Saturday, July 24, 2010

my outfit: 10/30!

30 for 30 Banner

Sometimes you just need a "day"... a "mental health" day, a "mom's day off" day... just a DAY. To do nothing, to accomplish nothing, to scratch nothing off your to-do list and to be completely fine with it all. This is me, on that day. But the 30/30 challenge blazes on... so outfit photos get to record this day.

These pictures are me with a shower... only a touch of make-up and hair still wet. I did clean one bathroom and did the grocery shopping, but other than that I hardly touched the computer or much else. If you know me, this is highly unlike me... I have to practically FORCE myself to get some downtime. But I knew I needed it, I felt empty and tired and like a cold was coming on. I just loafed and lounged. It was glorious.

How do you get down time? I love to read to unwind... you?

Striped Top, Forever 21 (similar)
Jeans Shorts, DIY of an old pair (similar)


Couture and Crayons said...

Amen for "Me" time. I've been eyeing that top from F21, but I feel I have so many striped tops. Looks super cute on you. =)

Janice (Couture and Crayons)

angeline said...

Love the sweater! Looks so comfy. I set aside a few nights a week when I just don't plan anything and just loaf (it might seem excessive but work is exhausting!). And usually Sunday afternoons. It helps that I blog on weekends and schedule things to post. And that I don't have kids and only have a 700 sf apartment.

Melissa said...

What's "me" time? :)

I already hate the fact that I have to work full-time (outside the home), so when I'm not working, my time is spent with my daughter. I don't usually ask my parent's to baby-sit so my husband and I can go out, because I don't want to give up time with my girl.

If I worked from home or didn't have to work, I would probably do a whole lotta reading or watching tv or just NOTHING every now and then while the grandparents watch the baby!

dear kate said...

movie watching. i love netflix! ha! but i totally make up for it with how many books i read :)

karen★ said...

I'm still in bed, so I think I'll get up & wear this exact outfit. It's nice to lounge and do nothing and that's exactly what I'll be doing today.

Unwinding for me = sushi with seth OR (since that doesn't happen too often) reading & making things that no one else will ever see!

Julia*Mieko said...

I still can't get over this sweater. Want!


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