact that you are so supportive just means the world to me.

Sadie says she is coming next time. Just preparing everyone. ;)

Here is the segment, just pretend you don't notice that I say "a more natural look" more than once. Ha. Apparently I want you girls to look natural. What I mean is I want you to look like yourself, and be comfortable! 


Here are some playing on the set photos... Hannah fit right in with her experience on the Daily Show last summer. She belongs in TV production I do believe. 


Speaking of le bebe sissy... I have some exciting news. I know, this girl just doesn't quit ;) 

I am so SAD proud to announce that my little Hannah banana was selected for Teach for America, and will be leaving us for Hawaii next week!

In celebration, Sunday evening we had a luau at my parents for the baby's birthday/graduation/going away to Hawaii. It was quite crazy I assure you. I have never seen so many college kids...since I was in college. I forgot how much they eat!

TRY and tell me she is not the cutest...I'll fight you ;)


Award for most festively dressed goes to lil sis' boyfriend Matt. He is so great. That shirt he is wearing is from his parents honeymoon in Hawaii. How cute is that??


It was a great weekend. I could not be more thankful for all of God's blessings. There are so many great things happening in my family's lives, and I am so excited to see where we all end up! Thanks Nicole, Chrissy and Brian for coming to my sisters farewell soiree, it meant the world!! xoxo

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29 comments:

Jenna said...

Oh, you are the cutest! I think you did a wonderful job on your interview. In one part you made the expression on your face reminded me of Reese Witherspoon! :)

Congratulations to your baby sis! That is so exciting that she is going to Hawaii with the Teach for America program. My baby sister is just finishing up her contract with Teach for America. She absolutely loved it, I hope Hannah has as great of an experience as my sister did.

:)

Tiffany said...

You did great! And you have excellent posture sitting on that couch!

Hope you are planning a trip to Hawaii while she is there. How fun!

~Tiffany

sfitzg2 said...

Wow - congratulations - how fun to be on TV to talk about something you are great at! And congrats to your sis!

SHAYNA said...

Girlfriend you did AMAZING!!! Congratulations & I'm so happy for you!!! Good luck to your little sister as well! You're right, it sounds like you & your family have so many great things going on right now!

Jenna E said...

wow you did amazing! Congrats!! You are a "natural" ;)

Raven said...

so you're pretty much famous now. And you looked gorgeous during your interview. And I swear, I KEEP saying it, you WILL do my hair when I have my vow renewal.

Also, please tell sis congrats :)

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Nicole said...

how fun is that?!
Perfection with the hair and make up!
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P!nky said...

1] WOOHOO LOULOU! Look at you and your baaaaaaaaaaaaad hair poofing self on tv.

2] Sister support is the bestest thing ever. LOVE that we share that bond :)!

3] Amazing for babysissy going to teach america. I know hawaii is gorgie but I also know they NEEED help in their school system. I am sure your sister will make a huge impact over there, wahooo aloha!

4] Everyone got LEID, haha i'm immature, it's cool!

Jill said...

First of all...you did a great job! Quit being so hard on yourself. I do NOT recall noticing that you said "a more natural look" several times (from when I watched it live). I mean...you're fine! We are going to be big stars with our new show, haha

Tell you baby sis congrats from another of your bloggies! Looks like a fun party! ;)

Brooke said...

You did so good! I made my parents watch it too and they just fell in love with you! They said "oh, she's just precious!" And your baby sissy is the cutest thing ever, she's gonna be so blessed at Teach for America! Stay cute, girlfriend!

Pretty in Pink said...

i love it! you did great!

Ashley @ ladyacray.blogspot.com said...

You are too critical of yourself - you were ADORABLE!

Lauren H. Edmondson said...

Loved your TV segment and your sisters' hairstyles!

Teach for America is SUCH a great organization, I do PR for our school system and I am so thankful for the skilled teachers that come from TFA! So happy for your sister!

Kate at Green Fashionista said...

You did awesome, could you be any cuter?!

Lil' sis sure has had an exciting year, she'll have an amazing time teaching in Hawaii what an awesome state to get placed in!

Lauren said...

That is amazing! Hawaii... can I go?

So happy all these fun things are happening for yoU!

Esme said...

Congrats on being on the show!! May i have your autograph!! :)

You did a great job! Also congrats to your baby sister!!

Carolyn said...

You're officially famous. EEK! :) Great job girlie!

Danielle said...

How exciting! You all look beautiful! I think of you every morning when I do my hair. I know you could do so much more with it than me, but alas, I just don't have the time. Congrats!

Erin @ Sassin Southern Style said...

Why is there no limit to the amazingness and adorableness of your entire family?

Kait said...

This is so amazing! Proud of you girl! Also, I live in Hawaii! so if your little sis has any questions, be sure to send her my way!! XOX

Whitney @ justacountry-girl said...

sissy - you are just the cutest! you knocked it out of the ballpark. i am so proud of you :-)

Jaclyn Kaye said...

Ahhh Congrats girl!! How exciting!! You're too dang cute!

Emily said...

You did awesome on the show!!! I'm so jealous your sister is going to Hawaii for Teach for America. That will be an awesome experience!!!

jayme said...

look at that! UK produced a celebrity!! great job! and i looove that your sis is standing on her tip toes in that picture. so cute! .... my brother moved to hawaii last june for 5 years for his residency. three kentuckians in hawaii?! we're taking over!! xo

Ashley said...

All three of you are just the cutest!! What a fun party!

According to Ashley said...

Love the clip from the show! You're so legit, girl! :) Good for you!

Gigi said...

Can you do a makeup tutorial soon on what you're using lately? It's been awhile since you did a full on tutorial (and a video!) and I need some makeup inspiration!

Brooke said...

Your interview turned out great! I am so happy for you girlfriend! Congrats!


=) Brooke

 

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