June: My Month from A - Z

Like dust disappearing in the wind, another month has come & gone. June was filled with exploring bits of San Diego, attending webinars, as well as delightful fair food & fun. All you have to do is read my June from A to Z!

Alias - I always have a show to binge watch. Most recently it was The X-Files, then Gilmore Girls, then Breaking Bad, & now it's Alias. Created by J.J. Abrams, the mastermind behind Lost, this spy drama with a kick-ass female lead has me biting my nails with every cliff hanger.

Bullet Journal - I'm barely getting into the bullet journal trend & have much to learn. Right now mine is basically a messy to do list. I have much to learn.

Candles - Carmen the candle fiend got more candles?! Why yes, it's true. Four new ones!

donut peach

Donut Peach - Because doughnut peaches are healthier for you than donuts. How cute are these?

Excitement - There is much to be grateful for & excited for. Take a moment to identify with that is. I'm excited for the future & where I'll be a month from now!

Flowers - Spring is over, but I wouldn't know it. I've been buying flowers like nobody's business.

goats

Goats - Goats are cute, yo. Such an underrated animal. I went to the San Diego County Fair & gushed over the cuteness of the goats.

How I Met Your Mother - I've watched this show several times through. I just finished the entire series once again & still hate the finale. Ugh! 

Imagination - Keep your mind open & your imagination active.

Jewelry - I found the most perfect little choker necklace. It's simple & classy. I already know it's going to be a well worn favorite.

karma's a beach

Karma's a Beach - We got this shirt on sale after Christmas. I loved the design & couldn't pass it up. Fred wears it all the time. He claims he doesn't like the graphic & only wears it because it's a perfect fit.

Lavender - I love lavender. Enough said.

Macarons - Fred surprised me with a couple of macarons: one was Earl Grey & the other was coconut  two of my favorite flavors. They were incredible.

No - Don't forget the value of saying no. I rejected several offers for partnership, sponsored posts, & collaborations simply because it didn't wholly fit my blog or brand. Don't be afraid to say no. You don't need to accept everything that comes your way.

Outfits - I've been taking outfit photos more often to have regular outfit of the day posts. Yay!

purple basil

Purple Basil - I've had regular basil & Thai basil, which can occasionally be purple, but this purple basil was something else. It's beautiful.

Roosters - Although they're not the friendliest creatures, roosters are quite pretty. 

Stationary - I love opening up new stationary. My pen hovers over the first page, never quite sure where to begin.

Tommy Hilfiger - I got the most perfect pair of platform wedge sandals for summer. The only thing missing is a pedicure.

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University - I graduated from university just over four years ago. I can't even believe it's been that long & I often wonder where the time went, if I'm where I thought I'd be at this point.

Veins - Well, it's summer. That means we're bound for hot hot heat & bulging veins. If you didn't know, your veins pop out in the heat in an effort to cool your body off.

Work Views - If you're going to be working you might as well have a good view. I've been traveling more for my social media work & got to frequent some beach side cities like a San Clemente & Coronado.

How was your June? :]

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31 comments

  1. Alias keeps popping up on my Hulu page and I have wondered if I should give it a go. Maybe it's time! I'm actually about to start a bullet journal too; I've done research for several weeks but have decided it's not necessary for me to use mine for a planner, particularly. I want mine more for lists and "vision boards" and quotes...stuff like that. I'll also be searching for donut peaches after this....

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  2. This article is really interesting ! Time flies, I'm gonna be graduated as well soon, sooo strange !

    Kenza from http://travelwithkenza.blogspot.com/

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  3. Yes I LOVE Alias! I watched the whole thing about two years ago and it's sooo good! Love How I Met Your Mother too although I agree about the finale!
    Amy xx
    www.callmeamy.co.uk

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  4. Great post! I love how you presented your month in an A-Z form! I totally agree with the value of saying 'No' and those donut peaches look like a great idea! (I LOVE donuts, so perhaps I can trick myself into a healthier alternative!)
    Julia x
    http://www.thevelvetrunway.com
    PS I hate the finale of 'How I met your mother' too!

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  5. Such a fun post to do in A-Z, love this idea! And peach donuts are just sooo delicious, and Earl Grey macarons sounds just so delicious? Love the tea and macarons so perfect combo! Xx

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  6. Loved reading this post. Please check out my latest summer hair tutorials with ghd.

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  7. Sounds like a fun June! I've never heard of a bullet journal...sounds interesting! And donut peaches look like a healthier donut option!

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  8. I love this so much!
    -Kate // classyandkate.com

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  9. I love how you categorized your June from A to Z lol. Time really does go by so fast doesn't it? It's been 3 years since I graduated and I wonder the same thing all the time

    Vicky
    http://vickysscrapbook.com/

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  10. Omgosh I'm dying over the goats! And ugh, I totally agree - hate the How I Met Your Mother ending :(

    Tina
    www.justatinabit.com

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  11. Sophia Morena BiffiJuly 3, 2016 at 6:06 PM

    So nice this post...photos are expressive and particular!!!I felt the same about University...I finished 3 years ago...but seems so faraway...I did so much things in these last years... Kisses
    Sophia
    www.sophiasfashiondiary.com

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  12. Love this positive post! Espiecially how to value the importance of no and not being afraid to use it from time to time!

    Gabrielle Isabella x

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  13. This is such a cute post idea, and it sounds like you had a lovely month! I have to agree, the donut peaches are so cute as well!

    Amber | y a c h t s m a a n

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  14. Beautiful photos!! They all are so cute!
    Love,
    Kisses and hugs from www.trangscorner.com {a lifestyle, fashion, beauty, and food blog}

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  15. My June was lovely as I went for holidays, however, it was the shortest month. I love re-watching How I Met Your Mother and yesss, I also hate how the last episode ends. I think they could do better with the finale.

    Yiota
    Pinkdaisyloves.blogspot.com

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  16. Again ,this is a creative thing to do.Month from A to Z that is.I love the photos too
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  17. Ahhh such a great post, thanks for sharing! :)


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  18. Watch it! So many twists & turns. I'm loving Alias. Ideally I want my bullet journal to be like that as well, I'm just terrible at it at the moment. :]

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  19. Ahh no spoilers. I'm almost done with Alias season 3! :]

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  20. I haven't quite tricked myself yet, but a donut peach is a good idea. :]

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  21. Have you had the donut peach? I've yet to try it. :]

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  22. Bullet journals are all the rage! Lots of Youtube videos to check out. :]

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  23. Happy 3 year graduation anniversary. :]

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  24. Yeah, the HIMYM finale stinks! :]

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  25. There are alternate endings, but I mean, there's only one true one. Unfortunately. :p

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