This is something I am terrible at.
However, I've decided to make it a goal to be one of you. You put together people. Not for the vanity (I hope. We'll see if I can keep that little beast under control.) But for the sake of respecting myself more. I always feel better about myself when I take the time to be presentable. I feel more capable and sure of myself. And because I feel happier I'm more apt to stop paying attention to myself and notice others and their needs. Also, it's great to not spend the day wondering if anyone will notice that I already wore that same grungy outfit two times this week. Ha.
And so yesterday and today I decided to put the plan into action. To wear an entire outfit instead of just "whatever." I don't have a lot of "whole outfit" kind of clothes, but I'll do my best with what I've got. I didn't take a picture of yesterday (although I felt very cute), but I took a couple of
Now don't laugh. (And... uhh... just ignore my lovely background.)
Ok, well obviously I'm no Lauren, (yes, I do know her in real life and luckily she's sweet and funny enough that I don't hate her
This is just another step toward me trying to be a "real" person. You know, the kind that actually washes the dirty dishes in their sink, uses a budget (see here and here), exercises (see here), checks out books with their kid at the library, etc., etc. One step at a time.
P.S. I forgot to mention when I first posted this, but you can click HERE for a full tutorial for the lace headband I'm wearing.