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Thoughts For Friday

Nov 1, 2013

It has been awhile since I did a Thoughts for Friday post, so here is your daily dose of random this lovely first Friday in November. 

We had a super fabulous Halloween last night.  Sterling is at such a fun age he loves everything about Halloween and who doesn’t love all the candy??  I need to be cut off I ate so many Twix yesterday.

I am super flattered because Carolina Style Magazine named me one of The Carolina’s top bloggers of 2013.
You can check out my feature HERE!

The light finally arrived for our nursery and I am smitten with it.  We installed it this week, now just to find a few replacement bulbs because several were broke while trying to hang this beauty.

|| Lulu and Georgia Lyra Light ||

Pretty certain these Carne Asada Nachos will be made this weekend.  How amazing do they look?


 I am so excited about this book that was just released by Aerin Lauder.  I love her and her style.  It is definitley on my Christmas List!

|| Aerin Lauder at Home ||

Piperlime is having a great sale right now, like seriously good prices.  I snagged this dress to save for next Summer.  Check out the sale HERE.  With my rewards and all I ended up getting this dress for $30!

||Line and Dot Trapeze Dress ||

Lastly, I am officially full term this weekend.  37 weeks!!  This pregnancy has flown by!  Normally I don’t do full on bare belly shots but I wanted to document the size of this belly, that and the fact I really have no belly button anymore.  Things are about to get real.

Happy Weekend!

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  1. Nickie says:

    Wow, your belly is so cute. Take time for yourself as much as you can these last few weeks. Your new bundle of joy will be here soon!!

  2. Nickie says:

    PS – what are piperlime rewards and how do I sign up???

  3. Melissa W. says:

    you are so darn cute pregnant! You look great!

    ps. I am headed to Charlotte-need anything?


  4. congrats on the award šŸ™‚
    and OMG those nachos look so so good! xo jillian – cornflake dreams

  5. You look amazing! I love your belly shot. You need to document!

    Congrats on being named in that magazine. You deserve it. You are one of my favorite blogs to read. šŸ™‚

  6. 17 Perth says:

    You look adorable!! And I am obsessed with that lighting!

  7. What an awesome award to win! I'm not surprised you won it though! I love your blog! That green maxi dress is so adorable! You got an awesome price on it too. Have a great weekend!

  8. You still adorable even without a belly button!! Love the sputnik for the nursery and I want Aerin's new book too! Happy Friday love!

  9. Leslie says:

    You're looking so great! Congratulations on the magazine feature too. šŸ™‚

  10. Love that sweet bump!! And the light fixture is perfection…can't WAIT to see the nursery!! xo

  11. Val says:

    Sterling is so cute and I love your belly. I hope you have a great weekend.

  12. Congratulations on the blogger honor!

  13. Allie says:

    You look beautiful! I'm 3 weeks behind you… counting down!
    I was curious, what size Animal Prints did you purchase? Are those the 7×9 size or the 10×13? I love how you have yours framed and lined up!

  14. A post full of lovelies! We adore all this beauty! Sweet congratulations to you.



  15. Hey- just wanted to let you know they sell those lightbulbs at candelebra on Coleman. I replaced the light bulbs in my chandelier with those and love the look of the round bulb.

  16. Yay! Loving that you were one of the top bloggers from SC. Not surprised at all!!! : ) Love your sweet belly shot. Can't wait to see this beautiful baby. : )

  17. That light is gorgeous for the nursery! You and your belly look great šŸ™‚ …. As do those nachos. I've been craving nachos bad lately.

    Have a good wknd!

  18. You are looking so gorgeous Natalie. I'm so excited for the new baby girl šŸ™‚

  19. Love the light for the nursery!! And now you having me wanting some nachos. I haven't had any in ages.

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