Hey there, my friends! I’m trying a new format on the blog today … hope you enjoy because I’ll probably be employing it often. 🙂
Egg ‘n’ toast, egg ‘n’ toast!
On Friday, I texted Luke about how hungry I was at work! He responded “Let’s meet at Torchy’s Tacos at 2 when you’re off!” … I started drooling immediately. We shared the Hillbilly Queso, and we both ordered two Trailer Park Tacos (TRASHY, OF COURSE!). The green chiles were especially delicious on them, and oh that perfectly fried chicken and dressing!
On Saturday night, I was exhausted from working at Express, and we were direly low on food, so I just gave in and asked Luke if he’d like pizza. I ordered two pizzas from Papa John’s – a custom with pepperoni, beef, mushroom, and black olive, and I wanted to try the BBQ meats one (although I added a few more veggies). And yes, I had more than one piece – the pic below was just my starter. 🙂 We *rarely* have pizza, y’all, band this was simply a last-ditch effort to have something easy for dinner.
One downside to working retail? Your feet hurt! I stupidly wore some heels that rubbed my toes and heels, thus creating dreaded blisters. It was AWFUL, y’all. I wore my Free People Laguna mules for a few days after the blister incident, and they allowed my poor heels to breathe … but soon I discovered that my damn toes were getting rubbed a bit too hard by the mules.
Desperate, I dug into my old shoe pile, armed with a pair of black socks. I figured that a sandal would be the best option for my blistered feet. SURPRISE! I discovered that, indeed, my practically unworn Kork-Ease platforms and my neglected white Anthropologie Sandro Rosi’s were just the ticket for my blisters. (And bonus, they make me 6’2″!)
Just a few What I Wore’s for ya …
More of my picks from Express include ~
The Cable Knit Split Back Pullover Sweater (SUPER CUTE with a bralette, I bought it in gray)
The Ruffle Elastic Waist Wrap Dress (this runs a touch small)
And a personal favorite jean legging that I own and love is the High Waisted Perfect Jean Legging (and don’t worry, tall ladies, these jeans are long enough for me … if you’re 6’0″ and taller, you may need a size tall, but if you’re 5’10” to 5’11” like me, the regulars are a good length … one reason that I really love Express pants is that the regulars are long enough!)
And don’t forget about Eddie Bauer for sportswear and warm clothing – currently 40% off everything!
My picks from Eddie Bauer ~
The Women’s Sandstone 2.0 Soft Shell Jacket (my fav color is Cinder)
The Women’s Camp Fleece Sherpa Cardigan (perfect for lounging in style and comfort!)
And, of course, my personal favorite (I’m hinting for a Christmas or B-day gift, ha!) is the Women’s Trail Tight Leggings in Printed.
Now I don’t spend all of my earnings on clothing, ha! We have bills, just like the rest of the world. I’m just advertising what I think is fashionable and comfortable sold by the stores where I work. 🙂