You Are Gold!

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OK, lemme preface this post by saying YES I AM A KLUTZ and I’m well aware that if you’re a self-proclaimed klutz then you shouldn’t be sticking your fingers into sparkly, new gadgets like a spiralizer! Let’s start from the start; I bought a new vegetable spiralizer as it’s the new “thing” and you all know how much I love being in the forefront of the new and hip. The other night I was going great guns making up a batch of spiralized sweet potato so I could bake and have it with some fish, which was delicious, but that’s neither here nor there. Anyhoo, as I was going to clean the gadget it was like my life, or rather my misfortunes, flashed before my eyes and I cut my MIDDLE finger, right near the cuticle good and proper. I’m talking a lovely geyser of blood with full skin shave-age.

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The point to my story is that I was thinking about painting my nails that evening but alas I don’t think I could go anywhere near a flesh wound with some nail polish right about now. So I thought what a great opportunity to bust out my temporary metallic tattoos that I’ve been hoarding for the last couple of weeks to add some sparkle and to detract from my bandaged finger.

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I’m so besotted with these tatts! I love the way they catch the light and make me feel like a bad ass. I ordered a page of 11 silver and gold metallic temporary henna tattoos that were super simple to apply and cheap to boot. They were $9.99 (postage included) from eBay and can last up to 5-7 days if you look after them.  Here I added some bling to a little gals day out yesterday but I think these would rock for a night out or when going to a concert. What do you think? Would you try these temporary tatts out?

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And because I’m nice and I like to share, here’s a pic of my tasty burger I had for lunch. It was AH-mazing! Have a great Monday everyone! xo

burger + chips

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  1. You’re going to see Spandau Ballet????? Waaaaah! I want to go! We just got our spiralizer in from Amazon this past week. Joey’s been working a lot, so haven’t busted it out yet. Will be certain I don’t slice my finger open! Hope yours is all healed up! I have those tattoos on my list. I want some so bad!!!!

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