Five on Friday!

This is definitely the happiest Friday I’ve had in a very long time because…Matt and I are playing hooky together today for a little day date while the kids are in school!

one. Guess where we are headed? Hint: It’s my happy place. And no, it’s not my driveway, although we do love a good happy hour there! We’re headed to the mountains!

two. Last weekend Matt (& Thomas) cashed in a gift card that Matt has been hanging on to forever on a new Yeti…and one for me too (best surprise ever)! I now understand all the hype around these amazing tumblers! And I’m obsessed with the seafoam color he got me.

three. I have painted my nails (& Caroline’s toes) this gorgeous Essie color called Bikini So Teeny like seven times in a row now. I am so obsessed with it. It’s the perfect summer blue and although I normally opt for pinks and reds for toes I have loved this color on my toes and have received so many compliments!

four. New dress! New dress! I am always on the hunt for casual summer dresses to wear on the weekends and I just scooped this one up on sale for $19!! It comes in a ton of patterns and the fit is so flattering. These braided sandals are also my favorite for summer — I have them in white and gold and just grabbed two more pairs (black & brown) on sale! They are so comfortable and go with everything!

five. A few evenings ago I met a girlfriend for pedicures and cocktails. THIS cocktail is definitely going to be my summer jam — lemonade, muddled strawberries and vodka! It was so refreshing and delicious!!!





  1. Lizzie Simantz
    June 23, 2017 / 11:40 am

    Have an awesome date day!! That last drink looks so refreshing!

  2. Life as the Mrs.
    June 23, 2017 / 11:45 am

    Enjoy your day date! We have the seafoam Yeti and I just love it! It's so fun! That nail color is precious; I need to go pick that up for my toes before our beach trip. 🙂

  3. Sarah C.
    June 23, 2017 / 11:51 am

    I saw the seafoam Yeti at a store last week and loved it! Have a great day date!

  4. Amanda Bullard
    June 23, 2017 / 12:14 pm

    Enjoy the day date! Woo hoo!

  5. sara [at] journey of doing
    June 23, 2017 / 1:36 pm

    Love that dress!! That cocktail looks like my jam, too!

  6. Leigh Anne
    June 23, 2017 / 1:41 pm

    I picked up that dress this past weekend too & got the matching toddler dress for my little girl!

  7. Nicole A.
    June 23, 2017 / 2:01 pm

    Dude…Bikini So Teeny! It's been my go-to for years (mostly just on my toes), and it's amazing how many compliments I get! Such an odd thing for people to notice and go to the trouble of complimenting!

  8. Amanda @ That Inspired Chick
    June 23, 2017 / 2:52 pm

    I love that dress!!! Looks so cute on you! And we love a good happy hour in the driveway too. ;)

  9. Peyton Cline
    June 23, 2017 / 5:28 pm

    I have seen you sporting those beautiful earrings on your Instastories before – where did you find them? They are the prettiest color!

  10. LHWinstead
    June 23, 2017 / 5:39 pm

    Yall are so cute – have fun in the mountains!! That drink looks delicious, too!

  11. Leslie
    June 23, 2017 / 6:15 pm

    You and Caroline look especially darling in that picture! Have a wonderful weekend, and yay for summer cocktails!

  12. Erica Stafford - The Second House on the Right
    June 23, 2017 / 6:33 pm

    I wear those sandals nearly every day! Love them! The nail color is summer perfection!! Hope you guys have a fun day off together!

  13. Crystal
    June 24, 2017 / 12:28 am

    Walmart has the cutest sandles for less than $6! Try looking there too! I've bought 4 pairs this summer 🙂

  14. Lauren Honeycutt
    June 24, 2017 / 1:22 am

    I love the Old Navy dress! It looks great on you!

  15. Caley-Jade Rosenberg
    June 24, 2017 / 12:25 pm

    Loved following your day date on Insta!!! The best! x

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