Saturday, July 14, 2012

Happy weekend + lovely links

Happy weekend my lovely friends! I have a bit of a spring in my step at the moment as I've just planned to take a full month off work in September/October to travel to Europe! 

I tried to recall the last time I had a proper holiday and scarily realised that I’ve not taken a month off work in over 8 years, so to say I'm excited would be a complete understatement! I'm looking forward to spending the weekend planning my trip and starting to brush up on my French as I know I'll be spending a couple of weeks in Paris and the south of France.
I would love to know any tips you have! 

Do you have any plans?

Here were my favourite lovelies this week...

+ Crystal Gentilllo shared her San Francisco house tour over at Apartment Therapy.

+ I loved this Day in the Life interview + photo shoot with Erin Gates over at Sous Style.

+ Sophie shared this tasty grilled hallmoui recipe - a perfect weekend lunch idea!

:: And in case you missed it...

+ Inspiration for a new week :: be the person you are.

+ House tour :: Handmade with vintage charm.

Have a wonderful weekend!

Rachel xo

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  1. Oh my gosh!!!! So exciting for you Rachel!! After 8 years I'd say you are WELL deserving of a little traveling expedition. Where else will you go?? I want to live vicariously through you so I need more details!! :) Have a lovely weekend dear.

  2. How exciting! Even the planning of such big adventures is fun - enjoy! And I love the picture :)

  3. How exciting! The best part of a holiday (well to me anyway) is the joy of planning and the much anticipated arrival after a long flight. Have fun planning.

    xx Jenee C.

  4. Your plans sound absolutely wonderful, Rachel! xo

  5. Lucky you - I am so jealous - I wish I could come along!


  6. How exciting for you... that sounds like a fabulous holiday! Lovely links too as usual- grilled haloumi mmmm:)x

  7. are you coming to Europe?! Please let me know if you will pass by Brussels or when you will be in Paris...In any case, it's a great travel plan!

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