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{friday 5}


I’m just happy it’s FRIDAY!  Have a fab weekend and do something you love.  I’m taking off to spend the weekend with a besties.  It’s good for the soul ♥


ONE – Dear Instagram,

What the Fuck were you thinking.  Your “new look” SUCKS.  The retro-looking camera icon was one of the most recognizable tech logos out there.  It’s now been replaced with a swirl of sunset colors and an outline of a camera?   As if the camera was murdered at sundown and chalk was drawn around its body.  Like it’s dead!!  Can you tell that I am NOT a fan?   It takes me 2 damn minutes to find that stupid new app icon on my screen.  The update equally sucks.  And you didn’t notify us first or ask our opinion?  If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.

Yours Truly,

A pissed off B




TWO – This dress is being delivered next week and I’m tracking it all the way.  Can’t wait.  I’ll let you know when it FINALLY arrives 🙂


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{tennies + denim}

Tennies + Denim + Statement Necklace //

When I write about clothes, it makes me so happy.  Although, when I do write posts like this, they tend to get the least views.  Recipes + Weekend Notes always get the most traffic over here on xoxostacyb.  Truth is – I love writing about it all.  So if it’s not yo thang, come back tomorrow 🙂  I want to keep a good balance of recipes + clothes + kaia + kiddo stuff + pretty things, etc.

OK, lets get back to clothing……

So much inspiration here + here.  What do you think?   Are you all about it?  Or Um, no thanks?  I fell in love.

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This outfit is pretty much everything I swore I’d never rock.  A few months ago, had you offered to pay me to wear jeans + nikes….I would have laughed and said, “no thanks.”  Now it’s all over the place.  Instagram, Pinterest, everywhere I look.  I’ve never since last week, ever, worn tennis shoes to work.  Even my co-workers think it’s

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