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Happy Monday!

Hope your weekend was lovely. Ours was a busy weekend that included an Ava and Mommy run Saturday morning, a family picnic hosted by Tommy’s company for all of their employees and families, and lots of water fun for Ava on Sunday with two of her friends.

Have you ever heard of thredUP? It describes itself as the largest online and consignment thrift store for women and children. While I have sent in gently used clothes of mine to sell to thredUP a couple of times, I hadn’t purchased anything from thredUP until recently when I realized Ava was in need of some cute summer clothes! Continue reading


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Retail’s Night Out 2016

Happy rainy, dreary, gray Friday (in the DMV area) everybody! Who else is ready for this rain to just leave already? Fortunately, weather forecasters say the weekend will bring some sunshine. Here’s to hoping!

As I mentioned on Tuesday, my friend Hannah and I went to the 2nd annual Retail’s Night Out on Wednesday night at City Center in DC. Hosted by the National Retail Federation, this event aimed to highlight DC’s retail entrepreneurial spirit. For one night only the event featured pop-up shops, food trucks, and music. Continue reading

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Marimekko Purchases

Remember how I was so excited about Marimekko and Target’s collaboration? Well, once the sale officially began last Sunday I was ready at my computer to buy. At first I was a little disappointed I couldn’t buy everything online (some things you had to buy at a store), but in the end it was probably a good thing. Continue reading

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Happy rainy Thursday in the DMV area! While I’m glad the beginnings of my garden and flowers outside are getting much needed water today, I hope the rain doesn’t effect the Washington Nationals Home Opener….

In other news, I love a good stripe or stripes on any article of clothing. Continue reading

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Recent Preggo Buys

Hello and happy Thursday!

I am still getting used to this “being pregnant” thing and have started to gradually shift my life – clothes, activities, workouts, and thoughts towards the little bundle of joy that will be arriving next April. Continue reading

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