3.20.2011

On Living Life...


I would rather be a superb meteor,
every atom of me in magnificent glow,
than a sleepy and permanent planet.
The function of man is to live,
not to exist.
I shall not waste my days trying to prolong them.
I shall use my time. 
-Jack London









34 comments:

Meri said...

I love these- fun shoot! The bridge is my favorite. You guys are so cute :_

Jeannie said...

Ashley, I love this post. That dress is beautiful, the setting is perfect and Hudson is adorable. I also like your hair. Pefect!

Rachel said...

love that quote. and you are always so pretty and stylish!

Diana Smith said...

how fun! You look absolutely gorgeous in your dress!! You just seem to always look so perfect and pretty!!

Chelsea Lane said...

you are sooo glam Ashley! this little shoot with hudson is so adorable :)

xoxo

Raven said...

Ok Miss Beautiful, what is your secret. You must share. And Hudson? He just might become THEE next ladies man. :)

Kristen said...

Love that dress on you, hot mama! And little Hudson - yay! I really can't get enough Hudson in my life.

Thanks for sharing that quote. It's so good I should put it on my wall so I can read it everyday!

Gwiddle said...

You are so freaking beautiful! xoxo Oh and your little boy is pretty handsome himself<3 I hope you had a lovely weekend!

Amy said...

You are so pretty! I absolutely love your dress! Where'd you get it? Hudson is as adorable as he can be!

Ashley said...

You are too pretty for words! I love that dress. Beautiful quote, it suits you perfectly! XO

Ollie Things Beautiful said...

Love this quote. Your new header/background is SO fun and pretty!! You look amazing as always :) xx-Jackie

Alessandra said...

Gorgeous photos, gorgeous you! Where were you off in that stunning dress? Hudson looks adorable.

Cindy P said...
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Cindy P said...

I love the picture of you and Hudson on the bridge with the light shining on you guys. So gorgeous! Seems like such a fun day.

Also, I love that dress!

HettyA said...

You look so beautiful! It's so true, more people need to realize we are here to live our lives to the fullest!

I'm a little tea pot said...

Cute and fun pictures. You look beautiful and you have little man decked out in some more cool stuff. Great poem.

LOVE YOU!!!

Janette said...

BBBBEAAAUTIFULLLLL! I should really get more original with my comments on your posts...But seriously...I come here...and can't utter much more...Simply stunning!

Eva Marie said...

I love the one of you and Hudson with the graffiti - stunning mama!

The function of a man is to live.. not exist.. - I love this! We essentially already "exist" now we HAVE to LIVE! I shall use my time - something I feel like I need to go MORE often..

Courtney B said...

Girl!! I love that dress!
And I love this post! :)

Victoria / Justice Pirate said...

glamorous mama arrives again!! Very beautiful!!

Renée said...

oh pretty dress!

Lynn {hearted girl} said...

that quote is something special! thanks for sharing, never heard it before and adore it's sentiments. i can tell you live your life this way and how blessed sweet Hudson is to have a momma that is so in touch with spirit to guide him through and beyond what seems an incapable thing at 1st.

ummm, and geesh lades, way to knock my socks off and then some. if i was Will, i'd be anticipating some major alone time with a beauty like you! wowzah!!!!!!!!

thanks also for the raddest comment the other day. and heck ya, i love your new designs. it's fun to change it up sometimes and see how you like it...totally goes with the quotes meaning too. you are a very, very superb meteor. xo ♥

Virginie's Cinema said...

Ashley I love these urban pics! You look AMAZING and always always have such inspiring posts. Hudson is one lucky little boy to have a mother like you!

ps: I can't believe you are in a Summer dress and I'm still snowshoeing!!!

Virginie

~ Kelly Ann ♥ said...

Love your new blogger header- so darn cute!!!!
You look amazing as always in your pic w/ Hudson-- love the bridge pics
my fav you have your back turned and your little boy is looking at the camera- so darn cute.

Kelly

misc.alaina said...

Amazing photos!!!

Kirsty said...

Stunning photos! These are gorgeous!

Tatiana said...

Those pics are gorgeous! I love your blog! And you are so beautiful!

stephanie said...

Ashley, thanks for posting this poem - it is really beautiful and so true! And obviously you and Hudson are stinkin' adorable - love that dress muchhh!

Brooke said...

you two take such cute photos and i love the new look of the blog!

Sarah said...

I love how you had mini braids on your hair! You look gorgeous, Ashley! x

Shalyn said...

Love the quote, love the photos. LOVE YOU! You look gorgeous and your blog looks great as well!

Liz said...

You look fantastic! Love the dress! Is it navy?

christa morris said...

girl, you are absolutely beautiful!
and that dress. so gorgeous! you give me hope that i may be a stylish momma one day!

Cara-Mia said...

You are gorgeous! That dress is so nice. Wish I wasn't ridiculously short so I could wear maxi dresses, too. They're so chic.