retail therapy

Today R and I went downtown to look for a special occasion dress for her. Oooooh la la! Okay, okay, I’ll tell you if you really insist –  the special occasion is her son’s Bar Mitzvah.

The day was chock-full of some of my fave things: deep detailed discussions about what shoes with what dress, being treated like royalty at Neimans, (we got iced tea! in the dressing room! served to us on platters!) scoring a few snag-worthy items on sale, and topping it off with a delish lunch at The Rotunda. Not bad for a couple of Swagger-Wagon-Driving-Soccer-Slash-Baseball-Slash-Basketball-Moms playing hooky!shop til we drop!

 

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shop ’til we drop!

While our shopping excursion afforded me a much-needed “Cancer Free” day,  I did want to provide 2 new updates on the CJ front:

1. MRI Results: Came out clear. This is really good news and while we still don’t know with 100% certainty that there is nothing hiding behind my TTT, this is as good as it gets. For now. Total yay.

2. BRCA Test: Negative. I repeat: I tested negative for the Breast Cancer gene. Even bigger total yay!

Oh – and what does one wear for an all day shopping trip in the city?

Mother Runway Skinny Flare, (@ Kismet), Feel the Piece black top (@ Nicolette), Joie trim tweed jacket and Rag + Bone Newbury booties.

xo

JG

9 Responses

  1. This is all wonderful news and nothing is better than retail therapy to escape the cancer blues!!! Good for you girl!!!!

  2. You look awesome!!! Great news about test results. Mazel Tov!! And not surprised they gave you the star treatment at Neimans! Xo

  3. Can just say J-E-A-L-O-U-S!
    JG when I win the lotto will you be my closet organizing/fashion guru????
    No ser…..way to go with the fun CF day of girlyness!!!! Ladies you look lovley!!!

  4. Sounds like a perfect day all around. Ok, almost perfect. Next time champs in the dressing room. THRILLED re: test results. xoxo

  5. What a fabulous day!! Thanks PG!!
    you have a zest for life and was so great to see you smiling all day!
    You were also extremely helpful for this indecisive Libra!!
    Could never compete with your style and flair but since I knew I was going shopping with you I made sure to shower and wear my 3 year old Black Paul Green Boots and lip gloss , so there!! I love you!!!

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