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Pampered, Fed, and Ready for Bed!

Pampered, Fed, and Ready for Bed!

If today wasn’t a girly-girl day I don’t know what is…

It all began with a delicious breakfast followed by a sweaty gym session (seriously guys, the sweat was drippin’ today!)

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An omelette with green onions, mushrooms, and tomatoes!
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Quinoa flakes cooked in almond milk and topped with raspberries <3
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PWO shake: 1 peach + 1 date + 1/2 cup almond milk + 1 scoop caramel protein powder + ice

At noon, my friend and I met up at my hair salon located downtown London to get our hair done! It was a blast Smile I had a wonderful stylist which made the appointment even more enjoyable! I really like having a stylist who is easy to talk to and shows their enthusiasm for their job through their work! Smile

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Our hair appointment was followed by a make up appointment at MAC! I love MAC. I only use MAC make up SmileTheir eye shadow lasts all day long, their foundation gives the best coverage (IMO), and when you bring in 6 “empties” for recycling you get a free lipstick/eye shadow/gloss of your choice! What a wonderful program working towards a greener environment <3

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So once our hair and make up were done, it was time to go home and get dressed for the big night!

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(A before and after shot!)

The night turned out absolutely perfect. My friend put so much effort into planning the event and it showed!

Supper was amazing…

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The dancers were phenomenal (the event was themed “Arabian Nights”)…

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The music was pumpin’ Winking smile(I was even out there shakin’ it!)

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The decorations were perfect…

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And most importantly, my friends were there <3

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I got home around 12:30 with sore feet from all of the dancing (I couldn’t even wait until I got into my apartment to take my shoes off; they were off once I got into the elevator!)

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and am now in bed Smile
Tonight marked the end of the busy weekend and I am thankful. Although I had an absolute blast at each event (Friday night and tonight), my apartment is looking like a bomb went off and it’s driving me crazy. I am a really clean person, but I have been so busy over the past few days that my usual daily cleaning hasn’t been happening. So, Sunday will include a leg workout at the gym, major cleaning, tons of homework (I have so much research to do for all of my group projects!), and a dinner date with two of my sweetest friends <3

What have you been up to this weekend? Enough about me! I want to hear about YOUR weekend!
When was the last time you had friends over for dinner? Last week, I had the girls over for sushi and we made a pact that our dinner date nights would be a weekly thing! So, it’s Sunday again and they are coming over for dinner! I am so excited! Smile
What brand of make up do you wear? I started wearing MAC products a few years ago and refuse to wear anything else! If you haven’t tried MAC products, I highly recommend doing so Smile

Talk to you tomorrow!

Meg
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And thank you for all of your compliments on the dress that I wore last night! I got it from this boutique in Kelowna, B.C. Smile It was my all-time favourite store to shop at when I go to Kelowna! I always leave with a full bag (or three) and a depleted bank account! It’s wonderful <3


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49 Comments

  1. Reply

    Khushboo

    January 22, 2012

    Wow Meg, you are looking FAB! And keep up the good work with your workouts- you are looking so toned and fit…it’s really paying off!

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      wow what a nice compliment to wake up to :) thanks love

  2. Reply

    Ashley Greiner

    January 22, 2012

    I love girly days! your weekend looks so amazing. I for one can’t stop admiring your toned arms omg they look amazing!

    xoxoxoxo

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      ASHLEY! Thank you :) that means so much to me

  3. Reply

    you look SO pretty! glad you had another great night :) and pshhh my shoes would have so been off before even getting in my room

    i usually just use some cheap make up haha. it’s what my sister used and i learned all of my tricks from her

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      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      Oooooo that’s awesome you have a sister to learn from :D

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    Miranda @ Miranda's Munchies

    January 22, 2012

    Oh girl you look so pretty <3 Your dress, hair, and make up look so good! I'm glad you had a nice time! BTW Your arms and shoulders looks AMAZING!
    This weekend I got all purdied up too but I did it myself! However, I also wore MAC because all my make up is MAC and I love it (so much). Sometimes when I'm having a bad day, I go to MAC and buy a lipstick for the perfect cure! Have a nice Sunday!

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      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      Awww thank you love!

      I am happy you like MAC too :) Next purchase for me will be some lipstick! I found one yesterday called Snob :)

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    Tara @ Sweat like a Pig

    January 22, 2012

    Your hair and make-up looks so great! You’re such a stunner! And you have some serious shoulders, I’m getting jealous ;)

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      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      Ohhhh psht! YOU jealous of me!? Ya, ok girl ;)

      Thanks for the compliment though<3 love u

  6. Reply

    Kate @ Chasing It

    January 22, 2012

    awwww this looks like SO much fun!!! I love love LOVE getting hair and makeup done professionally, my best friend and I always used to go together to get hair + nails done before sorority formals. You and all of your friends look gorgeous!!! What a fantastic weekend! :-)

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      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      It really was a great weekend :) Thank you Kate

  7. Reply

    You look gorgeous hun! Love your hair, make up, dress – everything! It’s so fun to get all pampered up. I wish I had remembered to buy tickets for it! Next year for sure though.

    I really like MAC stuff too. I have a bunch of their eyeshadows but I almost never wear them. I wish I were more make up savvy haha! :P

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      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      YES! Next year YOU ARE COMING! I miss you so so much xo

  8. Reply

    Lauren @ What Lauren Likes

    January 22, 2012

    Love the dress and hair! You look amazing :)

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      Awwww Lauren! You are so sweet <3 thank you

  9. Reply

    Dawn

    January 22, 2012

    Your hair and makeup came out beautiful!

    The dress that your friend is wearing the red dress with the gold belt is really pretty…love it!

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    jill

    January 22, 2012

    your omlettes always look so freaking delicious. i use whole eggs all the time…but if I already have 2-3 whole eggs that day, then I will add in the egg beaters stuff (egg beaters are the same deal I guess?).
    Do you have like to eat the omlette or the cereal first? or are you a “bite of this and that” kind of girl? :)

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      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      HAHA! I eat what ever is ready first ;) haha

  11. Reply

    Emma

    January 22, 2012

    Wowza! Hair, makeup, dress, looking awesome. It looks like you had such a great time, Meg!

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      awwwwwww thanks Emma! And hey, sorry I haven’t been commenting on your blog lately either! Getting back into the school groove and such has limited my “commenting” time, but I do still read you :D xo

  12. Reply

    Emily@RunningPerspective

    January 22, 2012

    GIRL LOOK AT YOUR ARMS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    DUDE YOU LOOK AMAZINGGGGGGGGGGGGG seriously like WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!! that hard work is PAYING OFFF! you go girl!
    love your hair your dress you are AMAZINGGGG<33

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      Girl why are you so sweet? Somehow you ALWAYS put a smile on my face ;) I think it’s your enthusiasm for everything <3 I love it

  13. Reply

    Gorgeous girl!! And your arms look amazing :) Sounds like a great weekend to me!! And I think I need to invest in some MAC makeup, since you and all of my friends rave about it!

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      thanks sweetie! :D That makes me feel good comin’ from you ;)

      And, let me know if you get your hands on some MAC

  14. Reply

    Heidi

    January 22, 2012

    You look gorgeous!! :) love the dress. I also only wear MAC as well, I think it’s an addiction!!!

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      Once you go MAC you don’t go back???? ;)

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    Chloe@LightOnMyFeet

    January 22, 2012

    Oh my gosh Meg, you look beautiful! I love your hair, make-up, and dress! It sounds like you had a great weekend girl :)

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      Meg

      January 22, 2012

      it really was :D I hope you had a great weekend as well beautiful girl! xo

  16. Reply

    lau

    January 22, 2012

    Gorgeous !! You are beautiful ! I love your hair, your dressssssssss !!!!

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 23, 2012

      aww thanks sweetie :)

  17. Reply

    tara

    January 22, 2012

    the only thing that could make that quinoa bowl better is some pumpkin seeds or a dollop of sunflower butter. Yum.

  18. Reply

    Jessica

    January 22, 2012

    I really need to start following your arm workouts….your arms look amazing!

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 23, 2012

      wow thanks :)

  19. Reply

    Brittany @ GOtheXtraMile

    January 23, 2012

    Gorgeous girl!!!! So happy it all turned out well :D I love clinique products!

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 23, 2012

      thanks babe :) that means a lot coming from you ;)

  20. Reply

    Tessa @ Amazing Asset

    January 23, 2012

    You look stunning lady! Your hair, the dress, toned arms.. nice work, all of your effort is paying off!

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 23, 2012

      awwwwww TESSA! that means so much to me! thank you

  21. Reply

    Cheryl @ eatplayluvblog

    January 23, 2012

    Pretty pretty girl! I love your hair, and you look amazing in purple!

    I’ve never tried MAC!!! I’m so out of the makeup loop…

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 23, 2012

      thanks I enjoyed the purple :)

  22. Reply

    MAC all the way! I have really sensitive skin and have never had a problem using MAC. Plus its good quality, lasts a long time and doesnt look cakey.

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 23, 2012

      SO TRUE! It lasts suuuuch a long time! By the way thanks for finding my blog <3 so happy you are commenting too :) thanks Sarah

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  24. Reply

    Life's a Bowl

    January 23, 2012

    Your hair looks BEAUTIFUL!!! And the whole evening sounds lovely :)

    We woke up to our first [sticking] snow on Saturday morning so cuddling by the fire, warm eats, and board games were on our agenda! Tons of fun, tons of relaxation… I love Trish McEvoy and Laura Mercier’s make-up lines!

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      Meg

      January 23, 2012

      Thanks :) The hairstylist really did a good job :) I could have never done my hair that nice! I am not too good at hair styling!

      Your weekend sounds SO nice :) I love when you talk about cuddling by the fire in your posts <3

  25. Reply

    Christina @ the athletarian

    January 23, 2012

    Holy smokesssssss!! Girl you are looking stronger and stronger each day!!! Congrats on such amazing progress!!

    • Reply

      Meg

      January 23, 2012

      thanks :) I changed up my diet and things are really working :)

      • Reply

        Christina @ the athletarian

        January 23, 2012

        Must be the carbs?!?! Whatever it is, it is doing you some good!! Way to go :)

        • Reply

          Meg

          January 23, 2012

          Yes I am doing a post soon about my changes! YAY


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