Five things

I don’t have the patience to shop WINNERS for clothes but when it comes to stand-out accessories, well I’ve got all the time in the world. This sweet bag said take me home when I spied it in store last weekend for $9.99 (regular price!). But before you run out to try to snag one of your own, here’s four other things from this week. 

benny citrus purse

five things July 15

1. A peek at a super fun shoot Monday with my friend Emily from Best of this Life. We’ll be sharing all the details and two tasty recipes from Lick Your Plate on our blogs tomorrow.

2. Sharing my love for all things with homemade Herbie the happy heart cookies. (I use Sweetapolita‘s sugar cookie and royal icing recipes.)

3. A tonic for the sweltering week we’ve been having: Diet 7up + organic grape freeze DAVIDsTEA + a shot of vodka. (The coasters are also

4. Have you started The Light Between Oceans read-a-long? Here’s a summary and discussion questions for week two, chapters 6 to 10. (Which I shielded my eyes from reading, since like most of you I’m just starting chapter 6 today.)

And that’s a wrap. What are you up to this weekend?

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  1. Nicolthepickle (@Nicolthepickle)

    That bag is so cute! The perfect diaper clutch.

  2. Phyllis Anderson

    Love love love the fun summer hand bag and apparently your cat does too “Orange” you glad you bought it. .It would be a “cat”astrophe to discover it went missing and ended up in your mothers closet… Great Pic.
    This lovely morning will be dedicated to a sunroof open highway drive to see my not seen enough of grandbeauties, What could be better than that !

    1. try small things

      Orange you glad — oh you’re good! I hope you had a great visit! ❤️

  3. Joy Mills (@Jemrah1)

    you find the coolest things when you shop! i never have such luck as you! enjoy your weekend!!

    1. try small things

      Only because I shop all. the. time. Shopping is my cardio, ha ha. Have a great weekend, Joy! 🙂

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