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Happy Friday! Just a few shots from here, there, and everywhere...

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1. This is what my bed looks like most days... I'm kind of bad at making it.
2. I saw this in a local bookstore, and thought it was hilarious! It's actually a journal. I have a mind to buy it next time.
3. My ebay obsession continues... I ordered some cheap false eyelashes. The packaging was cute, but that's about it. I'm ramping up to eventually do a comprehensive post on falsies!!
4. Another ebay purchase... these heart sunglasses were incredibly cheap, and are incredibly fun :)
5. Dark chocolate with salted toffee from Trader Joes... my favorite.
6. Some yummy/ gorgeous sodas I spotted at a local cafe.
7. Yankee candle had a huge sale recently, and I couldn't help picking up this one. It's now one of my favorite candles ever.
8. The other morning, I heard a "meow" coming from under the bed. I looked down and saw just this little leg and tail peeking out. Cutest thing.

How has your week been? Mine has been filled with a lot of writing, teaching some lessons, and thinking about how I can improve myself. I don't remember if I've mentioned it here before, but I've been reading The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron. It's all about freeing blocked creativity, and has been helping me with a lot of things associated with that. I'm starting to feel a sense of possibility in my life again. I feel a bigger post coming on as I'm writing this... but I want to be able to articulate it properly, so I'll stop here today.

Either way, hope you're having a good day, and that it's not too cold where you are :) xx


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  1. Hahaha, #2 is hilarious!

    Hope you have a wonderful weekend! ;D


  2. i love that photo of the sodas. and that book sounds really neat— i'm reading one now called "art and fear" that explores why art is made (& why it's often not made) and why a lot of people give up along the way. it's a pretty quick little read and if you need help/motivation getting unstuck then it might be a good read for you =]

  3. Dark chocolate with salted toffee .. ah, is there any better combination that this?


  4. Happy friday! I'm not a big soda fan, but Boylan's sodas are the best! My favourite is ginger ale:)

  5. Lovely photos! I used to have the same sunglasses and i loved wearing them, you get the oddest tan lines!


  6. I have NEVER got the hang of false eyelashes. I feel like such a failure of a girl. The only time they ever went on right and stayed on was when I had my little sister do them for me!

  7. Those heart sunglasses are so adorable!!

  8. I am incredibly jealous of your candle, such a yummy scent!
    My week has been comprised of battling my inner blues, writing my soul out on paper, perusing tumblr and polyvore, and drinking enough coffee and tea that I feel fit to burst :)

  9. Anonymous2/02/2013

    Great photos! I have just found your blog, it's lovely.

  10. Such pretty snippets of your life! Love the heart sunglasses, and I'm not sure how I feel about that book. And I do half of my grocery shopping at Trader Joes- love that place! -Jessica L

  11. I love all those pictures. And that candle sounds divine. Have a lovely day!:)

  12. Love your quilt in the first picture! I pride myself on being able to find amazing vintage quilts for next to nothing at thrift stores and antique shops. :)

    Your kitty leg is super cute! :)

  13. looks like you had a great week! that journal is awesome and trader joe's is the besssssssst!

  14. That black cheery soda looks delicious. I love sodas made with cane sugar. I bet that candle smells delicious enough to eat!

    LC from


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