Monday, October 1, 2012

is it bad?: messes, races, and weddings




leggings, tank, vest ~ Kohls
boots ~ thrifted
cardigan ~ J. Crew, thrifted
earrings ~ hand-me-down


~ is it bad that when i set out to clean my house, i end up fixating on decorating and organizing, and my house ends up dirtier than it was to begin with?
~ is it bad that i cry at almost literally everything on tv, including most sitcoms? this, however, is a real tear jerker.
~ is it bad that my kids made me breakfast in bed, part of which included a brownie...so i let them also have brownies for breakfast?
~ is it bad that i am thinking about making soft pretzels for dinner?
~ is it bad that i am thinking of running the monster dash 10 mile without training?
~ is it bad that i am running it with friends who have trained?
~ is it bad that i haven't done anything for the wedding recently?
~ is it bad that my basement is full of wedding stuff? (literally full)
~ is it bad that i have no idea what we will do with it all after the wedding?
~ is it bad that i want to keep it all?
 
have a not bad day!!
 
xo,
megan bird

29 comments:

  1. Girl, brownies in bed aren't bad! That's the life! :)

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  2. do it even though you didn't train! I'm sure you'll do great! I cry all the time at shows! and I want that vest! Is it new?

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  3. Ha! The cleaning thing is me too! Love this outfit! Everything about it!

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  4. I'll run the Monster Dash with you!!!!!! If my injury from the last race heals by then... I tried running last night and only made it a half mile before giving up in pain.

    Also, your extreme empathy is one of the most endearing things about you! Keep on crying with your bad self.

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  5. I LOVE that Google Chrome commercial!

    I still have all my wedding stuff in boxes..I can't bring myself to sell it or throw it out!

    -Sharon
    The Tiny Heart
    Chicnova Giveaway!

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  6. Crying is good for the soul, it cleanses it! So there is nothing wrong with that! And good for you on the Monster Dash - having never done more than one mile at a time I know I couldn't handle it! But I know you'll do great!

    LOVE that vest. Second fur vest I've seen today and I'm officially coveting one.

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  7. Brownies can be eaten at any time of day. At least that's what I tell myself. I LOVE your furry vest!

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

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  8. Sometimes you have to eat brownies for breakfast.

    Love those boots!

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  9. Love the stripes/fuzzy/boots combo - you look so warm and fall-ish! I eat soft pretzels for dinner whenever I make them - they're so good!

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  10. Brownies for breakfast and pretzels for dinner sound like winners to me! I love the layering in your look today! Great for fall! Also, I had wedding crap EVERYWHERE for months leading up to my wedding day. You will end up keeping most of it. Whether you want it or not. Trust.

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  11. I'm not a chocolate girl, so I'd skip the brownie. But I'd be all over that pretzel for dinner - yum!

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  12. What brand are those boots! I want a pair in that color and just can't find the right ones!! Love them!

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    1. these boots are old and thrifted. they are 9 west.

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  13. no, none of it's bad! it's human and real. rock on megan bird.

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  14. Megan, your awesome! None of this is bad! :) Your wedding is going to be kick ass as well, and I love the good man project? Do you read that alot? I want to try to start reading all of it. OH and love our outfit, those boots and coat are awesome!

    Sara
    http://seventwentysomethings.blogspot.com/

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  15. First of all, this outfit, too freaking cute. I so just want to be able to look so effortlessly cool. Also, pretty sure none of this is bad, in fact, I think it's just all normal, or at least that's what I'm going to tell myself?

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  16. I had popcorn for dinner last night and I'm having soft pretzels for dinner tonight because I have to make them for a taste test :)

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  17. HAHA I have the same issue when I try to clean... then I end up trying to put stuff away in storage and end up with this large mess! Too funny!

    Also, it is okay that your basement is full of wedding stuff :) It is only expected!

    Love your vest and thrifted cardi... what a find!

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  18. LOVE stripes, LOVE that vest and your boots - such a classic staple!
    XOXO
    -Daisy Nguyen from PS BANANAS fashion blog:
    http://psbananas.com

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  19. That vest is so beautiful and looks really warm too! Great look ^^

    xoxo

    novelstyle.blogspot.com

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  20. I absolutely love you in glasses! your cardigan and fur vest are awesome too. Very fall! And I totally do the same thing everytime I think im going to clean. Its a bad spiral!

    -Jessi
    haircutandgeneralattitude.blogspot.com

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  21. Love the mix of textures and colour, the fur vest, stripes and camel boots, a winner!

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  22. This fur vest is fantastic...and good for the cooler weather we've been having lately :)

    <3 Cambria
    jupefashion.blogspot.com

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  23. hi! no none of those things were bad but your outfit is spot on gorgeous! i love it!!! sharp blog hop button ya got there. hahahaha.

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  24. Love these posts, so cute and funny. And you look so cute! Your fur vest is amazing!

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  25. oh my, i love this furry vest! i have an obsession with furry vests myself. i was cleaning through my closet and discovered i have 6 i think. and i seriously didn't wanna get rid of any of them!!!

    http://spinning-threads.blogspot.com

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  26. None of those things are bad. Especially brownies for breakfast! YUM!! Love your boots!

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  27. Oh Megan, good luck with that run! You're brave!

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