Tea Party ~~ June Twenty-Seventeen

Welcome to the June Tea Party! Like last month I’ll be chit-chatting about what’s been up in my little corner of the world, and what you can expect coming soon! Feel free to chit-chat back in the comments!

Junetea party

Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links that I receive compensation or commission for clicks and sales. I personally test and review all products before sharing them with my readers. 11 Shades of Pink is independently owned and the opinions expressed here are my own.

 

What Tea I’m Drinking

I’m drinking Matcha Maker from Good Earth. I don’t like green tea, and I definitely don’t like matcha. But this is so delicious! It’s been mid to upper 90s here, but the last couple of days have been so nice and today it’s actually a little chilly.

matcha maker

 

Where I’m Drinking It

At home again this month. Ryan finally found a summer job and we’ve been extremely busy. So spending a Sunday afternoon at home is lovely. I received this mug as a bridal shower gift, isn’t it adorable!?

love birds mug

 

What’s Happenin’

As I mentioned, Ryan found a summer job. We’ve both been working as much as possible to save some money. With Independence Day coming up I’ll be working quite a bit at various events.

I actually went to a real tea party with the ladies from my church on Saturday. The outfit below is the outfit I wore!

We’re also in the midst of planning our first family summer vacation. We’re heading to Chicago in August to celebrate my 23rd birthday. I’m certain I will have at least a week’s worth of posts relating to our trip so I won’t share too many details now. Chicago is my favorite city, I’m already counting down the days! I really wish we had more than 3 days for our vacation.

 

Updates on Goals and Plans from Last Month

Last month I said I wanted to work harder on my fitness goals. So far I’ve lost almost a quarter of the weight I’m hoping to! I’ve readjusted my eating habits and I’m working out in ways I actually enjoy on a regular basis.

Another goal I mentioned was that I wanted to start eating at home more. We’ve been doing really well! Over the last 3 weeks we’ve only eaten out about three times! We’ve tried some delicious new recipes as well as resurrecting our favorites.

I still haven’t figured out something to sell on my blog.

 

Goals and Plans for Next Month

I want to keep working on my health and fitness goals! At this rate I should be halfway there by the next tea party.

I have some fun things I want to do on the blog next month. I want July to be the “month of challenges”. The goal is to choose challenges that will help me to focus on enjoying life and the things I have.

Here are the challenges:

Wear a different pair of shoes every day for 3 weeks (I only have 20 pairs of shoes… I need one more)

A 30 day instagram challenge: you can follow me here

The Love Dare this is a relationship challenge based in Biblical principals, but I think it has great implications for non-christians too.

 

June Tea Party Outfit

Top: Rue 21

Skirt: Rue 21

Shoes: A store that has since closed 🙁

Hat: Forever 21

Sunglasses: Rue 21

me me me  me

If you enjoyed this post you might also like: May Tea Party

If you enjoyed this post or have ideas or questions please leave a comment and share this post on your favorite social media platform! Then slide on down to my social media links and follow my profiles to stay up to date with my newest posts!

13 Replies to “Tea Party ~~ June Twenty-Seventeen”

  1. Yes..I am totally in LOVE with that mug! Also, I am a huge practicer of eating at home. First, I love that I know everything that is going into my dish. It saves so much money, too!! xx

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *