Friday, May 20, 2011

remember that time you stopped me on the street...?

 sweater: tjmaxx / shorts: f21 / earrings: the loft / shoes: courtesy of blowfish shoes
nails: OPI william tell me about / rings: gifts

remember that time you stopped me on the street and asked,
what's on your happy list for the week?
and i told you...

1. my new red shorts
2. cracking up over random commercials
(have you seen the ATT one with flash mob dude who got the text late?! i die. every.time.)
3. when Ryan calls me every night at our set phone date time of 9:30pm
4. white cheddar cheese puffs
5. my pick for American Idol making it into the final 2 
(sorry, folks, i was not rooting for Scotty)
6. the Hunger Games Katniss Entertainment Weekly cover
7. shoes
8. been consistently working out for the past 2 weeks
9. the preview of X-factor 
(i heart Simon Cowell)
10. when an acquaintance becomes a friend

what's on your happy list for the week?
and of course, last but not least for us all, it's friiiiiiday!!

much love.
[happy friday, friend.]

p.s. two rocking giveaways to enter, folks! this one and that one.
 
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37 comments:

  1. Love your hair! It is so beautiful! Okay, what's your secret?
    And I'm not saying that because I want to win your awesome giveaways. But....

    ha! Just kidding. Have an awesome Friday!

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  2. Haha I LOVE that flashmob commercial! SOOO funny!
    Those red shorts look perfect witht he striped top. Kind of nautical!

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  3. You look awesome, love the hair.

    I just love blue and white striped long sleeved tops, they are just such a classic. :)


    xoxo,
    Addie
    The Cat Hag

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  4. My happy list:
    1. I have this weekend off (I never have weekends off. Never.)
    2. One of my best friends is staying with us for a weekend.
    3. We are going to an awesome concert tonight.

    Love the outfit!

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  5. happy about the final two on AI. this house is rooting for lauren!

    happy weekend friend!

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  6. i need stripes, quick! love the sweater :)
    awww.. "when an acquaintance becomes a friend" <3

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  7. loveloveLOVE your outfit...that sweater is perfect and paired with coral shorts (and your amazing blowfish shoes ;)) it's stunning.
    love your happy list -- on my happy list this week is that classes are finally over and my new oxfords :)

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  8. I love the blue and white with the coral shorts! Have a Great Weekend!!

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  9. You always look so gorgeous, Ilene! I read every single post, though I don't always have time to stop by & comment. Just wanted you to know!

    Making me happy today? Cupcakes, custom orders, beautiful colors and knowing that I get to see my love tonight {can't wait!}. :)

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  10. #10--ditto :) (yay texts buds!)

    luv ya girl <3

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  11. That is my favorite commercial too! I die laughing every time it's on!!!
    Miss you friend!!!

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  12. Eek SO exciting for the Hunger Games movie, especially after that cover! She looks amazing!

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  13. I love this outfit! You look so cute.

    Also, I love love LOVE the photo of you just straight on. You look so beautiful!

    Love the happy list :D

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  14. I crack up at that same dumb commercial! haha

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  15. Aw I love your list ;)

    #6 made me happy this week too :D

    I can't wait for the xfactor :) I think its gonna be great :D

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  16. yay friday!!! so happy. :) my favorite random commercial is the gassy one..."your son rip is on line toot" . i die every time!! im giggling right now. im super excited to get a pedicure! finally...

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  17. Team Lauren all the way, she's amazing!
    And I sooooo LOVE that commercial with the flash mob dude, it's HILARIOUS!

    -hannah

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  18. your red shorts are TO DIE FOR!!! LOVVVVE them Ilene!!

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  19. Love the red, white & blue. And I am DYING for them to cast Cinna already...

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  20. The shorts are such a great buy and they look great with that striped top:) Have a fantastic weekend, darling
    Kisses and hugs

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  21. You are just rocking the red, white, and blue!

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  22. mmmm I loveeeeee your hair!! It's so luscious!

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  23. Loving this all american look, you look adorable and comfy ;)

    xo Lynzy
    www.sparklingfootsteps.com

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  24. Oh I really love your outfit!!! Red shorts and stripes :) SO pretty!

    <3 Belly B

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  25. Oh, I love this look! Your shorts and Blowfish Shoes are so cute!

    Also, fun list! :]

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  26. cute
    http://mrsjuliajulia.blogspot.com/

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  27. I have to say... They've impressed me with Jennifer Lawrence's transformation. She looks like Katniss!

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  28. recognize the top from your masthead pic! haha, adorable outfit... makes me get excited about july 4th. :)
    have a great weekend!

    alyson---www.theaveragegirlsguide.com

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  29. Eee, your shoes are so amazing!

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  30. I love No 3 and No 10 on your happy list...
    Phone dates! How cute! And when an acquaintance becomes a friend... :)

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  31. LOVE your outfit. The red shorts are fab! And I cannot wait for xfactor :)

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  32. Totally coveting your red shorts!

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  33. love the color contrast of this outfit!

    And I was SO excited to see the Katniss cover too! Can't wait for the movie. I love the guy they cast as Peeta, he's just too cute.

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  34. I love your combo of navy stripes and red shorts. I want to do the opposite, red striped shirt and navy shorts.

    Thanks for the reminder, I have to go and pick up that EW mag with Katniss on it!

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