Archive for June, 2012

nice things

Dress & Shoes / Carters

Headband / Pocketful of Rosies

Photo Credit / Chloe McGoogin of Baby Big Hair 

 

 

melting pot

Hat / NY Yankees

Trousers / Polarn O Pyret

Shirt / Urban Rascals

Photo Credit / Louise Lovell

the fancy

Blazer / Egg by Susan Lazar

Bow tie / Crew Cuts

Shirt / Ralph Lauren

Shorts / Crew Cuts
Belt  & Purse / Crew Cuts
Shoes/ Salt Water

wheel in the sky

Jeans / H&M
Shirt / mini & maximus
Sneakers / Converse

Photo Credit / Nicole Baumann

 

awesome, truly.

 

There was a time when you were five years old,
and you woke up full of awesome.
You knew you were awesome.
You loved yourself.
You thought you were beautiful,
even with missing teeth and messy hair and mismatched socks inside your grubby sneakers.
You loved your body, and the things it could do.
You thought you were strong.
You knew you were smart.
Do you still have it?
The awesome.
Did someone take it from you?
Did you let them?
Did you hand it over, because someone told you weren’t beautiful enough, thin enough, smart enough, good enough?
Why the hell would you listen to them?
Did you consider they might be full of shit?
Wouldn’t that be nuts, to tell my little girl below that in another five or ten years she might hate herself because she doesn’t look like a starving and Photoshopped fashion model?
Or even more bizarre, that she should be sexy over smart, beautiful over bold?
Are you freaking kidding me?
Look at her. She is full of awesome.
You were, once. Maybe you still are. Maybe you are in the process of getting it back.
All I know is that if you aren’t waking up feeling like this about yourself, you are really missing out.
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