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Here's what: May 30

Starting my four day weekend off with some work was not exactly what I had in mind, but it's almost time to relax. Moving's what three things I'm obsessed with this week.
I've been told maxi dresses are the way to go for Houston in the summer. Looks like I might have to invest in a few since it's getting so hot. Revolve has a ton, but of course most of the one I like are pretty expensive.
I'm back on the bandwagon. After not thinking about it for a few months, I want Italian citizenship. I've found the forms I need to send to Italy to get my great grandfathers birth certificate. I just hope that they actually send it back. In a timely fashion. During my research, I saw a lot of comments from people saying that it is hard to get a response and sometimes the easiest way is to request it in person. Trip to Abruzzo anyone?
Found out this week that I'm getting a visitor for fourth of July! Can't wait. Time to start planning. Freedom over Texas, some time at the pool, maybe a road trip to Galveston and a Dynamo game. Let the countdown begin.


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