4/14/11

Balancing Act

(Dress and Belt- I Heart Ronson @ Jc Penny's, Denim Blazer- Nordy's BP,  Shoes- Nine west @ the Rack, 
Bracelet and sunnies- F21)

I bought these shoes at the end of last summer. When I tried them on at The Rack I fell in love. I loved the color, the height, the comfort was just okay (I can usually get past that part). I guess I never realize how difficult they were to walk in, until I tried my turn at the concrete balance beam.

I was once a gymnast, and figured my skills would come right back..muscle memory, if you will. Then, as I rushed to step up on the platform as my timer light was blinking, a memory came flashing back. The time I fell while straddling the balance beam. Now, if you're a guy reading this... you probably don't have much sympathy, for you have probably injured your manly parts in many unthinkable ways. But please understand: It Still Hurts. Anyway...

I took two pictures before the fear of falling and breaking off my ankle overwhelmed. Don't get me wrong, I'm not afraid of heights. I rock climb with the best of em! (Maybe not the best, but I can hold my own). I just don't do it in heels. The height plus the added height plus the rocky terrain below= recipe for skinned knees. Although I do enjoy a good scar, I figure I have accumulated enough per square inch of skin.

Can you say...rambling? wow. Okay brain, get on track.

It was SO windy out when I took these photos. So windy that it knocked my camera over and made me look like I have a mullet. I promise I don't, but would you still follow if I did?






16 comments:

Stephanie and Such said...

these pics are great!
I need to learn to work my self timer soon!
Because you are great! By the way, thank you so much for the little blogging help :)

PorkStar said...

The pictures are great. And sorry but I LMFAO at the part where you mentioned you fell and hurt. There.

Ouch, lots of sympathy, I promise, but lol too...

Sorry, ill go now. : )

jillian :: cornflake dreams. said...

beee careful! love the shoes and that dress! xoxo jcd :: cornflake dreams

Lillies and Lace said...

i loooove your outfit! those shoes, are especially awesome. i can't wait to start wearing springy/summery stuff!

ronan said...

i love the dress! looks amazing on you :) ronan xxx

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Jenni @ Story of My Life said...

Those shoes are fabulous!! Super cute outfit girl!!

Ruby Girl said...

cuuuute blog! i seriously can't get enough of those shoes. and the striped dress? so perfectly springy. <3 EverRubyGirl.blogspot.com

Hannah said...

I'd still follow even if you had a mullet! Haha you would probably start the mullet trend :)

Your shoes are to die for!

xox

Bella said...

I love whole the outfit but I love that shoes the most!! You look amazing! :)

http://bellasstyle.blogspot.com

Serena said...

You are so pretty! I love your outfit! Especially the shoes <3
xo xo from Belgium
Serena

GIRL AND CLOSET said...

Love this dress! The stripes are adorable and it's so well paired with the belt + denim jacket. And the wedges? Eeee, so heavenly! Lovely find. xx veronika

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