Humpday Confessions | Dream Big & Buy The Shoes

August 27, 2014

Humpday Confessions

Today I'm participating in a link-up I often read, but have never joined...Humpday Confessions with Kat from Vodka and Soda. I don't think I need an intro for this, it is just easier to spill it all.


Vodka and Soda




 So...here we go. Another list.

1. I am feeling quite exhausted lately. Like, I took about FIVE naps this past weekend. FIVE. Not one each day, but about FIVE in TWO days. Basically you could say, I was awake a few hours this weekend. 

2. With that being said, I am trying to find a healthy balance between everything in my life. Work, home, wedding planning, blog writing, excercising, etc...etc...I feel quite overwhelmed lately.

3. I am craving a happy hour. In Pittsburgh. I live in Erie, but I want to be in Pittsburgh after work at 5 pm to hit up some fun places that just aren't in Erie.

4. I thought I was ahead in the wedding planning game, but lately I feel like we have SO much to do. Big things...such as find a photographer and a DJ. By the way, what the hell is a reasonable price for a DJ? I have NO clue.

5. I have been trying extra, really, big time hard to be on a strict budget. I have been doing pretty well, but could be better. It's hard being a woman...temptation everywhere. The fact that I am running out of all my beauty products at the same time sure isn't helping.

6. Ooops..did I say budget?! Anyways...I am really wanting a new pair of shoes. I am over all of mine. I am going to splurge on a pair of YosiSamra flats this fall, but I'm not sure which pair yet. I have heard great things from some fashion bloggers who wear them frequently, so I figured it would be a wise buy.

7. I feel like I am in a great place emotionally. I look back to a year ago and have seen myself grow over time which is always good. I may not have lost the weight I wanted to or done other things that are on my list... but  if I have made great strides as a human that is all I need. 

Phew. That felt good. I think this may happen on a weekly basis because it sure feels good to write these things down.

What's one thing you can confess to this HUMPDAY?!?! 
Happy Wednesday Ya''ll :)



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10 comments:

  1. I totally get the budget thing...I keep putting myself on a spending freeze, but then I find a pair of shoes that I need! Haha. :)

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  2. I'm always wanting another pair of shoes, so I don't blame you. Wedding planning must be fun. I'm always down to read a confessional post, so I was happy to find this post today!

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    1. Shoes are my biggest weakness! Wedding planning is a blast, just nervous about getting these big things booked! I felt so good after writing this...there will be more in my future :)

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  3. If you happy hour in Pittsburgh let me know!

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  4. the balance can be tough but perspective is everything. the way i see it, i carve out the 1hr a day for me during my workouts - that is ME time. as for work, i give it my all during work hours but when it's home time, it's HOME TIME. that means work can go F itself until the next day :)

    thanks for linking up!
    -kathy
    Vodka and Soda

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    1. That is a good way to look at it. I personally hate excercising, and most of that comes from gaining weight and being out of shape. Little steps will end up making a huge difference, and I am determined to get back there. Thanks for the positive outlook :) I loved the confessional post...felt so good, I'll be back! :)

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  5. Oh man. I bet you needed those naps, though. Your body was probably all like "If you don't sleep right now we're going to be sick all week. Is that what you want?"

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    1. Yes...thankfully that didn't happen this weekend. I must have got my fill in then ;) haha

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