Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Wish List Wednesday


I have to confess, I was very bad in April...I shopped,
 shopped, shopped and shopped. 
Before I even knew it I had three new pairs of shoes,
 two handbags, a wallet, a change purse, 
a bunch of makeup and well, you get the point. 
As a result, I put myself on a ban, a SHOPPING BAN!! 
It's been 23 days. Twenty three LONG days.



Hanna Dress

Cuff Trousers 

Crop Pants

Gingham Sandals

Woven Heels

Skinny Jeans

Pink Nike


Oh boy, I cannot wait for my shopping ban to be over!!
Haha!! It's been harder, much harder than I thought.
Maybe, my calling in life is to be a personal
shopper?? At least, my wallet is happy.

What's on your wish list??
Let me know, I love hearing from you!!
Best, Marie 




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Friday, May 18, 2018

Five for Friday



Well hello there.
First, I need to apologize for my sporadic blogging. 
I have been assigned a new project at work that 
has pretty much taken over my life.  Literally, all my
time (and then some) has been spent on it and
 it looks like it is going to be that way for the 
time being.  So please bare with me.

I thought it would be fun to do a Five for Friday since
I haven't done one in like forever.

Here is what I'm loving

{one}

The world-premiere musical based on Baz Luhrmann’s 
Academy Award®-winning film will be here in Boston
 (this summer) for six weeks. I have never seen the movie, 
so I don't really know much about the story but I'm super excited 
for it. Why?? Cause Aaron Tveit is in it
and well, I may have a small crush on him.
Ok, ok it's a big one.  Cannot wait to see this!!


And yes, I went to Moulin Rouge when
I was in Paris, just to take this picture.


{two}
Come What May- Aaron Tveit

This is the official music video of Come What May 
from Moulin Rouge! The Musical. I have been listening to 
this NON-stop!!  I cannot wait to hear the rest of the music.



{three}
Gucci GG Marmont Wallet

I picked up this little wallet back in April and LOVE it.
I didn't think I would like having such a small wallet but  
it's been great.  And really, how pretty is it??

{four}
Dr. Brandt No More Baggage 

My dark circles have been HORRIBLE. Concealer wasn't
 working, color correcting wasn't working, NOTHING.  
However, I saw on a Insta Story to put this on AFTER 
your concealer. Talk about a game changer!! 
 I put a little (just a little)on after my concealer and 
BAM, no more dark circles!! Seriously, this stuff is AWESOME.
And you can reapply as needed. It has changed my life and I'm not joking. 
I will say that it is drying, so I do keep a small jar of eye 
cream in my makeup bag at all times to add some hydration 
throughout the day should I need it. 

No More Baggage

{five}
With this new work project, things have
been quite challenging and if I'm being honest,
prettying fffing stressful. I have found this quote
to be most helpful and remind myself, that  
tomorrow is another day.



That wraps up my Five for Friday. I'm headed
to Cape Cod this weekend for some relaxation.
Although, the weather is looking pretty terrible
which seems to be my luck lately.

Have a Wonderful Weekend.

What caught your eye this week? 
Let me know, I love hearing from you!!
Best, Marie

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Monday, May 14, 2018

Crown Princess Mary


You may have heard that there is a Royal Wedding this 
weekend, so I thought it would fun to share the
 pictures I have of my up close encounter 
with some Royals.

 I had gotten inside information that
the Crown Prince and Crown Princess of Denmark
would be making an appearance at the Massachusetts
State House.  Seeing as Crown Princess Mary
is my favorite, I knew I had to try to get in and see her.
Even if it was to just get a glimpse.







Crown Princess Mary smiled at me but I didn't 
get a picture of that. I wanted to actually
watch her walk by with my own eyes
not through my phone camera.

My super awesome twin, had arranged for me to
be able to watch them as they came into the 
State House for their visit. I wanted to be up
close and personal and I WAS!!
I should note that their security team is
 all very good looking Danish men!! 

It all happened so fast but I was thrilled
to see them walk by me. Literally, I was
freaking out on the inside. My only
regret is that my camera was on the 
live option so it made the pictures
come out grainy looking.
 But, the memories will stay with 
me forever.  

I don't normally get all fan girly
but this was one time I was
and it was AWESOME. 

Is anyone else excited for the Royal
Wedding this weekend???
Let me know, I love hearing 
from you!!

Best, Marie 



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Monday, May 7, 2018

TBB ASKS MAY ENTERTAINMENT EDITION


Linking up with The Blended Blogs for a 
little fun Q and A-
All Things Entertainment



1. Comedy or Drama?
Marie- Depends on my mood.
Jenn- Comedy.

2. Fiction or Non-Fiction?
Marie- A little bit of both.
Jenn- Non-Fiction.

3. Movies in Theater or At Home?
Marie-  In a theater. 
I really don't watch movies 
and couldn't tell you the last movie
I saw in a theater. It's been that long. 
Jenn- Both

4. Musical or Play?
Marie- Musicals, love them.
Jenn- MUSICALS

*we saw Hamilton in London and loved it*


5. Which Meal of the day is your favorite to eat out?
Marie-Breakfast.
Jenn- I love to eat all my meals out. 

6. Favorite Book ever read? 
Marie- A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.
Jenn- Edgar Allan Poe The Raven.

7. Game Night: Yes or No? 
Marie- Yes.
Jenn- Yes.

8. Favorite Outside Game to play?
Marie- Tennis.
Jenn-  Kick ball.

9. Favorite TV Series ever?
Marie- Games of Thrones!!
Jenn- Sons of Anarchy. 

10. Sitcoms growing up or Sitcoms of today?
Marie- I will say growing up as I don't
watch any sitcoms now. Although, I did
watch Fuller House and loved it.
Jenn-  Growing up!
 I don’t think any of the sitcoms on these days are funny.
 I have tried to watch a few of them, and none of them 
made me laugh. A few chuckles, but that’s about it

11. Miniature Golf or Bowling?
Marie- Neither, I'm terrible at both
and refuse to play. I hate mini golf because
I'm so bad at it. Like really bad. And it's always
the loser buys the ice cream. Without fail, I'm
always buying the ice cream.
Jenn-  MINI GOLF and I'm really good at it.
*she cheats*-Marie

12. Favorite Movie Theater Candy?
Marie- Reese Pieces.
Jenn-  Ohhh tough one! 
I’ll go with raisinets

13. How do you like your popcorn?
Marie- With butter.
Jenn- With butter.
My boyfriend and I go to the movies alot
and I usually come home with the leftover popcorn,
Marie gets mad when I don't. haha
She LOVES movie theater popcorn.

14. 3D movies with the glasses; Yes or No?
Marie- NO, hate it. It's too hard wearing 
TWO pairs of glasses.  
 Jenn- NO! 
Those 3D glasses are so annoying
 to wear! 

15. Favorite Genre of Books to Read?
Marie- Historical Fiction.
 Jenn- True Crime.


It's so fun doing this little Q and A's because
as you can see, Jenn and I are alike but 
also very different. haha

Now, it's your turn, leave your
answers in the comments below.
Best, Marie & Jenn




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