Monday, December 19, 2016

Weekend Recap!

I cannot believe that it is already the week before Christmas.  Where did the time go??  I really need this week to slow down and go by slowly because I still have so many Christmas activities that I want to fit in before the Christmas season is over!

I barely took any pictures this weekend.  It was a great weekend, but what made it even better was the fact that I wouldn't be getting up for work on Monday morning!  So you know I stayed up a little later Sunday night 😜


FRIDAY
 In order to celebrate the beginning of my Christmas break, I enjoyed a glass of Halo Top ice cream while watching Hallmark.  

P.S.  I only eat ice cream out of coffee cups.


SATURDAY

I really enjoyed my first morning of Christmas break!  I laid around on the couch watching tv, got my nails done, and cleaned a little.  Then when Dustin got home later that afternoon, we got ready to head out to do a little Christmas shopping together and to go out to eat.
 We just HAD to go into Anthropologie to check out what they had and isn't it crazy how I found this dress?!?  I know it's so close to Christmas and that I really didn't need anything, but it's on MAJOR sale!  You can't say no to a price like that!  

I wore a dress that night so I didn't feel like taking off my boots just to take a picture, so ignore the fact that I have tall boots on.  This dress will look so good with brown wedge booties! 



 We walked into Barnes and Noble to get coffee after shopping and I found this cookbook.  I looked the author up online and found her blog.  She lost 135 pounds on her own in 13 months!  You should check out her blog--her story is interesting and she has lots of recipes! I think I may need this book and her memoir :)


SUNDAY
Sunday was crazy busy.  Church.  Then a Christmas party that afternoon.  Then a dinner at church that night.  I took this photo last night after we got home and I told Dustin he had to put all of his clothes away that I folded/or were on the floor.


Today I'll be out and about grocery shopping and finishing up Christmas shopping.  Plus, I'll be wrapping some of our presents since I haven't wrapped any 🙈



Linking up with Biana

14 comments:

  1. LOVE your Anthro dress!! Less picture weekends are the best because it means you were relaxing!!! Here's to a Merry Monday doll!!

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  2. I watched a hallmark movie last night and it was the best!! Hope you enjoy your Monday girl! Sounds like it will be packed with fun stuff! xo, BIana -BlovedBoston

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  3. love your weekend recaps.. wish they also said "hang out with victoria!" haha!

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  4. Love that dress, super cute! I wish I was on Christmas break! Almost there! I wanted to finish my shopping this weekend but alas that didn't happen. Fingers crossed today or tomorrow! Glad you had a nice weekend!

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  5. Have you read Andie Mitchell's memoir, "It Was Me All Along"?
    I really liked it.

    Isn't it amazing to clean on your own time? I'm enjoy Christmas break for this reason alone. I don't feel rushed.

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  6. Wow! I just checked out Andie's blog, and she is really inspiration and has great recipes. Thanks for sharing!

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  7. You and Dustin are so stinking cute! I love how good-natured he is... he always seems to go along with your shenanigans... He reminds me of Brian!

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  8. Love your new dress!! Super pretty floral. Happy Christmas break :)

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  9. Wow what an amazing story of transformation in that cookbook!

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  10. I only eat ice cream out of coffee cups, too!!

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  11. Love that you guys are already enjoying Christmas break so much - the start is always the best!

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  12. Wow what a weight loss story! I'll have to check out her blog. Haha, I tell my boyfriend the same thing who loves to put clean clothes on the floor before he likes to just put them away in their place.

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  13. Sounds like the perfect weekend. I have yet to try the Halo ice cream - what is your favorite flavor? Kind of love how you only eat it out of coffee mugs, haha.

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  14. Thanks for pointing the way to Andi's blog...I had her book "It was Me All Along" on my reading list for a long time but somehow it fell off. Definitely a battle I can relate to and can't wait to read her story. So inspiring!

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