Friday, February 21, 2014

Oh Happy Friday

It's a happy Friday! After a quick week, I'm excited for a wonderful weekend! Hope you are too.

1// Birthday #1
It's this special lady's birthday tomorrow, and I'm excited to get to spend most of the weekend with her! My Nonny (grandmother) is a very important person in my life, and I can't wait to celebrate another birthday with her!

2// Birthday #2
My Nonny and my best friend share the same birthday! We don't get to celebrate together as she and her husband live in Oklahoma now, but I want to wish Sarah the happiest 23rd!

3// Shopaholic
As of late, I make the argument to myself that I'm going to save my dollars and do a little less shopping. And then the next day, I buy a Kate Spade wallet, a couple of nail polishes at Target, and a pair of shoe's at Nordstrom. Okay, maybe not all in one day, but I need to be better at splurging, whether it's big or small. Inspired my Mackenzie over at Design Darling, I'm going to withhold from shopping for a month -- an entire month. Of course, I'll still buy gifts, groceries, and the necessities, and I'll still have all my wanted lists that show up here, but I'm going to put myself to the task of only buying things that I truly need, considering that so many people in the world are wanting for things like good food and clean water. I'll let you know how it goes!
Zepetit Hermes

4// Snail Mail
With all of the handwritten letters that I've been sending, I've been trying new ways of addressing them. I'm partial to this gorgeous letter.
Mixing Vintage Postage with your modern invites

5// Happiness
This photo makes me happy -- the promise of the spring that is soon to come and the warm weather that is here to stay.
Melon & mint bikes.

Stop by to see these lovely ladies! 

Happy Friday, lovelies!


  1. I have the same splurging problem. When school started, I told myself I wouldn't buy an article of clothing for the whole 11 weeks. I'm 6 weeks in and can honestly say I haven't really missed much! Good luck!

    Caitlin C

  2. Love that you will be celebrating with your grandmother - that is so sweet! Splurging is a problem we all have...but we work hard for our money - might as well enjoy it!! Happy weekend!

  3. A few thoughts:

    1. Happy Birthday to your grandma and friend! So exciting! And stop being so gorgeous, girl. Seriously.
    2. I hear you on the shopping. It's tough to cut back, but you can totally do it!
    3. Did you address that envelope yourself?! Gorgeous! I'd love to take a calligraphy class!
    4. You're right- that photo is pure happiness. Love it.

    Happy weekend, girl! xo

  4. Hello from the link up! Happy, Happy Birthday both to your Nonny & your best friend!! The gorgeous envelope and bicycle photos made my heart happy! Wishing you a lovely weekend!

  5. Happy Friday to you lovely! Lovin' your space and so glad to be following along. You are not the only one with a shopping problem...blech ;) Have fun celebrating those special ones!

  6. That envelope is gorgeous!!!! If only I could write like that...! :) :)

  7. I've got to work on spending less! I've been out of control recently. Happy Birthday to your Nonny and your best friend. That's so neat that they share a birthday!

  8. The colors in the bicycles! Thats all I want to wear from there on out! AND, love the lettering. I wish I could write like that!! Happy Weekend!

  9. Have fun with all of the birthday celebrations this weekend! Pretty pretty envelope :)

  10. I decided that February was going to be my month of not buying new beauty products, it's amazing how many old favorites I have that I've re-discovered! Maybe that will happen for you also! Your blog is so cute!

  11. ah I can't wait for spring too. and trying to do less shopping as well. I can easily get sucked into buying things I don't need, so just trying to avoid the mall!
    -- jackie - jade and oak


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