Purple Autumn

12:07 PM

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I am so thankful that Kyle and I managed to find a house across the street from a park again. It may not be as cute as the one that was by our old apartment, but it is really nice to look out the window and see all of the beautiful trees this time of year. 

This week and weekend has been so busy and productive, it has been wonderful. I have been sticking to my early morning workouts and I have been making my days packed with productivity. It is kind of awesome getting as much as possible done each day, I managed to have my Friday night freed up and hung out with the guys  for a bit.  Saturday, Kyle and I cleaned the house and managed to sort through most of the wood from the tree that was cut down earlier this year. We stacked pallets up on cinder blocks and stacked all the wood on the pallets. Then we set up this giant bin that Brian got from work and put all the smaller pieces in it. All that is left are the rotted-out pieces that need to be chopped up and burned. Which is awesome because I love having little fires in our backyard fire-pit.

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So these are my new converse Kyle bought for me for my birthday, I love them so much! They are so comfortable, and it is nice to have a pair that are not falling apart on the inside, like my old ones. I also bought new jeans from American Eagle Outfitters with a coupon I had from my birthday. I love thrift stores so much, but jeans are hard to come across. They shrink in the wash, and get worn out quickly. That and I am not a fan of jeans that have sparkles on the butt pockets or any of that jazz.

Now I am off to finish some homework, do laundry and go to the grocery store. Lots on the agenda today, and it is beautiful outside so I want to take Louie out as well.

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Details
Tunic,shoes & scarf-Gift
Jeans-AE
Jacket-OU
Bag-Amazon 

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  1. These photos are making me miss fall already! Your new converse look great!

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  2. I am so envious of your productivity. My weekend has been the opposite. The newspaper engulfed my day yesterday as expected, but unexpectedly I overslept this morning! Guess my alarm was set to a low volume and I really needed that sleep. Still starting an hour later than intended was hard to remedy. Oh well, I hope your positive productive vibes can be sent my way.

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  3. Love your new shoes! No snow yet? We got some last week..but it went away..thankfully.

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  4. Such autumn pictures. What sweet shoes too!

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  5. Love the color of these converses. Such a nice park too.

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  6. I love this outfit. What a great guy to get you Converses!

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  7. Ah, I would love to live across the street from a park!! So beautiful:) You always make casual look so cute and stylish as well. I love the chucks..I haven't slipped into mine for quite some time...but seeing this makes me want to pull them out again!

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  8. Living next to a park is the best- no excuse not to walk/run/exercise!

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  9. I love parks!! We live down the street from one. We actually just did a photo shoot there for this past post. It's such a fun place to hang out.

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  10. Love your scarf. I've never actually thrifted a pair of jeans, it's SO hard to find jeans that fit I don't have the patience to try them on at thrift stores. I think new is generally the way to go for denim.

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  11. love that scarf. and that last picture is adorable!
    ~Veronica

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  12. cool shoes :)) i have convers when i was high school. they're so comfy and i wore almost everyday, hehe :) it's really great to have a house near to the park. u can take a walk and relaxing. i love park :) u look cute as always, btw. i adore you last picture ;)

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  13. Sarah, I love your new blog lay-out and the photos are just too lovely. I bet the weather was really that good that it radiates in your photos.

    Also, hurray for morning work-outs! Yes to healthy lifestyle and congrats with the new apartment. :)

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  14. What a great outfit, Sara! It totally makes me think of Elena's style on The Vampire Diaries - circa Season 1. LOVE! :)

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  15. Great sneakers, great park, great smile.

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  16. i like to thrift jeans just because they are already worn in! i don't however, like butt bling, either! i love your scarf and the photos are beautiful, even the scary storm cloud!

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  17. Converse are so comfortable. Love your new ones!!!

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  18. These photos are so cute, and you look so good! I like this post!
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  19. Gotta love parks! Such a beautiful place for relaxing. I love it when I have a productive day as well.

    I so agree. Finding the perfect fitting jeans is so hard!

    P.S. It's so cool that Harold and Kumar was shot there!

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  20. you're so lucky that you're next to a park! while house shopping ev and I wanted to be close to a specific park but the houses that were in our budget were just too small and sort of run down. Great photos, as always!!

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  21. Nice photos and really cool outfit, you look great, I love your jeans, what a great color and that jacket is wonderful, the perfect touch to the outfit; your bag also rocks, you are really cute! Your blog is awesome by the way and I am a new follower! Hope you will like my blog and follow back!

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  22. Oh my gosh I love this look! It is so laid back and stylish. Totally something I could wear everyday. I also really think you look abso-freakin-lutely amazing! Your workouts are going great for you!! and your new layout! ah!

    That is so nice that you two got a house infront of the park, I love nature too, especially in the fall. :)
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