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rundown: particuliere

I got mah nails did.

After work, I thought about just going straight home and falling asleep in a Mrs. Stouffer’s frozen entrée. And I did, eventually, but first I got my nails done. Continue reading



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my awesome day with kathy

My awesome horoscope for today was:

You are often the one who starts the ball rolling and today is no exception. Your spirit of adventure is fully engaged and you are eager for new experiences — so see what kind of good trouble you can stir up!

So I did. Kathy and I tried to get brunch at Chicago’s Rosscoe’s, but there was an hour long wait. On such a fine day, I’d normally have no problems waiting but I could hear my stomach growling, so off to Wishbone we drove. Where I stuffed my face with some croissants stuffed with egg, bacon, spinach, and cream cheese. And cheese grits. Oh the cheese grits!

Afterwards — mani/pedis at Nail Spa ($27!), quick stop at Starbucks for iced tea, and then “Leatherheads”. Belated birthday fun for meeeeeeeee.

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what i bought today

Not a lot today, but one big-ish ticket item…

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what i bought yesterday: TGIF

  • the average walking speed of a womanrefurbished 30GB iPod — it was even cheaper than usual as I got an instant rebate of $30 as soon as my order was processed.
  • manicure and pedicure from my favorite cheapie salon in Lincoln Park — Essie ‘Starter Wife’ (part of Essie’s ‘Starting Over’ collection, which is a big old tie-in with this tv moviered-headed chick who was on “Jack and Karen”) on hands, Chanel ‘Jasmine’ on feet. I would post a picture but I am too lazy to get out of bed and get my camera.

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