Sunday, May 3, 2009

Raindrops on Roses….

 

You know the song and I’ve had this post in my head for the last few weeks. 

 

Oprah’s got a list.

Cindy’s got a list.

And I’ve got a list.

 

Allow me to introduce to you, a few of my new favorite things:

 

 

1.   Meet my new morning BFF made by Keurig.  This is a single serve coffee system and brews a STEAMING hot cup of coffee, tea or cocoa in mere seconds!  This little invention is right up there with the DVR!

 

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2.  My feet are pretty happy about these next little gems.  They are Rainbow Sandals, the latest and greatest shoe craze among the generation I refer to as “kids”.  Which would include anyone in college and below! 

The pair I bought has what Rainbow refers to as a “double layer” arch support, which is so much better than just plain ol’ flat flip flops.  They are a little more expensive than, say, Yellow Box flip flops; however, they come with a sole guarantee.  If I could wear these to work, I would!

 

 

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3.  This next item will probably result in harassment from people who actually know me, but I don’t care.  For my birthday month, I got a coupon in the mail for $20 off any Vera Bradley item.  And quite frankly I needed a new purse.  So I thought why not get something cute, so I did.

The print I chose matches NOTHING I own.  Come to think of it I’m not sure any of their prints do.  If I may Ms. Bradley, I’d like to throw out a suggestion right here.  How about a Madras Plaid collection for the LL Bean girls of the world???  Would that be too much to ask?

Meet my “Purple Punch Hipster” :

 

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Thank you, thank you very much. 

 

 

Now, you tell me a few of your favorite things!

8 comments:

Muthering Heights said...

I've had a pair of Rainbow flip flops since I was in 8th grade...and yes, they're still wearable!

I also LOVE them...they're so comfy!

jennifer said...

SOOO behind. I haven't heard about Rainbow flip flops til now. I adore flip flops so I will be looking into those.

And my oldest and I looked at that exact purse today. She loved it!

Cindy-Still His Girl said...

I like your post way better than mine. Pictures are always better. :) I got the same Keurig for my bday last week! Where do you get your coffee?

Shannon (muzbeecrazy.com) said...

I do love #1 as well and I will have to take a look at those flip flops. That double arch thing is calling my name! I recently retired my Vera Bradley purse but I do like them. Great list!

The Source said...

I LOVE the purse! Hope my daughter doesn't see it cause she'll want one!

Jules from "The Roost" said...

I like your list! I have been wanting that coffee maker. Glad to hear you like it.....Target here I come.......:)

Doug and Terrye said...

Thanks for the heads-up on the shoes...I'm so going to look into those (right after I get a pedicure) :)

Terrye in FL

Mom To A Preschooler said...

Thanks for the post! I am currently looking for flip flops and your post came in such a great time. I also need something with good arch support because I am always on the go.