Monday, April 15, 2013

Strawberry Shortcake Redux

So, as you know last week I felt near death awful.

So, on Thursday I had plans to have a few of my sweet friends over for tea.
And though my week had been bleh to say the least, I NEEDED girl time.
I know it's greedy, but I get energy from being around loved ones.


remember this guy??

I feel like some super villain, 
sucking out warm fuzzy feelings 
from family and friends wherever I go!
Muahahaha

*Ok, moving on*
So, Thursday morning I woke up...and literally bounced out of bed, 
which wasn't a good idea since my neck was still bruised,
 but after feeling like a lemon for weeks I FINALLY felt somewhat normal!


I opened the kids door and hollered
 "Good Moooooorning!! French Toast all around!"


Then I made these:
Banana Nut Mini Loafs



And of COURSE since I'd been living in jammies for so long,
 I needed a little bit of my normalcy.

So naturally I put on this:


annnnnd, maybe took a few pics out in my kids fort studio...





Dress: Thrift Store|$3
Tights: Wal-Mart|$1
Belt: Thrift Store|$2
Booties:Clothing Exchange|FREE

That's right, $6 for the whole ensemble!



I feel comfortable in my own style, however as I was running errands with the kids in this outfit, I did wonder if people might mistake me for this gal:

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If they did, at least they didn't vocalize it. ;0)

~Bekah

Linking up with:


Thrifters Anonymous
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9 comments:

  1. Oops. You look fabulous. It is an amazing dress and a great way to make yourself feel so much better. Hope the rest of your day with the besties was all you wished.

    Charlie
    Fur Earwig

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    1. Thanks so much for the comment! The rest of my day was wonderful with my dear friends. They are such a blessing!

      Bekah

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  2. I'm in love with your outfit! Soooo CUTE!
    And those cookies... yum! It's my hubs birthday on Thursday, but of course we are celebrating all week ;) I never bake for him but I want to surprise him and these sound PERFECT!

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  3. Cute dress! Thanks for linking up to My Style Monday today!

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    1. Thanks!! And thanks for hosting the link up! :)

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  4. Strawberry Shortcake Adorable - blog hopping from ColorBlind

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    1. Thank you for the comment! I love ColorBlinds link up, so fun!

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  5. haha love the look! i am a bold kind of gal...so I am diggin the color!

    p.s. i sent your goodies out today !!! with a few extras ;)

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  6. That outfit is so, so, so gorgeous! I'd totally wear it out to the store! And the prices are awesome!

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