This Is What Makes Us Girls


Dreamy magazine tear outs around the house. Roses in the tub for me and no one else. Staying in Sunday nights with popcorn, a movie, and friends with bad boys broken hearts. Too many shoes to fit in the closet. Spending money we don’t have on lingerie we don’t need. Mini skirts even on days that call for boots. Buying ourselves flowers because boys don’t. Staying after hours and drinking for free because we can. Never getting too old for carousels, and walks through lost Paris everyday like it’s our first time. Behaving badly in public places. This is what makes us girls…


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…and crying when things don’t go our way. This is what makes us girls…we all look for heaven but we put love first. See you on facebook, tumblr, and twitter until next time.

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  1. February 20, 2012

    This is such a beautiful (and true) post. BTW, Marie Antonette is my favorite ;)

  2. February 20, 2012

    Thank you for posting this. I’m having some boy problems of my own, so it’s nice to know my fellow girls know how it feels… we always put love first even though we know better! Good luck with your love life and everything else.. xx

  3. February 20, 2012

    Fabulous! I’m glad to know there are other girls out there that are found of Marie Antoinette movie nights! I’ve done it at least 50 times! Love the post :)

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  5. February 20, 2012

    Love the girly girl fluffiness of this post. Makes me smile :)

  6. February 20, 2012

    this post is oh so very lovely<3

  7. February 20, 2012

    lovely post… and so true I guess :) and the song is fabulous!!

  8. sara
    February 20, 2012

    seriously in love with how you put all your feelings into words. Especially the one “Buying ourselves flowers because boys don’t.” and “Never getting too old for carousels”. Guess boys problems will never end for we girls. Anyway, we girls are always good in handling emotion. You did well in putting them into words. cheer up! xoxo

  9. February 20, 2012

    great photos and marie antoinette is most definitely my favorite movie.

  10. February 20, 2012

    Love it. So true.

  11. February 20, 2012

    Honey, your post is so true and you have an incredible gift for writing. I’m sure one day (when you don’t even think it can happen) you will meet a boy who will love you because he’s fit for you. Be sure you are an incredible, brave and beautiful girl (and soul) Haleigh ! Be confident in who you are and never forget that after the winter, there is spring !! Can’t wait to biggggggggg hug you ! Gros bisous ma chérie !! :)

  12. February 20, 2012

    Well, at least you have some great friends! That’s so much more important than having a man… trust me! I have a man now, but all of my friends are back in Oslo and I miss them soooo much. It actually sucks big time to not having anyone to talk to.. blahhh.. would you be my friend? :p

  13. February 20, 2012

    How beautiful the pictures are and the text is so true, I can agree on every part of it! Luckily we girls have each other to do this stuff with :)

  14. February 20, 2012

    btw, i think you would enjoy this first pic lol ;P

  15. February 20, 2012

    Cet article est superbe ma cherie <3

  16. February 20, 2012

    I want a tub of roses too <3 <3 What a poetic life <3

  17. Emilie
    February 20, 2012

    i loved this post…captured quite well how i’ve been feeling lately

  18. Alda
    February 20, 2012

    Love everything about this post! SO True!

  19. February 20, 2012

    Love!! So very true.who needs boys…girls are way better!! xxx

  20. February 21, 2012

    So damn…true…:>

  21. February 21, 2012

    Waw ce post est tout simplement magnifique ! Tes photos sont superbes et bien choisies et la dernière m’a mi le coup fatal lol j’adore cette scène et ce film est l’un de mes préférés! Je vais voir la suite de ton blog tout de suite !

    Xxx Lizzie

  22. February 21, 2012

    I love this post! My favorite thing I do to pamper myself is take long, luxurious, baths. Your photos are to die for!

  23. February 21, 2012

    Perfect, perfect, perfect.

  24. February 22, 2012

    What a beautiful post…..

  25. February 22, 2012

    OH MY GOODNESS. I am obsessed with your blog. it’s soo uberly Darling & Divine such a fun and glamorous vibe here … I love the collage up top.. I am a collage fanatic. That bath looks Amazing, Marie Antoinette is one of fave Sofia Coppola films & I am so enamored with Lana Del Rey. Everything here is marvelous!!!!!
    Darling Bonnie

  26. February 22, 2012

    This is a really fun post! Just what I needed to read this morning, thank you!

  27. February 22, 2012

    Beautiful posts! As usual your photos are stunning, especially those in the tub… Just beautiful!


  28. February 22, 2012

    One of your best writings I think. I loved it and went straight to my heart. I’m a bit down right now but this made me think I can cry as much as I want if it will make me feel better after. xoxo

  29. February 24, 2012

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