About Allie Garcia

Hi there! I'm Allie, the Programs & Volunteer Coordinator here at BCCA. Outside of work, I'm a mom to my wild child, Cami & my fur baby Jax. I'm also an aspiring Pinterest chef, dedicated watcher of The Office, and make up junkie.
22 12, 2017

Getting Right From the Inside Out

By | 2018-01-08T00:38:48+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Wellness|Comments Off on Getting Right From the Inside Out

January 1st, 2018 is a Monday. It’s the start of a fresh week, fresh month and a fresh year. Maybe you want to get back on your gym regime, give your house the good deep cleaning it’s been needing, take up a new hobby or something as simple as starting that new book [...]

13 12, 2017

Accessories Fit for The Holidays

By | 2017-12-11T16:46:01+00:00 December 13th, 2017|iGoPink Blog, Style, Style & Fashion|Comments Off on Accessories Fit for The Holidays

We are t-minus 2 weeks out from Christmas and guess who hasn't done any holiday shopping? If you've guessed me, you have guessed correctly! Here at the BCCA office, yours truly still holds the title of the biggest procrastinator. Don't get me wrong I've done my online (window) shopping. I come across these [...]

29 11, 2017

Stress-Free Gift Ideas for the Holidays

By | 2017-11-28T13:35:24+00:00 November 29th, 2017|iGoPink Blog, iGoPink Life, Inspiration, Motivation & Inspriation|Comments Off on Stress-Free Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Thanksgiving has passed, which means it is time to start holiday shopping and walk off the 10 pounds I gained over the last week from stuffing my face with too much bread, yams and pecan pie.  Over the Thanksgiving break I was made aware that I am now of age and must participate in the [...]

13 11, 2017

Look Good Feel Good

By | 2017-11-13T08:52:12+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Fitness, Style|Comments Off on Look Good Feel Good

If you’re one of those people who prefer to workout at home or go for a run around the neighborhood then those shorts and t-shirts you’ve been wearing may not be the best idea anymore if you’re noticing that you can’t feel your legs from how cold it is. If you’re also like me its [...]

23 10, 2017

3 Easy Ways to Get Moving After Your Surgery

By | 2017-10-23T11:46:54+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Wellness|Comments Off on 3 Easy Ways to Get Moving After Your Surgery

Surgeries are tough. When I was 18 I made the decision of getting a Breast Reduction for health and back reasons. I remember waking up in the absolute worst pain I had ever felt. My mom took me home that day and I was in and out from all the meds. I remember at [...]

13 10, 2017

Difficult Roads Will Lead You to Beautiful Destinations

By | 2017-10-12T22:58:27+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Inspiration|Comments Off on Difficult Roads Will Lead You to Beautiful Destinations

Have you ever gotten to a point in your life where you aren’t unhappy but, you just feel stuck and like you’re just going through the motions of the day? I was feeling like that for a short time and I finally had a come to Jesus talk with myself. Literally, I was in [...]

18 09, 2017

When life and seasons change

By | 2017-09-18T07:34:44+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Inspiration|Comments Off on When life and seasons change

The seasons are (slightly lol) changing here in Texas and as I look back its neat to see how much I’ve changed along with them. December is fast approaching and it’ll mark my 1-year anniversary with BCCA, the job I was so blessed to have stumbled upon. Boy, time has flown! I can honestly [...]

6 09, 2017

Fall Statement Pieces

By | 2018-02-24T00:25:48+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Inspiration|Comments Off on Fall Statement Pieces

September is here which means fall is finally here! My favorite season of the year! Even though technically it doesn’t really turn fall here in our part of Texas. While most states are lowering into cooler temperatures, good ole’ south Texas is still and will continue to sit up in the high 90’s with the [...]

31 08, 2017

Food from the heart

By | 2017-08-30T22:41:12+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Inspiration|Comments Off on Food from the heart

Our home sweet home, Our beautiful city. This past week our city, Houston and surrounding cities, came face to face with one of the most catastrophic floods Texas has seen in over a decade. While so many of us have been truly blessed to have minimal or no damage, my heart hurts for the [...]

14 08, 2017

Adulting 101: Time Management

By | 2017-08-14T09:36:20+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Style|Comments Off on Adulting 101: Time Management

YAWN.. Are any of you like me? Where you wake up in the morning and feel like you are constantly going all day long until you lay down for bed? It’s tiring, not just physically but mentally. 3 pm hits every day and I’m ready to pull my blanket and pillow out and take [...]