By Lindsay

This winter weather makes me want to drink warm beverages pretty much all day long.  And when I do, I naturally want to do it in style.  My choice bev is my morning Nespresso out of my trusty lime green Pixie, who I’ve named Julius.  Isn’t Julius handsome?  He thinks you are pretty cute, too.  Julius is such a flirt…

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Lately, I’ve been stocking up on cute, modern beverage vehicles at CB2 in Midtown.  They have a super-great stock!  Below are a few of my favorites.

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Shelton Press Coffee Maker – $43.95

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Vienna Stainless Steel Coffee Pot – $29.95.  So sleek.

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DGC Mug – $3.95.  Probably my favorite coffee mug ever – sassy and I love that handle.

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Cantina Glass Mug – $3.95

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Silicone Grey Espresso Cup – $3.50.  Comes in aqua and neon orange, too.

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Double Wall Espresso Cup – $5.95

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Rocket Tea Infuser – $6.95.  Really love this guy!

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And that is just a taste.  So many adorable items at CB2 to keep your warm beverages stylish, y’all!  :)

xx, L

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By Lindsay

Single-serve Good Food’s Tableside Chunky Guacamole from Costco has become my go-to midday snack.  Gotta love the good fats!

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I dip carrots or whole wheat tortilla chips in it, and I seriously appreciate that it is a single serving or I’d probably keep going all day.  (You can take the girl out of Texas, but you can’t take Texas out of the girl! #texasforever)  It’s the most satisfying snack you will want to have in arms reach!  Trust.

xx, L

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By Lindsay

The most satisfying and cost-effective lunch deal in Midtown is the salad bar at Eleven Restaurant in the Loews Hotel Atlanta.  And I’m not talking Souper Salad style here, y’all.  Take a peek at the decor…

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For $10 you can create your own salad from an array of fresh seasonal greens, veggies, proteins (shrimp/chicken/beef most often), toppings, and signature dressings.  And this all comes with bread and a dessert!  Here’s what my favorite part of the bar looks like…

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On top of being delicious and cost-effective, the salads are quite filling and the overall experience is pretty fast (efficient for a busy workday) or you can sit and linger a bit.

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Check it out!  I’ll see you in line.  :)

xx, L

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Restaurant Eleven
Loews Hotel Atlanta
1065 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, Georgia  30309
404.745.5745

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By Lindsay

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Categories: Deals + Steals,PSAs,Random Musings,Where we're Eating

By Lindsay

Lauren and I are going to this on the 15th with our puppies – wanna join us??

Puppy Love
Saturday, February 15, 2014
2-4 p.m.The Westin Buckhead Atlanta
3391 Peachtree Road NE
 

Puppy Love at the Westin Buckhead

You and your four-legged love are invited to attend our annual Valentine’s event at the Westin Buckhead brought to you by the 1873 Society Club, Atlanta Humane Society’s junior board. Mix and mingle in the hotel’s pet-friendly event space with specialty cocktails and light bites while your canine companion enjoys doggie treats and games.

The event is FREE to attend (valet parking is also complimentary), but proceeds from the cash bar and raffle will benefit the Atlanta Humane Society. Please RSVP to rsvp@lizlapiduspr.com by Wednesday, February 12.

We hope to see you there!  Don’t forget to RSVP!  :)

xx, L

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