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Friday, February 7, 2014

5 on Friday


One.
Tomorrow I'm participating in a fundraiser for the Special Olympics called the Polar Plunge. If you couldn't guess from the name, I'll be jumping in a frozen lake (and going all the way under) with several of my co-workers and hundreds of other people who are risking frostbite in order to raise money for Special Olympic athletes. I can only hope to be this happy on the frozen lake. 

Two.
I got this adorable sweater for Christmas from my sister after she read about how much I wanted one on the blog. Of course J hates it but not just this particular sweater. He hates any outfit that has any kind of print on it what so ever. Good thing I wear what I want:) Anyone else's husband like this?

Three.
I finally got around to making some clothing dividers for Jack's closet. J cut the rings out using his 3D Printer and I traced the circles on scrapbook paper, glued the paper on the rings, and then used stickers to mark the sizes. Stickers are a nice alternative to using a marker that way as Jack grows out of a size I can just peel the stickers off instead of re-doing the whole thing.

Four.
I ordered a bunch of new clothes for the boys from GAP last week. They had a huge sale online and I was able to get 3 onesies, 2 pairs of jeans, and 4 shirts all for under $60.

Five.
Now that the boys are set with some new clothes I desperately need to do some shopping for myself. Nothing extravagant, just some new basics and maybe a few other pieces I can wear on the weekends. I love this outfit and it would be easy to re-create. 

Happy Weekend! Stay safe and warm!
6 comments on "5 on Friday"
  1. Oh my heavens- you are brave and better share photos of that plunge! Yikes! ps love the outfits! Men never know haha Happy Weekend!

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    1. Ha ha, I'm sure there will be lots of photos...none to flattering I'm sure:) Hope you have a great weekend, thanks for stopping by!

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  2. Visiting from the link up. I love the cardigan you were wearing above. I think its really cute!

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  3. Visiting from the linkup! Hope your plunge went well :)

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    1. Thanks! It was definitely cold but not as bad as I imagined!

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