Weekly Wrap-Up: Falling Into Autumn

As the weather turns cool, and the leaves turn rich, my world becomes quiet.serene.contemplative. Now is the time of melancholy, where I reflect and reminiscence in the moments of the past year, while preparing for the following to come. My mood mirrors that of the elements that so characterize this season; calm and reserved in demeanor with a crisp air about it.

Autumn is my favorite season, it is a time of serenity where I feel most in my place. Where there is a stillness about it, as if we can take things step by step for a change, not always in a rush.

And the colors are beautiful, nature painting the treetops lush colors of ruby red, toasted brown, spiced orange, and vibrant yellows. They stand out streaked across the grayed backdrop.

While summer may be full of carefree laughter and play, fall is the time of truly finding myself. At summer’s end, I’m already welcoming in a new breath.

Favorite D&S blog posts of this month…

10 Wardrobe Essentials Every Woman Should Own

A Night For Green Beauty: My Picks + Inside Scoop
Green Beauty Scene: New Releases #2

Think Again: First Impressions
Weekly Wrap-Up: Forgiveness
LA-Bound: The Journey
LA-Bound: The Happiest Place On Earth

 Favorite blog posts by others of this month…


Photo Courtesy: Genuine Glow

Shirley Pinkston Did My Makeup @ Nephriticus
Products That I Have Repurchased Multiple Times @ Genuine Glow
Green Beauty News #9 @ Ana Goes Green


Photo Courtesy: Life in Blush

A Blog Story, Part 1 @ Victoria McGinley Studio + Blog
Thursday’s Thoughts (58) @ Life in Blush
What Happens When You Follow Your Dreams @ World of Wanderlust
Blogs Are Like TV Series @ The Style Scrapbook
What it feels like to be the last generation to remember life before the internet @ Quartz


Photo Courtesy: Damsel in Dior

Signature Style @ Damsel in Dior
Office :: Industrial Creative Space @ Wendy’s Lookbook
LA Covered @ The Blonde Salad
Burning Bridges @ The Style Scrapbook
What to do in Munich When You Miss Your Flight. @ Song of Style


Photo Courtesy: A Beautiful Mess

12 Guilt-Free Desserts @ A Beautiful Mess
Tomato Toast + Basil Cream Cheese @ A Beautiful Mess
A Balanced Cleanse for the Body and Soul with Joulebody @ Plein Vanity


Photo Courtesy: Seed to Serum

Checking In: Post 108 Days of Yoga @ Seed to Serum
6 Tips That Prove Meditation Is Way Easier Than You Think @ SELF
80 Reasons To Exercise @ Eating Bird Food


Photo Courtesy: World of Wanderlust

9 Travel Hacks To Make Your Life Easier @ World of Wanderlust
 All Women Should Travel Solo Once In Their Lives @ World of Wanderlust


Photo Courtesy: Medium

Emma’s 5 Secrets To Success @ A Beautiful Mess
11 Career Tips From Fashion’s Most Successful Women @ Who What Wear
Biz Ladies Profile: Elsie Larson And Emma Chapman Of A Beautiful Mess @ Design Sponge
Crucial Interview Advice We’ve Never Heard Before @ Who What Wear
6 Reasons Getting Up Early Could Make You More Successful @ Business Insider
Biz Ladies: Top 10 Things I Learned from The Female Business Leaders of Tomorrow @ Design Sponge
I’ve been blogging for 8 freaking years. @ Medium


Photo Courtesy: A Beautiful Mess

20 Photography Tips and Tricks @ A Beautiful Mess
What’s Up With That: Why It’s So Hard to Catch Your Own Typos @ Wired

Favorite pins of this month…


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