Friday, September 13, 2019

Five on Friday - September 13, 2019

Happy Friday the 13th! Did you know that not only is today Friday the 13th but it's also a Full Moon tonight?! So, it was fun that for a facilitation course I was doing all week ended with me doing a presentation on magic and Harry Potter! 

And, that's why it's been a super quiet week around here - I have been in Edmonton for work all week and I thought I would have a little more time for myself! But, I treated myself to a mani pedi night and a night of shopping, so I did still take some time for myself! 

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Products won in giveaway, everything else way purchase by me

I was so excited to win the amazing giveaway from Lamb's Soapworks and Be Better YYC - I have been really interested in trying more locally made beauty products, so this seems like the perfect timing to try these out! 

I picked out the Vanilla Cream & Coffee Emulsified Sugar Scrub (which smells so unreally yummy, it's not even funny!), and then I picked out 3 bath bombs - Pineapple Sage (smells amazing and a real savory sweet scent), Mango Papaya (classic delicious scent), and Oatmeal Honey (really gentle soothing scent)! Can't wait to try these out! 

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How amazing is this water bottle from Baun Bon?! I've shown her work before - we've owned mugs and given these as gifts! She recently shared this Belle artwork on her instagram and I had have it?! It's so perfect and I've gotten so many compliments on it! It's perfect! (These are $30)

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Sticking to the drink theme, have you guys tried the new Pumpkin Cream Cold Brew from Starbucks?! Duuuuddeeee... move over PSL, this is where it's at! I love a PSL but I also love a cold brew and this is the perfect, less sweet version and it's so yummy! I've already gone back a couple of times for more! 

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We're sticking on the drinks train still because I HAVE to talk about the Cold Garden Cakeface Beer! It is described as "A Marzen style lager brewed with real vanilla beans. This beer has a pronounced malty sweet base teeter tottering with a touch of floral, noble hops. The malty base goes on to perform a clown ballet with the vanilla beans resulting in a flavor reminiscent of a birthday cake. An extended lagering process makes this a light drinking session and/or dessert beer."

I don't love most beers; but, this is light and really easy drinking - it is yummy and not too sweet at all. Seriously, I had quite a few of these in a row! So yummy! And, Cold Garden is a local Calgary based brewery! 

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September is the month of the Calgary Corporate Challenge! Last weekend I participated in Volleyball and we had a lot of fun as always! I'm not participating in too many events this month; but, I do help coordinate it on an organizational level so I'm pretty involved! 

I hope you all have an amazing weekend! 

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