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Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Ever Wonder

What bloggers wear to run errands?

Taking pictures with your eyes closed is the hip, new thing for 2013 :)

Bag: Steve Madden via TJ Maxx via giveaway


Sweater: Old Navy| Jeans: TJ Maxx| Boots: Old Navy
Ever wonder if bloggers make resolutions?


I have never been one to make New Years resolutions.
A. I suck at keeping them and 2. I never really know what resolutions to make.

I mean, I don’t want to lose weight, though I could stand to hit the gym and just get in shape to be healthy.
I don’t want to eat healthier because aside from a piece of cake or some ice cream I’m not a ‘bad eater’. I eat all my veggies and I loooove fruit!

I can’t stop shopping…I mean what would I write about on the blog?! *wink* (That one is for the hubs)

I also feel like it’s hard to make resolutions for 365 days into the future. You never know what’s going to happen, but I do feel like I can have some goals not necessarily just for 2013 but if they all happen this year then that’s awesome and if not, that is ok too. A new year is like a blank canvas, you’re the artist you decide how your piece of art will look.

2012 was a year full of changes for me. I am honestly very grateful for everything that happened, I learned a lot. I met some great people and had some unforgettable experiences. I made new friends and lost some friends. I realized who my real friends are. There have been some ups and downs, highs and lows, good and bad times. Each experience has been a blessing and a lesson in and of itself.

My goals for this year are simple [Listed in no particular order]:

I want to surround myself with genuine people who have my best interest at heart and are supportive of my goals and dreams.  The more positivity the better.

I want to get my son potty trained! We’ve been trying and boy is it a doozy! *This WILL be done in 2013*

I want to keep expanding Shabby, Chic, and Cheap! I love having this blog, it has been a great creative outlet for me and I’ve met some amazing people and had some wonderful experiences because of this blog. I hope the amazingness continues into 2013.

I want to broaden my modeling with Models for Charity.

I want to travel out of state and out of country at least once.

I want to grow more spiritually.

I want to participate in more volunteer opportunities.

I want to continue learning, growing, loving, laughing, living, and enjoying life.

Do you have any resolutions/goals for 2013 or just life in general?

18 comments:

  1. You look very cute for your errand running, and I think those are some good goals for 2013. Happy New Year Marissa!

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  2. I love your goals. I feel so blessed that God put us in each other's lives through TriFABB. It's so nice to call you friend.


    www.domesticatedworkingwoman.blogspot.com

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  3. Thanks for the recent comment on my blog. Now following you so we can keep in touch.
    Hope you will follow back :)
    Happy New Years!
    ♥ xoxo Cori


    www.purecanesugarfashion.wordpress.com

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  4. Marissa, your outfit is so cute that you run errands in. I love your sweater and hat girl! Too cute! These are fabulous goals! Go for them! You can always carry them into the following year too. I like the different aspects of your life: wife, mother, blogger, friends etc. That truly makes for a complete person.

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  5. happy new year doll!! i dont set resolutions anymore instead i focus on implementing daily standards that will help improve my lifestyle and keep me on the right path for personal happiness and success!

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  6. You are such a cutie pie. I love your sweater and your purse, and your goals for 2013. Go girl. Can't wait for me, you and Lindsay's shopping trip!

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  7. Love your cute & casual outfit! And that's a great list of goals...good luck and happy new year :)

    Annie

    The Other Side of Gray

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  8. The hat is so cute on you and that is a great comfy outfit for errands! I love your goal of surrounding yourself with genuine people! Happy new year!

    -Sharon
    The Tiny Heart

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  9. Love your bag!! Good luck keeping your goals, and HAPPY NEW YEAR :)

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  10. Your goals are great!!! Sounds like you've got an awesome year planned :)
    PS Love your sweater!

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  11. Such a cute sweater! Love your resolutions – travel is so, so awesome, and good luck on the potty training :)

    Sea and Swank

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  12. what a cute look! happy new years!

    Chioma


    C's Evolution of Style

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  13. That hat is adorable and I'm totally envying that bag!

    P.S. We're having a linkup this weekend and we'd love it if you joined!
    http://www.papaisapreacher.blogspot.ca/search/label/TidBitThursday
    [Link up begins on Thursdays and ends Tuesday of each week. (: ]

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  14. I guess the terms goals and resolutions are used interchangeably but I prefer to use goals. I have set some goals for myself and separated them into quarters so that I'm not too overwhelmed.


    I love your outfit. A comfortable look when you have to run over town to complete errands! (:

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  15. What a cute blog! Following you from the blog hop. Hope you follow back! :)
    Lovinglifeinthefablane.blogspot.com

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  16. Hi there!!! I'm Hanna, your newest follower from the Tuesday blog hop, a day late:) Lovely blog and Happy New Year!!! You can find me anytiem at www.bouffeebambini.blogspot.com

    xoxox Hanna

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  17. I love your sweater and your hair is so pretty!


    sarahjsee.blogspot.com

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  18. love the look, love the hair, love the sweater, love the goals - i love it all. you can do it, girl. you are so inspiring!

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