Hip hip happy Friday!

I opened my eyes this morning thinking it was Saturday, then wondered why Angelo was waking me up so early, then realized it was actually Friday and I had to get up AND get the kids up and out the door for school.  That’s all OK because it’s Friday! 🙂

In good ol’ Friday fashion I’m here to give you  my favorite things this week.
If you’ve been in love with something this week, let me know in the comments! I always love to hear whats been rocking people’s boats! 🙂


My beautiful mother – My mom’s birthday is this weekend! I truly can’t express enough love for her, she is everything a mother should be and I only hope to be half the mother that she is to me. She expresses nothing but love, hope, faith, kindness, and patience. She is slow to anger and abounding in love! My mom is a true angel. She’s an incredible mother and extraordinary grammy! She deserves way more than one day of celebration.


Facebook Memories – These aren’t always good (hello embarrassing 21st birthday pictures), but for the past couple weeks they’ve been great because most of them are of the past Gasparilla races. If there’s one race anyone should do, at least once, it’s the Gasparilla Distance Classic! You currently have 350 days to train for next years race. 😉
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Every pregnancy is different and you shouldn’t compare yourself to others. Comparison is the thief of joy!

The Florida Strawberry Festival opened yesterday! It’s one of my favorite festivals in the area!

This cool little St.Patrick’s Day foodie craft!


Tampa Walls – I love colorful unique walls like this one in Ybor City that I pass every time I make a coffee stop at Blind Tiger Cafe . There’s an entire Instagram account featuring all the beautiful walls around the Tampa Bay area. Check them out on Instagram: @TampaWalls

This weekend is packed solid for us! Birthday parties, races, baby showers, church…fun!
I hope everyone has a wonderful and safe weekend!