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my first trendsend!

i really do like stitch fix, but after my fifth one, i needed a break.  the last couple of boxes just weren’t quite right.  but i have this addiction to subscription boxes…  so when i found out about trendsend, i knew i wanted to try it.  i first heard about it on the small things… Continue reading my first trendsend!

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5•22 | high five for friday!

…one…   my bday was this past weekend.  i spent the actual day alone, but the day before was fun.  i ended up having breakfast tacos with my bff.  that evening, i went to see the kiddos at prom and then dinner with some friends.  afterwards, i went to see pitch perfect 2.  (totally disappointed… Continue reading 5•22 | high five for friday!

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3•20 | high five for friday!

…one…   i had some great workouts this week with all my free time.  the weather was a little iffy but i got out to the canyon.  it was chilly but beautiful.  i got in a four hour hike.  it left me exhausted, but it was worth the pain. ….two…   this month’s birchbox was… Continue reading 3•20 | high five for friday!

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stitch fix 4 & advice for first timers

well…my fourth stitch fix was kind of a bust.  in my review of my third fix, i exclaimed how much i loved the whole box, which i did.  i’ll admit that i should have explained what i wanted for my fourth box better, but my pinterest board was full of spring/summer ideas.  i don’t think… Continue reading stitch fix 4 & advice for first timers

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1.23 | high five for friday!

…one…   i got my january birchbox and stitch fix this week.  i loved both!  i got an email late in december that offered a limited amount of a special birchbox.  i jumped right on that and got the tone it up birchbox.  it was such a good box!  i’ll probably have to save the… Continue reading 1.23 | high five for friday!

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stitch fix 3

this was my third time getting a stitch fix in the mail.  (if you don’t know what stitch fix is, HERE‘s info about the service and about my first box | and HERE’s info about my second box.)  they just keep getting better and better!  i make a pinterest board specifically for stitch fix inspiration and write… Continue reading stitch fix 3

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11.21 | high five for friday!

…one…   i’m trying something out of my comfort zone.  i’m not going to give any details just yet because i don’t know how the hell it’s going to work out, but i’m excited/scared about it.  🙂 ….two…   this month’s birchbox was amazeballs.  (do people still say that?) i just loved everything.  i’m always… Continue reading 11.21 | high five for friday!

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stitch fix 2

i received my second stitch fix this past weekend. (here’s a recap of my first stitch fix.)  i have mixed feelings about it…and yet, i bought the whole box. let me explain… when i started stitch fix, i knew that some items would be pricey.  let’s call them “investments”.  so i decided that i would… Continue reading stitch fix 2

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9.26 | high five for friday!

…one…  this is my 300th post!  i have been blogging for over ten years now, but this is the longest-running, most fun, and most open blog i’ve ever had.  it’s been a place to vent, to question, and to heal.  it’s also been a hell of a lot of fun connecting with people from all… Continue reading 9.26 | high five for friday!

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my first stitch fix.

i decided to take the pludge on another subscription box service.  i love birchbox.  and i’ve heard people talk about stitch fix for some time now, but i didn’t know if i wanted to try it.  with the encouragement of a friend who uses it, i went for it. sidenote: try saying “stitch fix” five… Continue reading my first stitch fix.

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9.19 | high five for friday!

…one…  i got back to my workouts this week.  i got in some good ones too!  school is kicking my ass.  i’m exhausted at the end of the day, but it’s going well.  there’s issues, but we’re working through them.  and i’m still laughing every day so that’s something.  i’m struggling with finding motivation to… Continue reading 9.19 | high five for friday!

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8.15 | high five for friday!

…one…  we are headed back to school this week with a whole week of inservice ahead of us.  i hate inservice, but it’s nice to get back to work in a way.  i’ve been working on my classroom some this week.  i don’t do as much as elementary school teachers, but i like to make… Continue reading 8.15 | high five for friday!