Weekly Recap #47, 2022

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It’s been a long day of travel, but it was well worth it considering I just got back from such a relaxing week in Las Vegas with my boyfriend’s family. The university that employs me decided to give us last Wednesday and Friday off, in addition to the expected Thursday, which was such a treat! It was my first holiday spent away from my own family, so I would be lying if I said I didn’t miss them a ton… But I enjoyed trying new Thanksgiving foods and traditions, as well as soaking up the much warmer desert weather. We also got in our first Christmas activity of the season—seeing lights at the Ethel M Chocolate Factory cactus garden! So fun. Continue reading “Weekly Recap #47, 2022”

A ‘Night Out’ Look with The Thrifty Six

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It’s time for another Thrifty Six collaboration, and this month’s theme, chosen by Nancy, is a little out of the ordinary… “We’re not angry birds!” While I was initially taken aback by this fun and unique theme, I quickly thought of this teal faux fur jacket that I thrifted while in Scotland. Sure, it’s not feathers, but faux fur was the next closest thing in my closet. And the pretty color reminded me of the beautiful plumage of a peacock! When I told my boyfriend about the theme, though, he reminded me that we are *not* angry birds… so then really, based off the once-popular game, that means I should’ve dressed up as a green pig, ha!  Continue reading “A ‘Night Out’ Look with The Thrifty Six”

Weekly Recap #46, 2022

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It was another super busy week at work and in the evenings, but I was grateful to have a calmer weekend with virtually no plans—I didn’t leave my apartment from Thursday night to Sunday morning and honestly, it was glorious! We got some snow this week but thankfully my aunt and I didn’t let it squash our plans to attend a Denver Fashion Week show on Thursday night. Check out what I wore below! Continue reading “Weekly Recap #46, 2022”