Thursday, May 30, 2013

Outfit of the Day (Thursday) & Other Important Things

Today's post is dedicated to my mom! She found this amazing skirt for me and I promised her I would wear it this week and do a blog post so Mommy, here you go!

OK so after a week of dark/neutrals, today was the perfect day for a lovely spring/bright option! I went a little casual since I knew I didn't have to go to the courthouse or meet with any clients and this outfit was perfect! So comfy and still appropriate for a law office!

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Look at that gorgeous necklace! I love Hawaii so much and I thought this was the PERFECT outfit to wear my onyx/jade/pink coral necklace.  My earrings are just black onyx studs but you know how much I love anything with black onyx! My hair was extra full/fluffy (haha) today since I washed it last night and put it up half dry so I could get some curls/waves for today.  Yeah that happened and my hair was BIG haha I had to comb it out before I got to the office!

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I love this outfit!

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 I got these shoes last weekend when I made a trip to DSW with my mom. I had been sweating those gorg Tory Burch flats forever now but after hearing about so many people having to return them because they hurt so bad, I was still on the quest to find some professional looking flats that I can wear to work and to court if I needed.  I found these and they look like the Tory Burch ones but that's not why I love them.  They are BEYOND comfortable.  I used some body glide on the knuckles by my big toes and I didn't feel a thing! 

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 And they look super cute on my wide, flat, runner's feet.

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My sweet Rusty on our drive home after a LONG day at work (I didn't leave until 6:30pm!)

ALSO, I got this super exciting email this morning:


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In 3 years and 1 month, I've worked out 850 times!!! It's so hard to believe that and where I've come since then.  I started this life/weight loss journey in August 2009 and it's great to see things like this to remind me that it's ok to take a day off here and there and make sure my body is strong so I can improve for my future races!

SPEAKING OF WHICH: I've signed up for 2 new races!  1= Blue 5K & 10K on the Runway at PTI (I'm doing the 5K) on June 8 annnnnd #2=  

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I'M FINALLY REGISTERED FOR THE DETROIT INTERNATIONAL HALF MARATHON!!!

I had a minor freakout when I couldn't find my passport last night but I realized that I don't need it to register so I just need to find it before October! YES! I AM SO EXCITED! This race sounds nothing but amazing-- running through DT Detroit (hope I don't get shot but I'm sure my surgeon bro will save me if I am), Greektown, Mexicotown (sp??), running INTO Canada, the "Underwater Mile" in the Windsor Tunnel, running OUT of Canada, and then back into DT! I can't wait for this fabulous race!

 

Anything exciting happen today??

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4 comments:

  1. I was wondering why you would need your passport to run in Detroit, haha. That's a cool race route.

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    1. haha yes! I need to actually run with it because I heard that they stop random people and check their ID during the race so I want to be prepared! I'm soo excited about this race!! Maybe I will see Eminem in this trip??? One can only hope!

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  2. Elizabeth BeaversMay 31, 2013 at 10:09 PM

    I got the same flats!! I was wanting the Tory Burches as well but first of all $$$$ and second of all OUCH. I wear mine to work on lazy days ALL THE TIME and still look put together. Lovvvve.

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    1. Oh I was the same about the Tory Burch flats!! I've just worn these once so far but I can't wait to wear them more and break them in but they are so comfortable straight out of the box!!

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