Wednesday, July 31, 2013


Jeebus! Why am I so tired lately?? I know, I know...I shouldn't stay up so late. But since that's the norm, I don't get why I'm extra overtired. I should just be normal overtired. Even after sleeping in that extra hour in the morning, I still fell asleep after work.

And of course since I took that little snappy-nap after work, then I wasn't tired enough to go to bed early. And OMG, I did not sleep well at all!! I had some super weird-ass dreams about ants and murder that kept waking me up until I finally got up at 3:30 to try to snap out of it. Yup. Ants and murder. Cuz' that's a common thread for dreams, right?

I considered going back to bed for an extra hour again when the alarm went off but decided against it. I need to somehow get back to my "normal" schedule.  Now the goal is to stay awake during work, at lunchtime and after work. 

Luckily my after work snooze was a short nap. If I had stayed asleep longer, I might have been stuck with the traffic stopper mani for another day.  One day of that was plenty. I needed to give my eyes a break after looking at that shockfest for 24 hours.

So tonight when I woke up from my nap, I decided to go neutral. Like really neutral. 
Zoya Pixiedust Godiva, OPI Get in the Espresso Lane, Ninja Polish DRK-C stamp plate
It doesn't get much more opposite than this.  I have several of the textured polishes and never think to use them. This one is Zoya Pixiedust Godiva. I wanted to stamp over it with something subtle and my DRK-C stamp plate, and even though OPI Get in the Espresso Lane is actually a true dark brown, it stamped very muted over the texture. 

I rather like this; it's very soft looking. I considered topcoating over it but decided to leave it dull. I like when the light hits the little sparkles that are in the pixiedust polishes.

I'm kind of stumped for what I want to do next. I do have some swatching to catch up on so mabes I'll just end up leaving this one on for another day.

And hopefully tonight's dreams will include sunshine, unicorns and a gazillion dollars in my bank account.


  1. Replies
    1. very chique lisa
      yeah thats exclusive :)
      good job
      and ty

  2. Pretty! Im wearing a stamped texture man I today too :). I have weird dreams too last this week it was my alarm clock cloning itself and chasing me. That's not any stranger than murderous ants ;)

    1. Cool...what are you wearing? I think your alarm clock chasing you has some definite subliminal meaning. Do you hate mornings? lol

  3. Love it! Must get me some of the Pixie Dusts!

    1. Everybody should have at least a couple textured polishes. They're nice for a change.

  4. Very pretty. Looks like a beachcomber mani to me. :)

    1. It is kinda' sandy looking, and of course it also feels like sand. :)

  5. It's very different and I really like it.