1 August 2014

{scenes from central park, 2} via chevrons & éclairs
{scenes from central park, 2} via chevrons & éclairs
{scenes from central park, 2} via chevrons & éclairs
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{scenes from central park, 3} via chevrons & éclairs
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celebrate the little victories in life

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♫♪ George Ezra – Budapest

I’m excited for this weekend. We have a family friends’ son’s wedding, which if you know from previous posts, are multiple days long. I’m getting together with childhood friends I have not seen in years. Yes, years. So it’s going to be a grand reunion. The festivities started on Wednesday and go well into the weekend. Then once things are wrapped up, I’m moving!

Lots of exciting things, change of pace, and old friends. Who can ask for a better way to spend the last few days of a chapter that is writing itself to complete? I’ve been a bit insecure and bitter about the pending changes, but I started making plans for the first weekend in my new city. I may be getting ahead of myself, but it’s the little things that make me happy.

After a long chat with one of my friends recently, I decided that looking at the final picture, the final line, the completion of a goal is too much. It’s better to celebrate the little victories. I’m going to take each day as a massive stepping stone into the next and going to try to be cognizant of all that I’ve done that day. Be proud of myself. Be excited for what’s to come the next day. We plant a garden because we believe in tomorrow, I think that’s how the Audrey Hepburn quote goes?

So celebrate the littlest of achievements, the slightest smile, the most precious summer raindrops, every. little. thing. And with that said, it’s time for me to prepare for today’s wedding activities. Be sure to follow along on Instagram to get a peek of the Indian wedding. Hope you, wherever you are, have the most beautiful of weekends ahead. xo, S.

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{photographs of central park, nyc}

  • Lots of wonderful things for you these days, so no worries at all!
    Good luck with everything, have fun and please share wedding pictures! 😀


  • These photos are just SO pretty!!

  • Absolutely! Love the ideal behind this. Hope you have a wonderful time at the wedding, I’ve just discovered your blog and I adore it!

    x Michelle | thefeatherden.net

    • Thank you so much, Michelle! I’m glad you’re part of the c&é family now 🙂 Will take a look at yours later this week… lots of big things happening this week, so stay tuned! x

  • Katherine Byrnes

    Thanks for the links. Definitely there is a journey with anywhere we live. But for me, my journey will start and end in NYC….one of the best places in the world.

    • It’s one of the best places to start and end a journey! I hope you’re liking my photos of NYC the past few weekend notes 🙂 x