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July 17, 2017

Weekend Snapshots ~ Vol. 2

I used to be one of those people who sat home and did nothing on the weekend, by choice, and now I find myself having too much to do. Seasons of life I guess. This weekend was busy, but not in a non-relaxing way - none of the things I did took too much energy out of me, it was just a lot of things packed in. As weekends go though, it was a good one. 

Here are some snapshots:

Friday after work Sushi
One of my bffs Nads and I grabbed sushi on Friday at a place we never tried. Guys, it was sooo good. I've always loved sushi but this was ridiculous - the best tasting sushi ever. They tasted as good as they looked. I posted a photo on my Instagram on Friday too. Sidenote - I just started using my blog's Instagram. Would love if you'd follow it :)

the best sushi
godzilla roll

Took Chanel to the Vet
I mentioned on Friday's post, that Chanel was due for her last set of shots this weekend. Pretty uneventful visit except for the fact that Chanel is a people person and doesn't particularly like cats, or cats having her mama's attention. The vet has a resident cat (a real cutie) that I always play with and Chanel was not having him on Saturday - hisses, puffed up tail and everything. For a four month old kitten, she has some sass.

The third picture was taken at home after the vet. I included it because - well i think my cat is cute.
4 month old kitten
sleepy cat

Visited my High School
I went to a really preppy girl school that happens to also be really old. Founded in 1870 old (hence the older building that's being refurbished). Anyway, I was asked to join a mentorship programme for the Past pupils association and Saturday afternoon after dropping Chanel home, I went to my old stomping grounds for a meeting.

Bought a couple books
At some point after my meeting I stopped by a bookstore and picked up a couple books that everyone (but me) read. I'm currently whizzing through books and needed a few extra. Lets ignore the fact that I have tons on my kindle and shelf that I haven't read.

Late night Starbucks run
My friend Tisha rang me up at around 8:30 Saturday night and asked me to go with her for coffee - Yes coffee at 8:30 - and yes I slept like a baby after. (I still hate milk and couldn't even finish it)

Home with Dad
My mum is not in the country and neither is my bf. Naturally, I spent the entire Sunday relaxing with dad. No photos of that to share, but when I got back to my apartment I spent a good long time staring at the top of my desk trying to figure out what needs to go. In case you're wondering, Im still pondering.... Oh, and I painted that photo at a group painting session - who knew I was artistic (I'm not).

Those are the snapshots of my weekend. How was yours?

Have a great Monday and week!

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  1. The sushi looks amazing! Now I'm craving sushi and it's not even 7am. Chanel is too cute. Chanel is Lola's middle name so of course I love the name ;-) Nice you got to catch up with your dad yesterday!

  2. Sushi Friday's are a thing and something we celebrate here as well LOL! Looked so good! You did an amazing job with that painting!! xo,Biana -BlovedBoston

  3. Oh my goodness, Chanel IS really cute! Our cat is also a diva - she is not a fan of other cats at all!

  4. That sushi looks sooo good! And Chanel is a beauty!

  5. Oh Chanel is so cute and I'm not even a fan of cats. I'm so allergic to them that I can't even be in the same room as them. Cats do not like me at all, it's like they know I can't be near them. haha

  6. That sushi!!! I NEED THAT SUSHI! Following you on Insta now :) Sounds like you had a great weekend!

  7. It's been too long since I've had a relaxing evening coffee date. Super jealous you were able to have no problem sleeping after - amazing! Life definitely goes through seasons, I always feel that we're either super low key or super busy too. Cheers to a great week gurlie <3
    Green Fashionista

  8. i had the most amazing sushi with friends the other night and i can't wait to bring K and hubs there.

  9. You say you're not artistic, but I think that painting's really nice!

    1. They guide you step by step through the process! I really am not artistic haha

  10. It looks like you had such a fun filled weekend-- as much as I enjoy lazy weekends too, sometimes it is nice when you have a lot of things to keep you busy! And sometimes no matter how many books you already have to read, you just need to pick up one or two new ones :)

  11. Wait... there's a Starbucks in Trinidad now? What!
    Everything about this looks great. I am definitely hankering for that sushi plate now.
    And of course, I am going to follow the new IG too.

    1. haha yes there's been Starbucks a WHILE now lol. Loves it!

  12. The last photo is my favourite. My weekend was really lazy, I wish I spent it more productive like you did. :)

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    1. Lazy weekends are awesome! I enjoy them a lot!

  13. Your weekend sounds wonderful. I love that you're doing mentoring at your old school! And Chanel is so cute to be jealous at the vet haha. (ps, followed you on Insta!)

  14. Oh sounds like a great weekend. I love lazy ones best personally. I can do whatever the heck I want/need to do! Woot. ;) Your kitten. Gosh so cute. So cool that you are mentoring at your own school! What a valuable thing for those students! Catching up on blog reading... oy! LOL XO - Alexandra

    Simply Alexandra: My Favorite Things

  15. Sounds like a very pleasant weekend! My Dad was here for about two weeks while my Mom was still in the USA...and he's a bit helpless when it comes to things like food, so he ate at our house everyday and he and Angel went out to some guy movies. Then Mom came home and now she keeps Dad busy as usual, haha!

  16. You cat is amazing, I can't even handle it. She passes out on her back like Hawkeye! I die, too much cute.

  17. oh my word, your cat is freaking adorable. i can't even.


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