The Best Iced Coffee

iced coffee

There is nothing more that I love than to start my day with a great cup of coffee. My sister-in-law recently introduced me to a new way to make the most delicious iced coffee at home. It is so simple and does not require a lot of time. 

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Need Something to Read… Look No Further

It goes without saying that reading is a huge part of my life! I enjoy the sense of peace it brings, new perspectives, and challenges that I create for myself. Over the last few years, I began to share more and more of the books that I’ve read. My love for reading inspired me to start a new IG page (@girlfromctreads) dedicated to creating a community that shares my same passion as well as a place where we can discuss books, authors, etc. 

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What I’ve Been Watching Lately

Now that most of us have a bit more time on our hands, it allows us an opportunity to catch up on shows/ movies that have been on our watch list. To say the least, I do not think I have ever watched as much tv in one setting than I have over the course of one week. 

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Life Lately

Amidst this unsettling time, there is so much to still be grateful for. I am grateful my family still has good health (*knock on wood), food on the table, work, entertainment, etc. but we continue to remember those who are affected by COVID-19 in different ways around the world.

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Teddy Coats Under $200

I finally took the plunge and purchased a teddy coat! I have always loved the way that these coats instantly brought a wow factor to the most simple outfits. After browsing and trying on different styles, I’ve finally found “the one.” 

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The Books I Read in 2019

This past year I read so many amazing books and explored different genres. I am lucky enough to be surrounded by a few friends who also share an interest in reading which made it fun to discuss opinions on some of the books as well as share new recommendations!

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Three Fall Outfits from H&M

The other day I stopped into H&M quickly because I enjoy browsing to see what trending fall things they have. I have to say, they have so many good pieces out for the fall right now from coats to chunky knits, to wide-legged corduroys.

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My Go-To Fall Look

I just recently purchased this poncho and it has already become my most worn item in my closet this month. I have no shame in being an outfit repeater, especially if it is one that I know looks put together, is comfortable, and is warm enough for these cooler temperatures. 

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