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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #220

Welcome to Free For Haul Friday!

  • Haul:  I received the Dior spring eyeshadow palette I mentioned last week!
  • Weekend plans: It should be a fairly low-key weekend – just catching up on things I’m behind on and then brunch on Sunday.
  • Favorite candy?:  Ferrero Rocher or almond roca!

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This week’s Mellan photo/video…


Flashback Friday edition… even when he was a pup (16 weeks), he had quite the crinkled brow!

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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #219

Welcome to Free For Haul Friday!

  • Haul:  I bought the other Dior spring eyeshadow palette online yesterday, and it might even arrive today, which would be awesome!
  • Weekend plans: Brunch, then football on Sunday. I’d like to catch-up on my backlog of email and comments, too!
  • Favorite piece of jewelry you own?:  My wedding ring/engagement ring; it’s the only piece I wear 24/7, but I feel like that’s too obvious, so aside from that, the earrings my mom gave me for Christmas that are in the design of the Temptalia logo. She worked with my favorite Etsy jewelry designer, and I just love the way they look.

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This week’s Mellan photo/video…


Definitely Mellan’s longest toy!

Free for Haul Friday, Volume #218

Welcome to Free For Haul Friday!

  • Haul:  I bought and received a new Dior Fusion eyeshadow from Sephora yesterday, and I’m hoping the ones I ordered from Nordstrom arrive today!
  • Weekend plans:  I have so many photos to edit and products to review and hope to get through them this weekend! Cross your fingers for me!
  • Do you save birthday cards (or holiday cards, get well cards, etc.)?:  Only occasionally–if someone sends one with a really heartfelt message that’s personalized from them to me, then I will keep it, but otherwise I recycle.

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This week’s Mellan photo/video…


Still smashing in his bow tie!  He also looks SO trim in this photo!

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Free for Haul Friday, Volume #217

Welcome to Free For Haul Friday!

  • Haul:  I don’t think anything arrived this week, but I did place orders for pieces from Dior and Guerlain at Nordstrom, then MAC’s new Mineralize Eyeshadow quads, all yesterday though none are due to arrive any time soon!
  • Weekend plans:  Football on Sunday! I have some bookkeeping that I need to attend to this weekend, so that’s the major drudgery component.
  • Favorite brunch dish?:  I’m really into crab cakes benedict right now.

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This week’s Mellan photo/video…


Wearing his new bowtie (that my mom got him!)

Free for Haul Friday, Volume #216

Welcome to Free For Haul Friday!

  • Haul:  A few pieces from Chanel’s spring collection
  • Weekend plans:  Mostly just rest/relax, do a little cleaning, catch-up on blog activities!
  • Favorite pizza toppings?:  Sausage, onions, mushrooms, pancetta, egg.

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This week’s Mellan photo/video…


Mellan on Christmas morning! 🙂

Free for Haul Friday, Volume #215

Welcome to Free For Haul Friday!

  • Haul:  Bobbi Brown Rose High Shimmer Lipgloss & Chrome Nail Polish
  • Weekend plans:  We have family coming down tomorrow, so definitely some cleaning and tidying up before they get here.  I can’t believe the year is almost over!
  • Do you use candles?:  Sometimes.  I like melting tarts more, as I find they have better throw!

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This week’s Mellan photo/video…


My favorite reindeer! 🙂  Season’s greetings from the lab next door!