Photo Journal: Let your soul love what it loves. ✧

This past weekend, I went to a sidewalk sale in Philadelphia's Northern Liberties with my sister Julie. Bloom, a favorite boutique of mine, was part of the sale. The above photo is of Bloom's latest promo postcard, featuring... me! The shop owner, Mimi, only hires her customers as models for promotional photoshoots. I'm honored she's invited me to model for her quite a few times now. I so enjoy being around her creative energy and watching her style shoots. She's a treasure! 

✧ "I will not hire professional models, because look at my customers—look at how fascinating they are."

We met this little baby pug while walking around the city! His name is Oliver and he's 12 weeks old. WHAT A CUTIE. 

I bought this new necklace from Bloom. It matched the dress I was already wearing so I wore it to dinner after! It makes me feel like a queen. ✧

Had dinner at Darling's Diner with my sister Julie and her friend Jill.  (I had only met Jill once before, but we're social media kindred spirits.) 

Dinner was followed by wine and collages at Jill's place. 

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On Sunday my friend Ivy visited. We watercolored and chatted for a bit, then watched Frozen because she had never seen it! ...and I had to fix that. 

I've started collecting these Funko POP vinyl figures. I've been buying the Marvel and Game of Thrones ones for Chris. I decided it was time to pick out a few of my own. I chose the Cinderella one to commemorate the fun day I had in Downtown Disney.  I chose the Elsa one because, Elsa