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a weekend escape!

You know when life gets a little too busy...a little too intense and full of more responsibility than you ever remember taking on? Well, hopefully you're nodding your head in agreement (either because you're there right now, or remembering some time when you were there) - and I'm not the only easily-overwhelmed gal on the planet. In my book, when things get a little crazy here at home, I like to get outta town. Just head someplace where I don't have to think about all of the chores that need doing, or the bills that need paying, or even the thank-you notes that need writing.

This last weekend, San Francisco was my escape. We met some friends, ate some delish food, drank some bubbly drink, and of course: shop, shop, shopped!

photo courtesy of anywhere but here.

Amongst all of the narrow parking spaces, the brisk and breezy skies and the golden gate bridge were some mighty fine shopping stops - and boy, did we stop! I will say that out of everything, my two favorite boutiques in town had to be Therapy in the Mission neighborhood (formerly my favorite boutique in San Luis Obispo until they downsized); and Ambiance boutique.

And my favorite shopping souvenir, you ask? Has to be my sizzling spring, green satin Seychelles find from Ambiance in the city--A-DORE! These 'Hydrangea' babies were just too amazing to pass up.

All in all, I have to say that the escape from my day-to-day routine was a success...and now, it's back to reality. Good thing I've got some good shoes stepping back into though, eh?!

holly in heels


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