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Stealing a Little Sunshine

"Sunny Days, Everybody Loves Them..."  It's all about perspective; the perfect day can make everything in life seem better.  Take that quote for instance, it's from the New Edition Song, "Can You Stand the Rain", typically a somber introspect, however, I decided to flip it and use it to inspire some fashion gold!!
       

      

If the color yellow doesn't inspire some greatness in you, I truly believe Hades should be your new vacation destination of choice, as a matter of fact, go ahead and take up permanent residency!!  For goodness sakes, it's the color God chose to make Sunshine, the single most important element to life on this planet. 

GET OVER YOURSELF QUICKLY BEFORE THE REST OF THE WORLD DOES!!

Wearing just one piece of golden goodness has the potential to improve even the sallowest of moods, and immediately helping others to see you differently.  The color can be found everywhere from full on jumpsuits for brave hearts to a simple cardigan for our more modest mavens.  It can even satisfy our inner diva by manifesting itself in the perfect ankle length denim cigarette pants to pair with our favorite animal print pieces.

     


     
     


For those of us who feel like they can't pull the color off in the physical in any capacity, think outside the box.  Smell is one our most powerful and engaging senses.  It has the ability to take us places in our minds we haven't been since childhood, and remind us of our safe havens.  Make an edition to your mind palace and spray on a scent that reflects the color.  Even just SEEING sunshine yellow in something pretty and shiny daily can make your day better(and it doesn't hurt if that perfume happens to be one of the most delicious smells your nose has ever come across either!).

    

The moral of the story is to take your cues from The ultimate source of warmth and light, The Sun.  There is most certainly therapeutic elements in that big, bright, beacon of energy.  Brighten up your life!!

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