Two things happened recently: Shane got a job with fantastic insurance and we got married, which means I have access to that fantastic insurance. On top of the whirlwind of being newlyweds (wee!) it has been a whirlwind of being insured. I am still in the No Cavity Club according to our new dentist, but I’m afraid the old peepers aren’t faring as well as the chompers… I need glasses. Night driving is becoming increasingly more dangerous for both me and others!
I stopped by a new eye glass store in our neighborhood just to kind of look around and ended up having a small emotional breakdown in response to the idea of wearing a single pair of glasses every single day. This is like getting a tattoo! On my face! And no, I didn’t cry in the eye glass store. Thank you.
The thing is, I really like glasses! I wanted them, at least until I put them on. I love accessories and I especially love sunglasses. But regular glasses, it seems, are so much more than just an accessory. I found myself thinking things like, “I’ll have to get a new haircut to match my glasses” and “Can I wear this sweater if I have glasses?” Ridiculous.
I was going to add some pictures of incredibly stylish women in big, beautiful, non-hipstery glasses for both my inspiration and yours, but instead I found this: