Happy Things

I’m spending this weekend in Portland to visit my friend Shay! You may remember this cutie from my November Beauty of the Month interview last year. I cannot wait to see the incredible city, eat and drink my way through the Bite of Oregon festival and spend time with my Shay! I hope you all have a wonderful weekend. Thank you for reading! XO

20130808-091809.jpg{This fresh batch of Tone It Up Berry Lemon Protein Muffins made the perfect breakfast all week long! If you have not made these yet….go MAKE THEM!}

20130808-093205.jpg{Our sweet friends Renee and Nima had us over for a gourmet dinner full of grilled goodies! Grilled avocado, corn, artichoke and shrimp…the best dinner I’ve had in a looong time. Recipe coming soon for this shrimp and the marinade they used. It’s a magical dish everyone needs to make.}

20130808-093156.jpg{Rosé wine tasting at Slate Street was a highlight of my week! We sampled wines from Portugal, France, Spain and Napa Valley. And I learned that Rosé wine is made from red wine grapes, which is what makes it pink!}

20130808-093216.jpg{My friend Paula and me at the wine tasting, celebrating her birthday!}

20130808-093227.jpg{I recently purchased some Jamberry nail wraps from my friend Jamie and tried them this week so my nails would be done for my Portland vacay. So far I am really loving them! I will do a more detailed post about them soon. You can buy them here!}

20130808-093234.jpg{My throwback Thursday picture this week: Shay and me at our joint college grad party in 2007!}

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2 thoughts on “Happy Things

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