Tuesday, November 22, 2011

[ my day so far ]

OK, REMEMBER when I was going on and on about missing fall? Well, for today, I take that back.

I decided to enjoy a lovely leisurely breakfast today on the terrace of my favourite place, Paul. The view overlooking the Burj Khalifa was beautiful...


After 6 months of sizzling heat, this is finally possible!


And check out this continental breakfast ~ baguette with jams, apricot pastry, latte and fresh squeezed oj....mmm carbs!




And how did I top off that wonderful breakfast experience? A bit of shopping of course!

I found these super comfy suede flats and decided to treat myself. After 4 years in rainy Ireland and not being able to wear suede, I can finally wear them without ruining them in the rain!


I love the neutral stone shade that will go with everything and the soles that are like running shoes.

How's your day panning out so far?

lisa

15 comments:

Razmataz said...

That's my kind of breakfast....lots of carbs and jam!

That water looks amazing...so turquoise.

Love the MK flats. Nice soles. I hope designers start adding better support to flats as well as great soles. People need a really great flat with support and cushion...so we don;t have to wear running shoes..

Carolyn@SweetChaos said...

Palm trees, water, amazing food and cute new shoes.... sounds like the perfect day to me :)

Did anyone look at you strange when you were photographing your food? :)

helen tilston said...

I love your shoes. I understand suede and rain is no friend of this material. I was born and educated in Ireland and understand. I love this post. I am presently in Florida and enjoying similar weather - must head to the beach for a run.
Thank you for your kind comments on my blog

Helen Tilston xx

a happy little life said...

Lovely way to take in carbs! Nice view and the sky was sooo blue. Just dreamy!
I miss suede. Great flats and those are the best soles.
Have a super day!
XoX Tracie

designchic said...

What a gorgeous setting for my kind of breakfast. Water, food and shoes...it doesn't get any better!!

Leanne said...

yum
...this shows you how different our lifestyles/climates are...I'm waiting for my Fitflop slippers to arrive...same grey suede...but cozy for a Muskoka winter. :)

Jo @ In Corners of My Mind said...

Looks so beautiful...and delicious! -8c in Muskoka this morning...brrr. You are not missing a thing! Happy Tuesday!

Dagmar said...

good morning Lisa...love your photos this morning...it looks so inviting..the shoes are amazing as well..I can understand you missing the fall colors of Ontario!
Are you on or following Pinterest...your style could be show cased so well...we are here in Az from BC where they have a huge pile of snow....the elves are busy at work here!
ox

Formerly known as Frau said...

Now that is my kinda of day!! The water is so amazing and blue! Love love love those shoes!! Have a great day!

Amy R. said...

Looks very relaxing:) Happy day to you!

Will @ Bright.Bazaar said...

Please can I hop onto a plane and dive into the beautiful pool right away? So inviting!

Beach Coast Style said...

a big yum! and I want those shoes...perhaps they are size 8? (lol)

Marcus Design said...

Oh wow, we are all freezing sitting here jealous of that view and heat!! We had a black out for 8 hrs here in Vancouver today and my home was an ice box!
Nancy xo

Kellie Collis said...

What a fabulous day! Lovely shoes too! Have a gorgeous day, Kellie xx

Marianne Simon Design said...

You are living the dream, Lisa! Dying for some of your sushine and warmer temps. Just cranked the furnace up a few notches! Brrrr!

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