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Pinning Away

Is it sad that I feel calmer when pinning things? It is as if I have actually been productive versus just clicking my mouse. Anyways, I haven't been on much the past week or two but here are a few of my favorites from this week.


I don't do nails usually, but I love this manicure!

Digging this necklace, and it reminds me of a favorite book...
Source: google.com via Amber on Pinterest




This caught my eye since so many babies are being expected this year.





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  1. Thanks for stopping by and linking up to Perpetual Pinners. Love that last pin.
    Would love to invite you over to Tots and Me and check out my Baby Shower Celebration giveaways (I am only mentioning this because you mentioned the expected babies. I have 3 giveaways live right now, with 3 more to come. (Picky Sticky ends tomorrow with Swaddle Designs and mybabyclothes.com ending shortly. And my aden + anais swaddle giveaway is about to go live, then Miracle Blanket and My Day Registry)

    http://totsandme.blogspot.com/search/label/Baby%20Shower%20Giveaway

    Have a great day. Oh, I am following you pin boards.

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