4th of July ♡

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Spent my last 4th of July in Boston with friends at Carson Beach in Boston. I just wanted to share a few photos from my day on my blog.

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We spent the day with lots of yummy fruits, coconut water and chips.

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Here with my friend Allie!

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and with my peri chan 🙂

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I went with a few other friends but they were too shy to take photos haha.

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We later biked home 🙂

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and went to The Charles River and watched the fireworks! They were so beautiful.

 

I will miss you Boston, sad to be leaving you so soon.

 

With so much love,

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Garment District ♡

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Over the weekend I was able to go visit the ever so cool infamous thrift shop called the Garment District. I had heard sooo many great things about this store and so I wanted to go check it out myself.

As I first walked into the store  I fell in love with how characteristic this place was. You could tell that this place carried so much history with each piece of clothing.  Clothing can tell stories and express certain things that words can’t  and I find that so beautiful!!

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The first floor had a costume section and on the other side was a pile  (mountains) of  clothes on the floor which was the 2 dollars per pound section which was awesome!! Even though the piles of clothes gave me a little anxiety i loosened up and decided to go explore. Which was a great Idea because  I fell in love with this coat that I ended up buying for $2.64… what a great deal right?!?

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I am wearing the coat in this photo, you can’t really see the details of my coat but I will try and do an OOTD post with this coat.

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I had a great time playing “dress up” as well. There were many things that were so much fun to try on but I would never wear on a regular day.

They had sections that were labeled 70’s & 80’s sweaters and womens vintage clothing which was so much fun to see!

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Thanks for a great time Garment District, I will definitely be going back again soon…

Do you guys enjoy going thrifting if so what are some of your favorite thrift shops finds?!

Let me know!

with so much love,

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Magic Kingdom ♡

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GUYSSSSS!! I went to Disney World (Magic Kingdom to be exact) with my girlies yesterday.

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Can you tell how HAPPY I was?

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I love Disney so much it was so breath taking to see Cinderella’s Castle while listening to all the classic Disney songs. I’ll be honest, I did tear up a little.. the music and atmosphere of Disney was very memorable and beautiful to me.

 (dream goal: I want to stay in Cinderella’s Castle one day)

Don’t worry I let the castle know that I would stay over for a couple nights one day!

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We went on so many rides but the Space Mountain was by far my favorite ride.

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We had to get the turkey leg!!!!

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I literally ate the whole turkey leg straight to the bone

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We also got cotton candy which is my all time favorite! Getting cotton candy at any amusement park is definitely a ritual for me.

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At the end of the day Disney had a firework show which was very touching and moving (I did cry a little). The firework show was all about “Wishing Upon a Star” and how  you should believe in your dreams. I would definitely recommend if you ever go to Disney to stay and watch the firework show. It was soooo inspiring.

“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” -Walt Disney

with so much love,

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Oxford Exchange ♡

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My sweetest  friend Kristen introduced my friends & I to the cutest restaurant in Tampa called The Oxford Exchange.

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The store is also a bookstore, coffee (Buddy Brew Coffee Co.), & tea  (Tebella Tea Company) shop

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I fell in love with how adorable all the decor was set up

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I ordered the Super Green salad.  I loved that they added fresh feta cheese and avocado but my favorite part of the salad was the dressing which was a “chia-lime vinaigrette”  omg it was delicioussss

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I also tried a few of their beverages , I fell in LOVE with the mint julep so I would definitely recommend that which contained lavender, jasmine, rose, and peppermint.

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Thank you Kristen for showing us around I really did love this place ❤

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If you guys ever go to Tampa stop and try Oxford Exchange.

For more information check out their website- http://oxfordexchange.com/

with so much love,

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