Weekend Plans and Links

Happy, happy Friday! Sheesh, I never thought this week would end. Anyone else? I just wanted to hop on quick today to chat a little and share a few weekend plans and links.

Weekend Plans and Links

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We have a bit of an exciting weekend ahead of us … I’M GETTING A NEW CAR TODAY! *Insert all the dancing lady emojis here* I admit that I’m nervous about it all – I get very weird with major life purchases – but I look forward to having brand spankin’ new wheels. If that wasn’t enough, my first 5k race is tomorrow night! It’s a glow run, which I think will add an extra element of fun. Give me all the glow sticks! I feel so ready – my goal is to finish in less than 30 minutes (you can see my training plan in this post). Ryan decided to do the race with me last-minute, so I’m happy to have a running buddy for moral support.

And now, onto a few of my favorite links from the week.

Rachel wrote a great post on how to get over the Instagram slump.

Who else has been following the Tinder kids? Their first meeting this week was so awkwardly cute. I’m rooting for them!

After reading this article, dot journaling sounds right up my alley. Do any of you do this?

I briefly discussed this concealer on Instagram Stories – it’s SO good. For $9, the formula ranks up there with more expensive versions that I’ve tried.

This might be one of the most delicious pasta salad recipes I ever did see.

Alright, I’m out of here. Time to go pick up the car! Be sure to follow along with all the fun on Instagram this weekend. Hope you have a great weekend!

Any fun plans for the weekend?

Psst – in case you missed it this week, I shared the paint colors in our modern-style farmhouse and how I finally found my perfect pair of jeans.

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  1. 8.4.17

    YAY NEW CAR!!! how exciting. definitely checking that concealer out.

    • 8.4.17

      Loving the new car! Definitely didn’t think it was something I’d be excited about, lol. That concealer is amazing, seriously.

  2. 7.31.17
    Kay R. said:

    Congrats on the car and hope you had the best weekend!

  3. 7.28.17
    Katie Elizabeth said:

    Good luck this weekend!!! You’re going to do awesome!

  4. 7.28.17

    Ahh what a fun weekend ahead for you! How exciting, I love all the new car feels. And a glow run sounds like so much fun! Makes me want to get back into the 5k scene:)! Anything with mozzarella and basil I love, so I’ll have to give that pasta salad a try!

    • 7.31.17

      Definitely still getting used to the new car – I’m scared to drive it anywhere by myself, ha! Doesn’t that pasta salad look delicious? Yum!

  5. 7.28.17

    Congratulations on your new wheels and your first 5K! You are going to do great!!! Love your outfit in that photo too.. Those jeans look fab on you! 🙂 Have a wonderful weekend!

  6. 7.28.17

    That’s so exciting about your new car and your first 5K! I’ve always wanted to do a glow run, so I hope that you have a blast!

    • 7.31.17

      It was SO fun – probably could’ve been better organized, but it was the first year that our town did it so maybe it will be better next year. I hit my goal, and that’s all I ultimately care about!

  7. 7.28.17
    Debra Stachelski said:

    Wow, very exciting weekend ahead for you! Can’t wait to see the new wheels and I’m sure you’ll kick a** in your race – proud of you!