“We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” ~ E.M. Forester

Such an amazing quote. So true. So so so true, it’s not even funny. The goal is to really just let go… let go of what you think life should be… let go of expectations… just let go and let life unfold as it will

LA native & lifestyle blogger Maegan Tintari writes daily at sharing beauty & style secrets, including fashion DIYs, how-to nail art manicures, hair tutorials, recipes & home decorating ideas, as well as a look into her personal life, her journey & battle with infertility & recent relocation to the mountains by a lake in search of a better life with her adorable French Bulldog brothers, Trevor and Randy.


  • Girl Japan: April Marie

    November 2, 2009 |

    I like the idea behind the sentiment… but it is not an easy one to follow…

  • my so called fab kelly

    November 2, 2009 |

    i agree with April Marie…its so true but so hard. You will find that strength as hard as it may be who knows what will come from it! xoxo

  • Closet Cravings

    November 2, 2009 |

    I love that quote. It is good advice that is hard to follow though. =)

  • JP

    November 2, 2009 |

    The quote is great, but that photo? Wow.


  • pilar

    November 2, 2009 |

    Happy Birthday Megan, besos from Barcelona Spain

  • Morgan

    November 2, 2009 |

    I try to live by this motto – not easy but necessary. Happy Monday!

  • Becky McCord

    November 2, 2009 |

    Love the quote and the photo. I’m totally feelin it.

  • Jacqueline

    November 2, 2009 |

    I love the quote.

  • bananas.

    November 2, 2009 |

    i love this quote! stop planning and just live. YES! and that picture is the shit.

    happy monday maegan!

  • Ela

    November 2, 2009 |

    It’s so hard when the life you plan in your head is just so darn good…sigh. But sometimes what’s waiting is even better.

  • "R"

    November 2, 2009 |

    Thank you for posting this. This quote is so relevant to my life right now.

  • Francesca

    November 2, 2009 |

    i love ur blog!! that quote is awesome.

    Francesca <-- two girls living in nyc and chicago blogging all things fashion!

  • Kristin

    November 2, 2009 |

    So hard to do sometimes!

  • Pretty Little World

    November 2, 2009 |

    So true… am trying to work on this!

  • ...Seyma...

    November 2, 2009 |

    that’s totally right!!

  • Blair

    November 2, 2009 |

    You are truly the DIY fashion queen! Love the chain.

  • Iva

    November 3, 2009 |

    such a great quote!! {amazing image}….not always the easiest thing to follow through on… I think everything falls into place 🙂

    {I hope you are ok!!!}

  • Kelly

    November 3, 2009 |

    Love this quote. So true, but so scary.

  • Lyndsy

    November 5, 2009 |

    A quote I live my life by daily 🙂 Love the picture!

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