Emily

Emily is a recent UVA grad trying to find her way in this thing they call the “real world”. When she’s not learning about 401(k) plans or budgeting for her next online shopping spree, you can find her experimenting in the kitchen or scouring the district for the best cup of coffee.

Author Archives: Emily

Clever Kitchen Appliance Hacks + Slow Cooker Giveaway!

Here at BLINQ, we’re all about being resourceful — and in the kitchen, that means saving on kitchen essentials, finding new and thoughtful ways to use ingredients, and making the most of your kitchen appliances. One kitchen appliance we can’t live without? The slow cooker; so we’ve decided to give one away! Whether it’s a hearty soup in… Read More »

Quiz: The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide Finder

The holiday shopping season is upon us, and you may be wondering what to get that hard-to-shop-for significant other, parent, friend or co-worker. Luckily the perfect, unique, and budget-friendly gift does exist — you just have to find it! So sit back, relax, and take our holiday gift guide finder quiz below. Holiday shopping has never been easier!

Find the Perfect Gift With Our Holiday Gift Guides!

Looking for some gift-spiration this holiday season? Browse our Holiday Gift Guides below to find perfect gifts for every budget! Need help finding a gift for someone on your list? Leave a comment below letting us know who you’re shopping for, and our BLINQ Savvy Shoppers will send you personalized gift recommendations!

Capture the Holidays with BLINQ: Digital Camera Giveaway!

The holidays are upon us and we don’t want you to miss a moment! In the spirit of giving (and taking pictures) we’re hosting a Refurbished Nikon Coolpix Camera Giveaway! Whether you use this portable and lightweight camera to take family photos, or give it as a gift to someone special, we think it will help you capture holiday… Read More »

Improve Your Eco-Friendliness With These Green Tips!

Whether you’ve taken our Green Quiz, or simply want to improve your eco-friendliness, it’s important to know that small changes to your daily habits can make a big difference for the environment! We recently sat down with Ann from our sustainability team to rack her brain and learn about her favorite green tips. Check them out below and start… Read More »

Back to School with BLINQ: Headphone Giveaway!

The dog days of summer are over, and that can only mean one thing: Back to School is here! Whether you’re starting a new grade or getting ready to head off to college, it’s always fun to start the year out with new gear. In the spirit and excitement of going back to school, we’re giving away a pair… Read More »

How to Pack the Perfect Picnic Basket

Warmer weather is here and that means there’s no better time to take advantage of the outdoors by going on a picnic! If you’re scratching your head wondering how to throw together the perfect picnic, or what to bring in your picnic basket, you’ve come to the right place. Here are our top tips for packing the perfect… Read More »