the main question

i've been asking myself this question a lot lately.  why? i've been reading that the root of success in anything at all is knowing why you started.  knowing why you are still doing it.  i'll be honest, after doing the same thing for 6+ years, it can be easy to forget why i started.  but lately i have really wanted to remember.  

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Fall Comfy Cozy Outfit Idea

The cooler weather is kickin' in here in the midwest.  a.k.a, i start off freezing and by the middle of the day I end up sweaty.  Hence, why I love layers.

Here is a quick comfy outfit idea: Grab your favorite, best fitting jeans (everyone needs these), a fall colored pocket-tee, tie up the bottom corner.  Throw on a neutral (gray or beige) comfy knit sweater.  The kind you stick your hands into and sip your coffee.  Lastly, add a beaded tassel.  Secret: You'll fool everyone that you're more dressy than you are with these beaded tassels.  Instant upgrade.  Voila! You're set to run errands, chase the little or devour all things pumpkin.

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Stupid Comparison Game

I've caught myself in the last few weeks, probably more like months, comparing myself.  It snuck up on my honestly.  I try very hard to focus on the good and the beautiful things I have in my life, but oh so subtly comparison seeps in and before I know it I wonder why I'm grumpy and frazzled.

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