First & Final Thoughts Friday (II)

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You’re back for round 2 of First & Final Thoughts Friday!  Just to give you a run down of how these posts are formatted:

  • I will give my first and final thoughts on a few categories
  • The categories will include more than just fashion
  • The posts will be on Friday’s

Okay, so for our First & Final Thoughts this Friday we will be discussing 3 topics.  Fashion, Home, and Holiday.

Fashion – Backpack Purses

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  • First Thought – I love the idea of backpacks as purses but I used to reserve them for only trips.  Like to Disney World, the beach, or Carowinds.
  • Final Thought – Backpacks have been gaining so much popularity in the last few years and I continue to see them more and more!  I have started wearing mine for everyday life and it’s so nice to be hands free!
  • Verdict –  If you don’t have a backpack purse already, you better snag one up!! Below I linked some of my current favorites!  ((I own the Henri Bendel one pictured above and the Vera Bradley one styled here))

Home – Muse Sleep Mattress

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  • First Thought – if you saw my full review here, then you know I LOVE this mattress.  My first thought was SOOOO comfy!  But we all know that some things aren’t always as they seem.
  • Final Thought –  Well I’m happy to report, that’s not the case with this mattress!! It’s just as good now as it was then!  I have been sleeping through the night ((no tossing and turning like I used to)) which makes for a very restful nights sleep.  I don’t get that many hours of shut-eye ((as I’m sure most of you don’t either!)) so I need to get the best sleep I can during those few hours.
  • Verdict – I 100% recommend this mattress!!

Holiday – Early Release of Christmas EVERYTHING!

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  • First Thought – Honestly, when the Christmas commercials and store displays started popping up on November 1st , I was like “whoa, pump the breaks people!”.
  • Final Thought – But when someone mentioned that we only have 8 weeks until Christmas, I was a changed woman!  😛  Christmas is by far my favorite holiday, so why not celebrate for 2 months?!
  • Verdict – I’ll be decorating in the next week or so because I need to get my holiday content shot ((PS – last year’s series may or may not be a great indication of what’s to come your way this season!!)).  How do you feel about Christmas making an early appearance?!

I hope you enjoyed today’s First & Final Thoughts!  Would love to hear your thoughts on today’s topics in the comments below!!  Happy Friday lovely ladies!