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{weekend notes}

Home Sweet Home // our new happy place!

Good morning friends! In case you missed it on Instagram + Facebook…..we bought a house. I never shared here, as I was so busy with the move and all the paperwork that goes along with it. We finally got somewhat settled in and I’m ready to get back on here and share.

How was everyone’s weekend? I hope it was a GREAT Fourth of July celebration for you.

While it looked and felt different than usual, we tried to make it special anyway.

Intentions for the Week:

  • Prep for this weekends yard sale
  • Write Thank you’s
  • Work in the yard
  • Wallpaper Bay’s room
  • Take some outfit photos
  • Wash windows
  • Get some Mezger Zinnias
  • Be better at drinking water (dehydrated AF)
  • Go on long walks with Charlie to scope out the new hood
  • Celebrate my sisters birthday
  • Give my house plants some much needed TLC

Highlights from the weekend…….

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{affordable dresses}

SHOP: Floral V-neck Mini Dress (under $40) | Heels | Coin Necklace | Sunglasses ($10) | Pavé Bracelet | Wine Glasses (holds almost a whole bottle of wine)

It’s International Chardonnay Day and IF I were going someplace fun for happy hour to celebrate, this is 100% what I’d wear. Clearly even Charlie is over my backyard happy hours too 🐶 🙄

I rounded up a shit-ton of affordable dresses.

This floral mini dress I’m wearing here is under $40 🤜🏻💥🤛🏻

And before we get started. My Big ass wine glasses are on sale! I get asked about them all the time. It’s 24 oz and hold almost an entire bottle of wine. Not that I’ve tried or anything 🙂 Wine Glasses

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{random things to do during quarantine}

SHOP: Stripe V-Neck Peplum Popover Top (40% off) | High-Rise Toothpick Jean (50% off) | Coin Necklace ($20)| Seaside Slide Sandals ($14)

I’m bored in the house and I’m in the house bored (now this song will be stuck in your head all day too)

While we’re all home, for how long (who the fuck knows). I thought we might as well make a list of that annoying shit we never want to do. You know, back when we had busy schedules. Social lives. Seems like a really long time ago. Ha! All those things we put off? On the weekends I get really anxious from too much scrolling + refreshing news stories about Coronavirus. So, I’ve decided that I am focusing on what I CAN control and doing things around my house to be productive (when I get sick of scrolling + sitting on the couch + drinking).

 I know it’s so tough to stay home but while we’re all here, we might as well make the most of it, right?

And get check some things off the list that you’v been putting off FOR-EVVVV-ERRRR!

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{march most shopped items + DIY face mask}

SHOP: Eyelet T-Shirt ($20) | Levi’s 501 Skinny Jeans | Seaside Slide Sandals ($20) | Straw Clutch ($20) | Sunglasses (under $40)

Smiling on the outside, but deep down I’m a ball of anxiety!
Which got me thinking about all the things I’ve taken for granted….

  1. Stocked shelves at the grocery store 🧻 🍞
  2. Health
  3. Teachers + coaches 👩‍🏫
  4. Going to the gym 🏋🏻‍♀️
  5. Traveling/road trips ✈️ 🚗
  6. Eating out at restaurants 🥡
  7. Impromptu happy hours with family + friends 🍻
  8. Going to see a movie 🍿
  9. Hair + Nail appointments haircut💇🏼‍♀️💅
  10. Freedom 🇺🇸

What’s the first thing you’re going to do once it’s safe again?

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{friday favorites}

SHOP: Striped Tee | Midi Slip Skirt in Drifting Flowers | Denim Jacket | Hat | Heels | Bracelet Set ($12.99)

Felt cute….literally almost deleted later 🤷🏼‍♀️but, whatevs. If you see me outside of these squares – I’ll be in jeans and a sweatshirt because it’s cold AF again 😭Come on Spring, I’ve got cute stuff to wear ☀️double tap if you’re ready for some sunshine too ❤️

Weekend Plans?

Pizza tonight, always pizza on Friday nights. We’re trying Upper Crust Baking. You have to order in advance. Select a time. Then pick it up. I’ve heard it’s the BOMB, so stay tuned – I’ll report back. My photographer (aka Bailey) is going to help me shoot all my content for next week. Taking photos on weekdays gets tricky. I pay her in the form of cute tops. Getting crafty and making a succulent wreath for the 4-H Green & White Social. Going to watch my nephews play ball, if the rain holds out. Planning on taking a class at the gym too. Other than that, we are chillin.

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{wish list wednesday}

SHOP: Jumpsuit (on sale $25) | Denim Jacket (on sale) | Heels ($35) | Sunglasses ($12) | Necklace

Just a girl + her Trader Joe’s tulips🌷

Bay said this photo was so lame, but I’m clearly feelin it 💁🏼‍♀️

In other news….Bailey has challenged me to give up “online” shopping for lent. Not to be confused with shopping. Ha! I’d say 90% of my shopping is online, soooo. There’s that!

I have not accepted the challenge just yet. 40 days is a long ass time.

That’s over a month. Close to 6 weeks. 960 hours. FML!

Bailey will, in exchange, give up Tik Tok. Which is equivalent to my shopping addiction.

So, come next Wednesday, we have to make our final decision.

Basically I’ve been scouring the internet for all the things Spring. And ALL THE THINGS I really want to pull the trigger on before this 40 day spending freeze may possibly take place.

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{weekend notes}

SHOP: Eyelet Top (30% off ) | Leviscan’t touch this (true to size) | Clogs ($35)

The face you make on February 15th….
when all the Valentine’s Day candy is 50% off 🍫🍭But for reals – what’s your number 1 favorite candy?

Mine has to be the seasonal Reese’s peanut butter hearts. The individually packaged ones ❤️🤤 The Easter Egg + Christmas Tree Reese’s are equally as good!

Hope you all had a killer weekend. We had the perfect little mixture of relaxing + out & about. I was 100% not ready to make shit happen this morning though. Here’s to a short week – for everyone, except me…lol!

Intentions for the Week:

  • Share a Valentine’s Day GIVEAWAY
  • Research Spring Break flights
  • Check out the new restaurant in Winters Carboni’s Ristorante Bar & Marketplace
  • Continue NOT eating dairy + gluten + drinking alcohol on weekdays
  • Work on a DIY Wood Bead Garland to share with you all
  • Clean out my closet (it’s getting out of hand)
  • Round up my current favorite Amazon purchases
  • Body scan for final Kaia 30-day Jump start program results
  • Distribute 4-H shirts
  • Create a new healthy recipe for the rotation

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{target tuesday}

SHOP: Tie Dye Top ($20)| Levi’s | White Bag | Clogs (similar) | Necklace | Sunglasses ($10)

There is no place like…..
Target 🎯 😂 and this top is tie dye for 😆 Sorry, had too.

I’m absolutely freezing my ass off, but I’m done with winter clothes. Just done 🥶

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{weekend notes}

SHOP: Bl Nk Miranda Peasant Blouse | High Rise Toothpick Jean In Charcoal Wash | Devon camera bag with detachable strap

Life is short, BUY THE BAG! My very first white bag. And it’s a vibe, friends!

In VERY important news…..

Groundhog Day 2020: Punxsutawney Phil Predicts Early Spring. … The groundhog allegedly did not see his shadow, according to members of his “inner circle,” meaning there will be an early spring. According to legend, if he had seen his shadow it would have signified six more weeks of winter.

Now if that isn’t a highlight to the week, then I don’t know what is! #coldaf #bringonspring

I hope everyone had a great weekend. Ours was equal parts of relaxing + fun! How about that football game at the JLO concert yesterday? I’ve never seen so much ass shakin in my life..ha!

Intentions for the Week:

  • Master the Hair Waver
  • Woodland High School Showcase Night (how do I have an incoming freshman?)
  • Finish my last week on the Kaia Woodland 30 day Jump start STRONG!
  • Purchase a new houseplant
  • Create an epic Valentine’s Dessert Board for Omega Nu
  • Continue not eating dairy, gluten + drinking alcohol on weekdays
  • Send out thank you’s
  • Gather goodies for a fun Trader Joe’s Giveaway
  • Workout with Bay at the gym
  • Summer House season premier
  • Check out the Sacramento Antique Faire

Highlights from the weekend……..

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{j.crew sale}

SHOP: Scallop Hem Cami ($19) | Denim | Denim Jacket | Mules (similar) | Tote | Sunglasses ($10) | Necklace ($13)

That face you make when you remember you’re having margaritas + Mexican food with your girlfriends tonight 😃🍹🌮

It may not be Friday yet, but I got my eye on the prize!

Oh, and J.Crew is having a killer sale 💃🏼 up to 75% off 🙌🏻 my scallop hem cami is now $19!

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