Friday, April 27, 2018

Friday Favorites

Happy Friday, friends!

-ONE-
First of all, the Duchess of Cambridge has magical unicorn powers -- and an amazing glam squad -- to look this gorgeous a mere hours after giving birth. I looked like a swollen, exhausted beast for weeks after giving birth and didn't touch makeup for months...and you better believe I wasn't squishing my swollen, fat feet in a pair of heels! 

And, I give her major props for standing outside the hospital for the world's media with her fresh little baby -- and you know girlfriend is rocking those mesh panties under that Jenny Packham dress. I know it comes with her territory, but it also kind of makes me sad that she's forced to do this hours after having had a baby. I like to think she's cringing inside and thinking, "Just get me home, William!" and dreaming of sweatpants and nursing bras like the rest of us did at that stage. ;) 


-TWO-
After doing lots of research, I started taking two organic activated charcoal capsules each day, and I really feel like I've noticed a difference in bloating and toxin removal {especially after a glass of wine at night}. Without going into too much detail, I struggle with bloating and this is one of the products that actually helps and I can tell an immediate difference within a few hours. It's honestly a pretty weird concept, but it works! 


-THREE-
Seriously, Old Navy for the win. I got this top in on Wednesday and I love it! {You might remember that I mentioned ordering this dress in last week's post, and I love it, too.} And yes, I'm still totally loving the off-the-shoulder trend! 


-FOUR-
Our master bathroom is slowly but surely coming together. It has been exactly a month today since they demo'd it and I'm so, so ready to just be able to use my own bathroom. I know it's all a total #FirstWorldProblem and a self-inflicted one, at that, but it's just hard to feel settled when your house is under construction and there are workers in and out of your house all day {and when there's a fine layer of construction dust all over everything}. I can't wait to share with y'all the finished product! They've promised they'll be finished by EOD today, but I'm not holding my breath. 


-FIVE-
Did you catch my Mother's Day Gift Guide I shared Wednesday? A big highlight are the bouquets of flowers you can send via Amazon Prime! I mean, what can Amazon not do?! 



I hope y'all have wonderful weekends! 


Linking up with April, Amanda, Andrea, Claire and Katie 


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12 comments:

  1. I've never heard of those capsules before but I'm glad they're doing the trick!!
    LOOOOOVE that Old Navy top--you may be making me go and buy it myself haha. So glad things are coming along (FINALLY) with your bathroom....hopefully you'll be up[ and running next week!

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  2. I love the name that they picked out for the little one :) I'm going to have to pop into Old Navy for that top - it's so cute!! Have a great weekend! xo, Biana -BlovedBoston

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  3. I'm going to have to look into those capsules. I can't imagine putting on heels hours after having a baby. No thank you.

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  4. Now I need that top.and the capsules sound amazing.Have a wonderful weekend lady.

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  5. Yay I hope the bathroom wraps up today. Loving that tile!

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  6. Ugh Kate is just so amazing - I love her! I just want to know how that dress didn't show the mesh lines! lol

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  7. One of my favorite things I've ever heard is that you can order flowers through Amazon. Total game changer. And I'm definitely checking out that activated charcoal--thanks for mentioning!

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  8. I had no idea that those charcoal capsules could do that.

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  9. I had no idea Amazon shipped flowers too; you're right-- what can they not do?

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  10. Gah Kate is perfection! I hope she has been resting in sweats all week after that debut which had to be painful!!

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  11. So glad that the bathroom is almost finished! I know you can't wait for a nice long soak in the tub. I am going to check out those charcoal capsules. I use a charcoal powder for natural teeth whitening and a charcoal bar to wash my face and prevent hormonal acne and both work amazing. Who would've known that charcoal was so magical?

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  12. LOVE the floor in the bathroom friend! I'm heading to Old Navy now - that top is presh!

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