Hello hello! Pleased Friday! Pleased weekend to ya. What do you have got happening? Now we have a Christmas dinner at a pal’s home, a squadron Christmas social gathering, a party, and two birthday brunches. So many enjoyable actions packed into the weekend! I’m hoping that in between the occasions, we are able to atone for some home stuff (and that I can lastly sort out the laundry mountain that’s taken over our mattress. I used to be doing a load every evening, and issues simply received out of hand in a short time…).
One thing thrilling on the best way: Favourite Issues begins MONDAY! You’ll want to examine again right here.. the prizes are SO good and I can’t wait to hook up 10 reader associates with a few of my all-time favourite issues.
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It’s time for the weekly Friday Faves social gathering! That is the place I share a few of my favourite finds from the week and across the internet. I all the time love to listen to about issues that you just’re loving, too, so please shout them out within the feedback part under.
Friday Faves 12.2
Considered one of my huge objectives for 2023 is to determine TikTok. I fought it for SO lengthy, however the actuality is that’s the place persons are hanging out proper now. And as a shopper of the platform, I find it irresistible. It took the algorithm a short time to get to *know* me, but it surely positively is aware of me now. (Convey on all the unbelievable choreography, chef life behind the scenes, singing movies, inside adorning, style ideas, and fast recipe movies.) I actually wish to begin creating content material on TikTok and offering worth in a brand new approach, however I really feel overwhelmed by the platform, particularly with the totally different enhancing strategies and options.
Fortunately, my pal Amber – we have been in Jill’s mastermind collectively – simply created a course ALL about TikTok, together with a masterclass, and I’m so pumped to do it. She’s been crushing it over there (274k followers!), and he or she’s going to share her ideas and techniques. I do know this won’t be relevant to everybody, but additionally know that numerous reader associates have on-line companies and are concerned in social media, so should you’d like to hitch me in her TikTok course, the hyperlink is right here!
It’s $200 off proper now and the value jumps on Monday when the course begins.
(Amber is on the far proper of this pic from our Scottsdale journey a couple of month in the past)
We’ll be on Instagram stay at present speaking about TikTok if you wish to take part then, too – I’d like to see you there!
Learn, watch, hear:
This Josh Groban video that popped up on my YouTube playlist whereas I used to be working. What a banger lol. However critically, this is likely one of the songs that made me love him again in highschool. It’s so good!
Talking of favourite songs, what was your most-played Spotify tune in 2022? That is mine! I’ve listened to it SO many instances this 12 months:
Began this e-book and whereas it took me a short time to get into it, I’m having fun with it thus far.
Vogue + magnificence:
This sweater arrived and it’s even higher than I believed it will be. The material is top of the range and I picked the heather camel shade.
Darkish pic however you may get the thought:
LOVE this cheek palette.
I’ve been loopy about Vuori for on a regular basis informal apparel, and have been eyeing this half-zip. I feel I’ll go for it this weekend and pop it below the tree. 😉 Should you’re nonetheless present purchasing, I’ve tons of concepts right here:
Present information for vacation hostesses and below $50 faves
Presents For the boys
For the youngsters
Health + good eats:
A dessert board. We had some associates over for dinner final weekend, and I used this Ina Garten tip and made a dessert board for dessert. It made it really easy and everybody may have what they needed.
I made some chocolate peanut butter bars, after which added totally different cookies and chocolate pretzels from the Entire Meals cookie bar, together with some chocolate mousse bars from Dealer Joe’s. The children had scorching cocoa, and the adults had tequila sangria.
For the meal, we had appetizers (an enormous attractive charcuterie board my pal introduced over, sun-dried tomato dip and crackers), my fave fall salad, roast hen, potatoes, and recent sourdough.
I’m so grateful that our youngsters launched us to a few of our closest associates. Making associates as an grownup may be exhausting and awkward, and I really feel so grateful that our youngsters have the sweetest associates with wonderful dad and mom. 😉 We’re having a household dinner tonight and a Secret Santa trade for the crew – it is going to be a blast.
Hope you have got a contented Friday and I’ll see ya quickly with Favourite issues!
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