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Long time, no type.

You guys. Has it seriously been a full YEAR since I've typed up a blog post on here? That is both depressing and encouraging. Depressing--because I feel like I have forgotten about my first "child" my Holly in Heels blog. Encouraging--because it means that I have been suuuper busy with other fun and creative projects, like my continued PR and media copywriting, contributions to Coyote + Oak magazine out of San Luis Obispo, as well as Locale Magazine's newest San Francisco addition.

I have to admit that while these other (paying) jobs keep me busy and on my toes, I do stop and think about my former life as a fashion and lifestyle blogger, and how I miss the creative outlet. To be able to write about whatever topic I choose is certainly a gift.

Writing is also therapeutic for me--this blog is like a friend. Like the kind you can call up anytime, talk about the deep stuff and then mention this new conditioner you tried...and then switch back to the meaning of life. Well, not that I ever blog about the meaning of life here, but you know what I mean. The serious with the superficial. That is the money spot.

What has truly been keeping me from blogging more regularly, I have uncovered, is finding my identity (here comes the serious, watch out). In my former life before having children, I wore high heels to work every darn day. I had a creative job in marketing, and a shoe closet dedicated to my colorful high heel collection. Once I had Hazel, my freelance writing career kicked into gear, and I traded in my heels for hi-tops.

No joke, it was sort of ridiculous for me to have a collection of heels when all I wanted to be was comfy!

Don't get me wrong--I still love heels. Always will. But I have actually evolved to the 30-something who has a closet chock full o' suede slingbacks, stylish sandals, pointed-toe flats, a wide collection of Vans old skools, and half a dozen pairs of Birkenstocks in all shades of primary colors and metallics. I have my go-to heels for date night and particular meetings when I play dress up (or so it feels), but my every day has changed quite a bit since I started Holly in Heels.

And it leaves me to wonder--has this happened to you? Have you evolved in your style or your interests after a big change in your family or life has occurred?

So where is this all going for moi? The answer: I'm not quite sure--but several people in my inner circle have been encouraging me to start up my blog again, and find my new voice. I'm excited about the challenge and hope you will follow along with me.

Until then!
xoxo,
holly in heels

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