Happy Friday! I hope you've had a good week and are ready for the weekend! The kids went back to school this week so it was also back to a "normal schedule" for me, meaning earlier bedtimes and earlier mornings. Which turned into same bedtimes and earlier morning for me with an extra cup of coffee. I recently purchased a brazil coffee press and I've spoilt myself with some delicious coffee made with this coffee press. The one I purchased is the 3 cup (measuring cup) size, which really only makes one drinking cup of coffee, but that is all I need at a time and when it's gone I make a fresh one. There are larger sizes available and I considered them, but since I'm the only one drinking hot coffee (my husband only drinks coffee occasionally) I decided to get the small size.
This week I also went back to Yoga class (finally!!). I had to take a break while I recovered from sickness (which seemed to last forever with the cough attacks) and then over the holidays. I'm pretty sore but next week I am ready to add Pilates classes again.
Today's outfit was a pain to shoot. We were out of town, I grabbed the camera in case we found time and a good location to snap a few pictures for the blog. I wasn't happy with them so decided to try the next day in town. Well, the next day, although not very cold, was extremely windy. I (we) braved the wind but the pictures turned out ridiculous so I ended up using the pictures from the day before, which like I mentioned, I am not very happy with, but I don't have any others so here they are :)
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It had snowed during the night, but it was all melted by evening on this day.
I purchased this sweater from Kohl's in December. Actually it was free to me as I used Kohl's cash I had earned. This sweater is soooo soft and sooooo warm, but if you are tall then this sweater might not be for you as it runs short. I'm around 5'2" and it's a great fit for me. There are a few other pretty colors and prints available.
As you can see in the photo below, this sweater has the blouson sleeves that you've probably seen on many sweaters this season, but they might not be for everyone. I happen to love them! I think this sweater would look cute with gray jeans so I might share another outfit with it again soon...
My jeans are the AG cigarette jeans I purchased from ebay at a great price. Some sizes are available at Nordstrom Rack brand new, but if you don't mind gently used jeans then I do suggest looking on eBay for the best prices. Otherwise this brand can be found at Nordstrom or Bloomingdales.
My moto inspired boots are several years old. This pair is similar. For a lower price option check out this pair reduced to less than $40 and they have great reviews! Maybe you're lucky and still have Macys nearby and these in stock. But they do offer free shipping on orders of $25 or more.
The sweater shows up a little bit brighter on the screen than it is in real life....
I'm carrying my current "go to" bag by Chaps (old). This crossbody bag would be a similar option and below are a few more...
If you're looking for a new winter coat, this is a great time to purchase one. There are several great options on sale at Nordstrom, many of them reduced to less than $100 and as always shipping and return shipping is free at Nordstrom. There are even better prices at Nordstrom Rack, but shipping is only free on orders of $89 or more and unfortunately no free return shipping.
TJMaxx is another great place to check, but may be limited in sizes. (Use code SHIP89 to get free shipping on orders of $89 or more), and you might be able to return what doesn't fit to your local TJMaxx store.
Thank you so much for stopping by! Hope you enjoy your weekend! We're expecting freezing rain tonight and then snow tomorrow....
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