5 Things I'm Loving Right Now ♥

Hello all! It was a whirlwind of a week & I'm grateful for the weekend. If you didn't read it, browse my post on What a Social Media Manager Does in a Day. Fred & I plan on heading to Balboa Park tomorrow to explore some museums. It should be fun & if anything, educational. Now let's get right to it, here's what I'm loving it right now!

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Sandals: Rue 21  // Dress: Thrifted

Life's Little Details

We live in a massive world with so much going on, so I love to find the joy in the little things. I couldn't help but notice the way the fence created this patterned shadow. Of course, I had to capture to the moment with a photo.

ballast point
Beer: Victory at Sea by Ballast Point Brewing Company

Afternoon Delight

Okay, I know that beer & salad doesn't necessarily even out, but it could be worse! I could've had beer & pizza. Or beer, pizza, & chips. Or beer, pizza, chips, & ice cream! But I didn't! I'm just going to go ahead & give myself a pat on the back for that.



Fred's mum made this Mexican delicacy recently. If you Google it, tons of weird stuff comes up. Essentially it's diseased corn. Sounds lovely right? It just tasted like corn but with a slightly mushy texture. Very good! It's definitely worth trying!

lethal weapon

Movie Nights

Aside from our usual Netflix binges, Fred & I have been watching more movies lately. We're pretty excited about catching up on newer films as well as the classics. Our latest watches include Interstellar & Lethal Weapon.


Celery Progress 

I posted a picture almost two months ago about my little celery buddy & I'm proud to show him off once more. He's slowly growing but I haven't been able to eat any celery from him yet. Patience is a virtue.

Let me know in the comments: 
What was the last movie you watched? 
What was the highlight of your week?

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  1. Carmen Jny (carmitive)July 23, 2016 at 12:38 AM

    Such a pretty post, I love your attitude when it comes to appreciate the little things :)
    Enjoy your weekend!
    xx, Carmen -

  2. I love your series 'things I love right now'.
    Thanks for the inspiration.

  3. It's the small details that counts, so lovely to stop and appreciate the small things in our surroundings! Xx

  4. You have such a positive attitude. I love your celery. It's so cute.

  5. Did you like Interstellar?! It was so strange...I still haven't decided how I feel about it lol

    -Clarissa @ The View From Here

  6. So fun that you're growing celery! I need to get a garden!



  7. PLAYING WITH APPARELJuly 24, 2016 at 6:47 PM

    Lovely posting, thanks for sharing

    Filipa xxx | Instagram

  8. www.carrieslifestyle.comJuly 24, 2016 at 10:08 PM

    nice post

  9. Life's little details are the best! Great post!

    - Cielo
    Mermaid in Heels

  10. I'm loving all this stuff too, that's the best!

  11. I adore details too! It's all in details as they say :P
    Pam xo/ Pam Scalfi♥

  12. Love life's simple pleasures. Your food all looks so yummy.

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

  13. The food looks delicious and I like all these little details. Also, it's so fun that you're growing celery!


  14. Vettae-Fee KlingJuly 25, 2016 at 9:30 AM

    Nice post, the meal look wondeful and tasty ;)
    XoXo - Vettae
    New post | Simply Vettae

  15. The last movie I watched was Inside Out and I loved it and the highlight of my week was going to my good friend's wedding...That Huitlacoche does sound/look strange (I of course Googled it) but I do enjoy trying new and interesting foods, so I would be keen to give this one a go if I got the chance and I like corn, so I'm sure it tastes great. :D


  16. Balboa Park is so pretty! Cute picture of the sandals in the shadow. I would totally be the one that has the ice cream and pizza. lol


  17. Loving your sandals! I honestly don't know the last movie I watched, but I catch bits and pieces of whatever is on tv and lately it's been the newer Star Trek movies.

    Allison / Joy and Ivy

  18. Thanks Carmen. It's really important to focus on those little things because the days pass so quickly. Not everything is about those huge, life-altering moments. :]

  19. Thanks T. Stop by every Friday for more. :]

  20. Absolutely. It's so vital in such a busy world. :]

  21. Thank you! I love my celery too. I'm so obsessed. :]

  22. Hi Clarissa! Interstellar was a good film. It was indeed strange & somewhat hard to grasp because of the time variance. I liked the approach since I haven't seen too much like that. It's interesting to think that something like that could happen, or that time may be different. :]

  23. My garden is small, just a few herbs & of course, my celery. Try it out. :]

  24. Oh yeah. What are you loving right now? :]

  25. It is. What are you loving right now? :]

  26. That's true! Details can make all the difference. What are you loving right now, Pam? :]

  27. Interesting but yummy. Are you loving anything right now, Amy Ann? :]

  28. I'm too in love with my celery. It's so fun to watch it grow. What are you loving right now? :]

  29. Inside Out is such a cute film! Glad you looked up huitlacoche; it's so odd but cool, right? What are you loving right now? :]

  30. I adore Balboa Park. We had so much fun. Ice cream & pizza?!! Sounds like we are very much alike. What are you loving right now? :]

  31. I don't have TV, so I have to actively choose movies or else I watch Friends for the 50th time. What are you loving right now? :]

  32. The last movie I watched was the second Avengers film and I really loved it, especially because I've been on a real Marvel kick lately and I've been watching things like Daredevil and Agents of Shield. I haven't watched Lethal Weapon in years though!

  33. Haha....yeah could have been worse, Carmen. Well done! I've been watching a lot of movies too. :)

  34. I love ice cream. When I lived in Japan, I ate it every day. Italian pizza, which I'll have in a month when I'm back in Italy. Ice cream - so many options. I went out for ice cream 3x in a day last week and showed it via snapchat. I had some people gasp at my ice cream binge. lol Cauldron in LA is great for ice cream.

  35. I really don't remember the last movie I watched! I guess it was Joy! Love your sandal!
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  36. such a great post! love your little celery plant!

    cute & little

  37. Isn't he cute? I love seeing him grow. :]

  38. I am soooo behind on Marvel films. Do you recommend anything in particular? :]

  39. I haven't watched a lot of Marvel films but in terms of TV shows I'd definitely recommend Agents of Shield, Jessica Jones and Daredevil (the netflix version) :)


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