Monday, July 8, 2013

inspiration monday: is it bad?

the inspiration
rebecca minkoff
megan bird



pants, shirt ~ Target
shoes, earrings ~ hand-me-down from sisters

nora bird



 pants, shirt ~ Target
shoes ~ 9.98 Store
bracelet ~ H&M

~ is it bad that i made chocolate peanut butter brownies this weekend and used coconut oil instead of vegetable oil to convince myself they were "healthy"?
~ is it bad that i ate half the batter of those brownies before i baked them?
~ is it bad that i spent two hours at three stores looking for a cute way to store our dog's food?
~ is it bad that we now store our dog's food in a really cute storage ottoman that most likely isn't meant to store dog food?
~ is it bad that i made it my mission to get our backyard/patio super adorable before our friends came over on saturday night?
~ before you say no to the above question, please note that getting the patio adorable involved many (expensive) trips to home depot, me climbing a ladder up a very tall tree to hang lights (i'm terrified of heights), and eight hours of sweaty work by both chris and i.
~ (ok, still not bad...our back yard looks amazing.)
~ is it bad that i bought these pants and shirt using inspiration monday as a justification?
~ is it bad that sunday was spent mainly napping with the kids?
~ is it bad that i have so much grey in my hair, but i don't notice it until i take pictures for the blog?
~ is it bad that i really hope you just didn't scroll up to look again at my grey hair?
~ (if you didn't before, i bet you just did.)

happy monday! (is it bad that i wish it was friday already?)
xoxo,
two birds

28 comments:

  1. hi You Guys, What? I am the first one to link up? What is going on? Yay, you brought back "is it bad!" No-it is not bad that you both have a great floral jeans. I'll be back.

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  2. I love those printed jeans! You both look great! I was laughing about the gray hair. It never shows up until you review pics. Too funny and great inspiration!

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  3. Oh my you both are rockin the shoes!!!!

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  4. Haha, no, none of this is bad! And I promise I didn't scroll up to check out your hair ;)

    Is it bad that I want to run out and buy more printed pants now?

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  5. LOVE the floral pants, and love the neon tee! And eating brownie batter is the BEST :)

    Annie
    The Other Side of Gray

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  6. I knew you had to be Renae's friend! Anyway I don't know which of your wrote me - but thanks for the idea of the eraser. Great idea. Thanks. I think you are both adorable there. And I didn't notice either of your hairs as being gray. You two are so cute. And let's see - are you bad - heck no - you are good doing all those things - I call it really living! Love, sandie

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    1. You two birds seriously need to follow Sandie back on some site. She is awesome! She keeps me going when I not too happy about some of my blogging choices. She is super!
      (ok, I'll back off)

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  8. Nope, I would say none of that is bad!! I have totally used Inspiration Monday in the past as an excuse to buy something too!! And brownie dough sounds so good right now. I wonder if I could make some without eggs in it...hmm.

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  9. Love both of your looks- Rebecca Minkoff is so stylish, too!

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  10. My hubby always eats half the batter of anything I'm baking and I yell at him for it, haha. And I never noticed any grey hair on you!

    -Sharon
    The Tiny Heart

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  11. love the printed pants! i want to see pictures of your patio! and that definitely makes the batter healthier :)

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  12. Yay Megan Bird for the pink! And Nora for the shoes!
    I didn't see any grays...
    -ash
    www.thestylizedwannabe.com

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  13. I laughed out loud at the search for the cute dog food container. That's totally something I would do. It would be bad if you didn't take pics of your garden all decked out. Please, please show us.

    I always love checking out Inspiration Monday, and it's fun to link up this week!

    Sue xo

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  14. Loving these outfits! I linked up with you gals this week!

    XO,
    www.sororitygirlintherealworld.blogspot.com

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  15. I totally scrolled up! Ha! Still not bad.:)

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  16. I'm with you on the Friday thing!
    Love the patterned pants - I wonder if I'll ever be able to get out of my comfort zone & wear a pair!
    Have a great week!
    xx Corinne
    cateyesandthighhighs.blogspot.com

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  17. It's only bad if it makes you unhappy. Otherwise, it's all fabulous! lol. I am so bad with any kind of batter- brownie, cookie, muffin, cake. I'd probably end up with double the finished product if I would just stay out of the batter :D

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  18. I want to steal both of your wedges right now. TOO CUTE!

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  19. I don't see any grey silly! :) That is so something I would do using the excuse of people coming over to buy things and do DIY projects. I bet it looks amazing though! I love those little hanging lights!
    Megan I love your pants and I love that you're both wearing cute bright tees instead of plain white!
    Jessi
    http://haircutandgeneralattitude.blogspot.com

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  20. Oh,I miss you two so much!
    You look great by the way, as always!

    I have a ton of grey and I like it!!

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  21. No, none of this is bad. I am totally guilty of using coconut oil in cake/biscotti recipes and feeling more virtuous for doing so.

    I swear I didn't scroll up to look at your hair. :)

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  22. I love that you both used hot, bright colors for your tee
    Brett

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  23. is it bad that i now want to see this amazing backyard? is it bad that i got my t-shirt. i wore for inspiration monday, at target too? is it bad that i'm jealous of nora's shoes? is it bad that i had to color the grey out of my hair last friday?

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  24. Ha! That was pretty funny! Thanks so much for stopping by today. You guys look so cute in your patterned jeans.

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  25. None of the above is bad. All acceptable. And I don't see grey. But I am lurving the printed pants. I LURV Nora's shoes... those are so hawt!

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  26. None of these are bad things. In fact, I made my kids cookies, let them each have two and Patrick and I finished off the rest of the batch. LOL I love both looks! What a great interpretation of the inspiration!

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