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Happy Friday!! I am headed out of tow this Friday and I am sooo excited!! I need to get away soooo bad!! Have no fear though, today is just a regular Friday on Ricci Alexis and we will be doing our usual Friday Five over here. HA!
If you are new here then you should know that I reserve Friday’s for five random things that wouldn’t necessarily make a blog post all on their own but still deserve a mention. So there you go!!
ONE. I am pretty lash obsessed. I am always on the the lookout for the next, new mascara that’s going to make my lashes look long and full and am always down to try whatever helps them out (like when I got them lifted a few months ago…LOL). FYI the lift is still going strong!! I mentioned in my Rodan and Fields post last week that I had been trying the Lash Boost they sent me but didn’t have nay good before/during photos. Well I found a pic from earlier this year and compared it to one I took last week and WHOA!! There us a BIG difference in my lashes and all I have been doing is using the Lash Boost a couple of nights a week before bed (I can’t remember to do it every night…oops!). In both pics I have on two coats of Loreal’s Lash Paradise.
TWO. I am going to Dallas this weekend and I am sooo excited!! I can’t wait to get out of town for a few days and just relax!! I am meeting my girl Rebekah there and our only plans are to go to the Rangers game Friday night, see Maroon 5 Saturday night, and go to the pool at our hotel!! The rest of the time we are just going to go with the flow and RELAX!!!
THREE. I posted this pic earlier this week on my Instagram and Facebook page. I have been in such a slump when it comes to eating right and working out and then I found an old pic from this time last year and I could actually see a difference in my body and I realized that I can do it….if I try! HA. But really though…I figured if I was in a slump and needed a little encouragement then maybe someone else could use some too. So here I am telling you that you can do whatever you set your mind to and you will do it no matter how long it takes. I have been at the same 30 pound weight loss since last summer and I am determined to lose more. I know I can do it!!!
FOUR. I have been on a bit of a stay-cation this week (until I left for Dallas this morning) and I have to say that I have had the best week ever. I spent all of Wednesday laying out at the wave pool at Magic Springs reading a book. It was fabulous. I got halfway through my library book and got a pretty good tan!! Yassssss!!
FIVE. Kate Spade passed away this week. I think my heart ripped in two when I found out. She is one of my fashion and style icons. I love her designs (even though she technically hasn’t run the company in over a decade) and her home decor is simply stunning. I think her style is so timeless and I have always been a huge fan of anything black and white so she is pretty much my spirit animal. She committed suicide in her apartment with her husband there (but obviously not around her at the time). I guess you really don’t know what someone is going though on a daily basis and I just pray that her family can find some peace and closure during this horrific time.
I hope you have a fabulous weekend!!!