Yip yip, it’s Friday! This week I kept feeling one day ahead, yesterday I woke up and legitimately thought it was Friday, womp womp womp…
It’s been a busy one since it is “busy season” at work aka 12+ hour days every day but I am grateful that I get to work from home most days so at least I can work in my sweatpants! Despite the long hours, there are still so many things both big or small that make the weeks great, sharing this week’s five below.
ONE: Last weekend it snowed constantly and gave us yet another excuse to do nothing and not feel guilty about it. I am kind of loving these snowy weekends we keep having! So much Gossip Girl happening over here! (Yes, I am just now watching the series – way late to the party.)
TWO: I spent Monday in Chicago for work and as I was leaving to catch the train back, I had a few minutes and stopped by my favorite landmark: THE BEAN! It had been a while since my last visit and I’ve never been in the evening before and it was stunning as the sun was setting.
THREE: My new blog design! I’ve been considering the move over to WordPress and with that, a brand new look for the blog. I still have some fixes to make like linking things so that the drop down menus populate properly, but so far I am loving it. Let me know if you notice anything else that needs fixing, or your favorite feature – I would love to hear!
FOUR: I’ve been obsessed with facemasks and deep moisturizing treatments lately and my winter skin has been thanking me. My recent favorites have been this pore cleansing mask, this face + neck oil, this moisturizer, and this micro-exfoliating face wash.
FIVE: The new Kendra Scott Spring Collection launched this week and (I know I say this every time but…) I think it may be the best one yet! The muted colors are so stunning and I love the glamorous look. I have something on it’s way to me already and can’t wait to show you what it is! Some of my favorites…
Favorite Post from the Week: “New Design”
Recent Obsession: Trip van der Bilt from Gossip Girl – can you say most underrated character and perfect hair?!
Song of the Week: “YOUTH” by Troye Sivan
“If we are too eager to have everything, we will almost certainly miss the one thing we need.” – Thomas Merton