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Thoughts For Friday

Apr 15, 2016

Happy happy Friday!  This weekend we have plans to hit up the Farmers Market and a date night with a few other couples.

I am always on the lookout for cute tee shirts for during the day.  I like to pair them with jeans or shorts with fun jewelry for a cute casual look.  This tee is a new favorite.  I love the fit of it, it is not too tight or too big and it has a slightly longer back.  I am wearing the almond color which is such a great neutral.  It runs pretty TTS, I am wearing a size small.

FP Tee

I am addicted this new flavor of Lacroix- Blackberry + Cucumber.  It is so refreshing.

Flower shopping with my girl.

Now that the weather is warmer it has me craving Tomato pie one of my all time favorite Southern Recipes.  We had it for dinner this week paired with Banshee Chardonnay.  I love all Banshee wines.

You can find the Tomato Pie recipe under my recipes tab:)

I just got  my girl Gwennie’s new cookbook and I am so excited to try some of the recipes.  There were so many that looked amazing.

A recent outfit this week.

I love the pattern and colors of this blouse.   I have been wearing the wedges non-stop.  My parents gave me them for my birthday and they rock.  The heel isn’t too high and they are so comfortable!

Blouse | RM Purse | DV Wedges | Ring | Jeans

We got Sterling’s school pictures back this week and I could not stop laughing.  I forgot it was picture day and he went to school in workout leggings, a tee shirt that says “taco bout awesome”, and a fake hand tattoo.  That outfit paired with the cheese fake background is just too good.  You better believe I ordered several copies!  and side note why do schools insist on these cheesy backgrounds??

I don’t shop in Ann Taylor often but when I saw this Pineapple blouse through the window I knew I needed it.  I love the blush color paired with the pineapples.

Blouse | Shoes | Earrings | Jeans

I am always looking for cute hair bows to keep Frances Moon’s hair out of her face.  I prefer the smaller simple ones and these are some of our new favorites.  They actually really stay in place too. You can shop the Etsy site here called Camiandco.

This is style we prefer, but there are lots of other cute styles and some really sweet baby headbands that would make a great gift.

The strawberries from our Farmers Market have been so good lately.  Perfectly juicy and sweet.  I have been looking for new ways to use them and can’t wait to try this recipe for crostini with goat cheese, mint, strawberries and balsamic vinegar.

I also think this Strawberry Moscow Mule sounds amazing- so refreshing!

Lastly three of my dresses that I wear often were just reduced.  

The white dress I wore last weekend is newly reduced- I am wearing a small.

Joie Dress

Joie Dress

Wearing size small.

Equipment Dress

wearing size small

Have a great weekend!

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  1. Chelsea says:

    Your little girl is so adorable šŸ˜‰ Also that Strawberry drink looks so relish
    Chelsea @

  2. kimm atwood says:

    In my world wine rhymes with w writhing. Have a great weekend

  3. Unknown says:

    I have been following the Aubrey Equipment dress for awhile now … maybe I am missing something, but the link doesnt show the dresses being marked down.

    Is there a coupon code at SAKS that I am not aware of?

  4. Sarah Arnold says:

    Sterling's picture has me literally laughing out loud. I think it is utter perfection and will be your favorite of all time.

  5. Sarah Arnold says:

    Sterling's picture has me literally laughing out loud. It is utter perfection and I am sure it will be your favorite when you look back.

  6. Edye Nicole says:

    Those sparkling waters are amazing!! I love them in the summer time šŸ™‚

    Edye //

  7. angela says:

    Sterling's picture made me laugh so hard! Thanks for posting it. That made my day.