Monday, July 20, 2009

VACATION, all i ever wanted.

Hey glamorous people! Guess where I am? Sitting on my parent's long wrap-around deck looking out on a beautiful serene lake. The birds and the breeze are the noisiest thing out here, save for the clacking of my keys on the computer. You might think, "Um Alex you maniac, why are you on your computer when you're on vacation??" But trust me, I am sooooo relaxed. We spent the day doing plenty of nothing. I read a book yesterday and started a new one today. Greg and I took the boat out for a little cruise around the area while my parents took Wolfie out for the day. I'm sunned, well-fed and feeling awesome. I totally needed this. And truthfully its really relaxing sitting here with my little laptop while the only tweeting is coming from REAL LIVE BIRDS. Ahhh.


This is me, au natural. [edit....i just realized it sounded like i was nekkid. I just meant i'm not wearing make up or anything!! I assure you I am fully clothed, mmmkay??]


This is Greg. Cold chillin' in the hammock.



I thought it would be funny to post a "What I'm Wearing" because honey it ain't much!

+ Target Sundress
+ Rhinestone butterfly necklace
+ Sunshine on mah shoulders!

Two little things:
a) i'm on my tippy toes not to be all fancy but because i set the camera on the ledge of the deck and it kept cutting my feet off!

b) For those of you who said they liked this sun dress and then bemoaned the fact that they are no longer in stock...GOOD NEWS! They have more! Slightly diff pattern but same style. One is in deep sapphire blues the other in a virbant retro 70s boho lookin' magenta pattern....also, a mere $19.99 or something like that). I highly recommend it. I keep getting compliments on the thang and its a total easy, breezy throw it on and ya look sassy dress.

How are you all doing out there? Are you enjoying your summers??
xoxo

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14 comments:

  1. Looks so relaxing, makes me miss my annual trip to the U.P. even more than I thought I would.

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  2. oh that looks soooo good. i can't wait til its warm enough for me to get the hammock out again. Its such therapy lying under our fig tree and havin' dreamy hammock times. Will this fierce Aussie winter ever end!? haha!


    You're so cute on your tippy toes!! Do a twirl! Also, you look FAB without makeup on.. i'm super envious!

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  3. Thanks so much for visiting our blog and leaving the sweet comment! Your blog is as adorable as you are. I'm enjoying my visit here. Will you be participating in the Wizard of Oz Gala? We'd love to have you! Have a nice week! Twyla

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  4. oooooooooh. siiiigh. that sounds jolly nice. i'd swap my grey rainy day for that in a heartbeat. oh, english summer, where have you gone?

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  5. *sigh* Summer. Here in India, we school's been open for practically a month. Lovely summer dress, BTW. Looks like you're having a blast!

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  6. Ah, I cannot wait until I can go on vacation! I'll be heading to NYC instead of a peaceful lake but at least it's going somewhere! lol

    You are just fabulous! Enjoy your vacation!

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  7. it all looks so fabulous! {you and your dress included}

    enjoy your vacation, lady!

    ps* you look amazing with no make-up! pretty lady!!

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  8. lol! you are cracking me up over here! and boy, do i wish i was on that hammock right about now....

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  9. Seriously, this post made me feel like I was on vacation, even though I'm sitting in my cube. That nekked pic of you is adorable, & so's the dress. I have a love/hate relationship with living so far away from a Target: hate that I do because I love all their stuff, love that I do because I drop $200 every time I go in there...Glad you're having a great time!

    Michelle | When I Grow Up Coach
    whenigrowupcoach.com/blog

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  10. Thank you thank you ladies.
    Wow, how fun that you guys are from all over the place huh!
    FabBlab, where in India do you live?
    Miss Nath, were in England are you?

    How about the rest of yas....where are you all and is it sunny outside??
    xox
    alex

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  11. You are so darn cute. I love, love your pretty freckles and I am highly jealous of them!

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