what I wore : curiosities

details glasses – Louise via Warby Parker sweatshirt – Curiosities via Wicked Clothes (size small) button up shirt – Old Navy jeans – TJ Maxx (similar pair) purse – Moorea Seal (similar) shoes – Pampa Hi boots FIRST OF ALL, Please tell me you spotted the two photos above that definitely should not have been placed

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Friday Favorites #436

This post contains affiliate links. For more information on what that means, read here. This print! (via Triangle Trees) This dress!!! (via Modcloth) Check out this rockin’ pug! (via Mokuyobi Threads) How pretty are these hair pins?! (via Serenity) The other day I picked up a few of these pens on a whim aaaand holy

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grow light review

In 2016, I reached peak plant lady status. With an outdoor space all to myself for the first time since moving to the city, I went wild with plants. I learned to propagate, and my plant count was through the roof. Then in the time between learning about my new apartment and finally moving in

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eating fresh with HelloFresh + Freshpet

Thank you Freshpet for sponsoring this post. Check out Freshpet refrigerated pet food, made with fresh, all natural ingredients and no artificial preservatives, truly making a difference you can see and your pet will feel! If you’ve been following The Dainty Squid for some time you may recall how over the past three years I’ve

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project 365 : days 274 – 280

274 : 365 I am dying over Professor’s… everything in that first shot. There are more photos from this little shoot here. 275 : 365 It’s kind of amazing how fresh a new pillow can make your whole living room feel! This one was less than five bucks aaaand I am incredibly pleased with how

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Friday Favorites #435

This post contains affiliate links. For more information on what that means, read here. I absolutely love this shirt. Of course the pattern is good but it’s the cut of it that really wins my heart. (via Modcloth) A sweet little mouse to hold your rings. (via Anthropologie) It’s time to be hunting for a

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earlobe reconstruction journey

Fair warning to squeamish friends – there are photos of stitches in this post. Nothing gory or bloody, just some stitches.   Notice anything different about me? Perhaps you never noticed my ears before because when I went through some old photos I realized just how little you could even see them in photos. For

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It’s the little things…

Earlier this summer my parents adopted a dog, Ellie May. Klaus spends a decent amount of time at my parent’s house since they’re the only people I trust to babysit him. So when my dad brought home this neglected pup from a coworker I think we were all a little nervous about how they’d react

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what I wore : cozy at home

details glasses – Ludlow c/o Alice & Olivia romper – button-down shirt romper via Urban Outfitters cardigan – Macy’s socks – thigh high socks via Amazon slippers – Marshalls (similar) I’m not going to lie, this post feels a bit more like a string of selfies than an outfit post. Also, I’ll probably end up doing

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project 365 : days 267 – 273

267 : 365 Just looking real cute in a striped dress. Check out more photos + full outfit details here. 268 : 365 Whoops, I bought a new plant. Those leaves are just so darn pretty. 269 : 365 Bag explorers! Why is everything these little kitties do the absolute cutest?! 270 : 365 I’m

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