07 December 2012

C is for Clementine

Guys, I am stoked for this weekend. We're having a sleepover at my sister's place in the city because we overbooked ourselves and will do anything to avoid driving to and from Manhattan multiple times over a two-day period. (Don't let this fool you into thinking we have active social lives. Usually, we're pajama-wearing hermits).

Both Friday and Saturday night present the occasion to wear a dress and heels (yahoo!). I'm treating myself to a fancy new lipstick on my lunch break today.

Also, I'm pretty sure I've consumed something like fifty clementines in the past week. One of the kids brought in a case to share for snack, and holy heck, the classroom smelled incredible afterwards. I've taken to restocking a basket on our coffee table to encourage healthy noshing at night. So far so good.

Isn't 'clementine' the best word? Sometimes I think it would be really funny to randomly shout it as loud as possible in deep vibrato in the middle of the quiet commute train car.

Other great things:

Sam Cooke (on repeat 'round these parts);
Currently burning this winter berry candle;
Love this badass jive baby.

7 comments:

  1. It IS a great word, pretty name for a girl too I think. Have a blast this weekend...with love from your fellow PJ wearing hermit friend. ;)

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    1. There was a student at my school with the name a few years back. Such a cutie.

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  2. I haven't been able to get enough of those little things either. Every time I have ONE, I end up eating at least one more....Sometimes two. Oh well! Enjoy your weekend!

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  3. so funny, clementine is my favourite girls' name and if the little one in my belly is a girl that'll be her name. best word ever. happy to have stumbled upon your blog :)

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  4. That jive baby is fantastic! He's half baby/half old man. Adorable!

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  5. I love the smell of oranges/mandarines/clementines it's so festive somehow.
    Gorgeous photos. I just found your blog and adore it already!

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  6. Oooh, clementines are sooo delicious (and addicting).

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