Happy Valentine’s Day lovlies! Growing up, Valentine’s Day was never that big of a deal because it was my brother’s birthday. So even now I consider it his birthday first. It kind of keeps me out of the cliche Valentine’s blues that singles seem to suffer in rom coms. lol.
However, I’m always a fan of celebrating holidays. Here’s a couple of things I’m loving at the moment:
Nicole by OPI nail apps. How cute are these? I found these before Christmas in a Shoppers Drug Mart bargain shelf. That shelf is my favourite place in the world. Always such good finds! I have heard that nail wraps are hard to work with but these were super easy to put on. I haven’t tried any others so I don’t know if these are thicker than usual. They do seem thicker than I would have thought. They kind of remind me of reinforcements. The package says they’ll last 1-2 days. They seem really secure though and didn’t seem bothered at all after a hop in the shower. So far so good!
My cute pink shoes! They are not new but I haven’t worn them in ages. I trotted them out for the Gala last Thursday in an effort to achieve my New Year’s Resolution to wear heels more often. I bought them in Ireland at New Look a few years ago. They still make me very happy. I apologize for the cankles. These were taken at the end of the night.
Of course, what would a Valentine’s Day post be without a love song? I absolutely adore Dusty Springfield. I picked up her greatest hits in Golden, BC of all places and I fell in love. Pick up a Dusty Springfield cd for your car. Her velvet voice makes even a trip to the grocery store romantic. Trust me, you will not regret it.