Friday, July 11, 2014

Friday Fun Stuff


I am going to try and post some tidbits every Friday that are just fun.  It might be a bargain that I have found somewhere, maybe a treasure from my trove, a post from another blogger that I find particularly interesting or all of the above! 
If you have a banana or gap card check out their website!  Use code BRJULY http://bananarepublic.gap.com/. They have 40% off on all full priced items and 50% off sale!  How can that be bad? I hit the store yesterday and after I got home  I stocked up on t-shirts ( I think Gap’s favorite tees are the best).  They are not too skimpy and hold up to multiple washings.

And I couldn’t resist this linen shirt in the prettiest shade of pink



I think this skirt can be just as comfy as a pair of sweatpants, but a tad classier...what do you think?



If you love my friend Pat’s paintings but can’t rationalize spending the money, you are in for a huge treat!  She has had such a big response from you readers that she is going to do a painting a day for $100.  You can go here http://pathuberfineart.com/collections/69915 and see what she posts everyday.  Here are a couple of my favorites so far
Valley of the World, DAILY PAINTING #3 by Patricia Huber Oil ~ 6 x 6
Corral de Tierra Ranch, DAILY PAINTING #6 by Patricia Huber Oil ~ 8 x 10
If you love to cook you might want to check out Celia Becker’s blog, After Orange County http://afterorangecounty.com/2014/07/11/bruschetta-lentil-feta-cheese-dip-recipe/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+AfterOrangeCounty+%28After+Orange+County%29.  This week she has a recipe for a really simple appetizer that you can make with ingredients you have on hand,her Bruschetta, Lentil & Feta Cheese Dip.  
BRUSCHETTA, LENTIL & FETA CHEESE DIP RECIPE | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
That’s it for today.  I will be back next week with an update on the Tahoe project!  Have a great weekend!

11 comments:

  1. How nice to find your blog and meet you. Love the shirts and that wonderful skirt you feature. All of them would be something I would love for my wardrobe too. Thanks so much for the visit and for the gracious comments

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  2. I have a $30 reward at the Gap/Banana Republic… LOVE your style. I should buy the skirt…won't we have to cut a a foot off though? Were you in town with your client? May be we could come down for a night in late August?

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  3. I am loving that skirt too!! That art is fantastic I would fill shelves with those lovely paintings!!Thank you for sharing, have a fun weekend!

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  4. Who doesn't love a great deal. What fun. I love the art and clothes. Thanks for shopping for us.
    Karen

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  5. I am a big fan of BR and Gap....love there easy casual well priced style:) Those paintings are beautiful and that appetizer looks yummy....have a great weekend!

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  6. Hi Vicki. Thank you so much for posting my recipe for Bruschetta, Lentil & Feta Cheese Dip. Really appreciate it! Have a wonderful weekend.

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  7. Great tips Cindy I love that gray skirt! It will be so easy to put on after surgery and be comfy!

    xoxo
    Karena
    The Arts by Karena

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  8. uuughhh, sales like these makes me cringe at times why I have to be pregnant now?! LOL! Luckily for me there is gap maternity. Anyhow, thanks for the info on the paintings, have to check them out for sure!

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  9. How lovely are Pats paintings! I am sharing them with a few friends that I know would go crazy for them. Hope you are having a great weekend Cindy.

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  10. The paintings are beautiful! Pat is very talented!! Love that concept of a painting a day - makes original art more accessible. Cheers!

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  11. I love Pat's Paintings- what a fun challenge to paint everyday. Wish I were so focused! xo Nancy

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