39 Fall Outfits & New Fitness Challenge

Hi friend! I hope you’re having a great week! Ours is off to a great start. We got my daughter’s Halloween costume and we have my son’s football game tomorrow.

New Fitness Challenge

I decided (rather impulsively) to run the half marathon again this year. The race is October 29, so that doesn’t give me much time to train, but I’m committed.

I finished my 10K steps a day challenge and wanted a new fitness goal to focus on for the next couple months. In November, I’ll be going on a cruise to Mexico to celebrate my dear friend Marianna’s 40th birthday, so hopefully, this helps tighten things up. I tend to eat better when I’m exercising regularly, so it’s a win/win.

Rhonda (aka Cookie Queen) helped design my training plan (she’s a runner) and I’m running 4 days a week, mostly 3-4 miles with increasingly long runs once a week. I think my longest run will be 10 miles a week and a half before race day.

I ran this race last year and finished in 2 hours and 22 minutes. I’m just proud that I completed it and that I didn’t stop to walk – I was afraid if I did, I wouldn’t start running again! That’s my goal again this year – just run the whole thing.

This year, my little brother Austin, agreed to run with me! I’m sooo excited for that! He’s 12 years younger than me and works out every morning before work, but is just starting to run. I’m thankful that we have each other to support and check in on.

And, as soon as I mentioned doing the half marathon again, my very sweet boyfriend Elliott said he’d be there. I told him that would be awesome because, last time, I was all alone. “Not this time.” He’s really the best.

39 Fall Outfits

All this running is making long for cooler temps and I have a whole month’s worth to share with you! I broke it down into sections like blue jeans outfits, black jeans outfits, pants outfits, jumpsuits, skirts/dresses, and athleisure. Plus, my favorite new jacket that will go with everything!

I hope this gives you some inspiration for your own Fall wardrobe!

Blue Jeans Outfits

Striped Top, Jeans, Heels, belt, Walmart

TopJeans “Valencia” • BeltHeels

Patchwork Striped Button Down Blouse, Jeans, Heels


Collard Sweater with Buttons, Distressed Jeans, Booties, Bag


Embroidered Top, Jeans, wedges

Top • Dark Wash JeansWedgesBelt

Floral Blouse, Jeans, Heels, Woven Bag


Collard Cream Colored Sweater, 312 Jeans, Booties, Woven Tote, Circle Belt


Plaid Top, Jeans, Heels

TopJeans “Valencia” • BeltHeels

Ribbed Olive Green Henley Tee, Jeans, Wedges


Floral Top with Puff Sleeves, Jeans, Heels, Belt, Woven Bag


Wine Color Pullover Waffle Knit, Jeans, Booties, Quilted Crossbody


Pointelle Sweater Cardigan, Jeans, Heels, Crossbody

SweaterJeans “Valencia” • BeltHeelsCrossbody

Black Jeans Outfits

PulloverJeansSimilar BootiesCrossbody

Gray Pullover, Black Denim Jeans, Sneakers


Cropped Sweater, Jeans, Mules,  Woven Tote

SweaterJeansMulesWoven Tote

Fall Pants Outfits

Striped Blouse & paperbag waist pants, Heels


Wrap Sweater, Leather Pants, Heels


Top • PantsSandals

Criss Cross Twist Top, Wide Leg Pants


Polka Dot Blouse, Dress Pants, Belt, heels


Fall Jumpsuits

Jumpsuit , Sandals


Button Down Jumpsuit


Puff Sleeve Jumpsuit Black


Fall Dresses

Ikat Long Sleeve Dress, Sandals


Orange Maxi Dress, Sandals, Crossbody


Button Down Shirt Dress, Wedges


Denim Dress, Booties


Floral Midi Dress, Heels


Knit Midi Dress


Orange Sweater Midi Dress


Purple mini Dress, Heels


Floral Maxi Dress, Nude Sandals, Crossbody


Polka Dot Mini Dress, Clear Heels


Fall Skirt Outfits

Bodysuit, Satin Skirt, Crossbody


Blue Two Piece Silk Dress


Fall Activewear & Athleisure Outfits

Sweatshirt, Leggings, Sneakers


Pullover, Leggings, Sneakers


Pullover, Leggings, Sneakers


Gray Pullover, Leggings, Sneakers


Fall Jacket

Bodysuit, Satin Skirt, Crossbody, Sweater Jacket


If you have any questions about the half marathon, let me know! I’m happy to answer in the comments. And, you can follow along on Instagram Stories where I’m updating the journey along the way.

Have a fantastic day friend!

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Meet Megan

Hi! I’m Megan, mom to a thoughtful teenager and spunky young girl. We call Houston home and recently moved into our dream home. I traded my lawyer hat to become a full-time blogger in 2010. I love sharing my passion for affordable fashion, home decor, organization, & fitness to help inspire you to take care of you!


  1. Hi Megan! Just want to say that I LOVE your style. I follow three other blogs and yours is by far my favorite. You have such great taste in clothes and in how you style them. Also love the accesories.

    Have a great Tuesday!

    1. Hey, love your outfits. However, many of y’all that show clothes keep saying that under the bust is the smallest part on a woman’s body and that’s not always true. My ribs stick out and I’m not a big person (5’1.5″ tall 112 lbs). So maybe say, under the bust is the smallest part for some women, instead?

  2. Really like your new haircut and how versatile it is. It’s great as a blow out and also when it’s curled like when you’re wearing the orange dress by the front door and welcome mats. How do you curl it like that? Do you have a post I can look at? Also good luck on the 1/2 marathon!! Hope you have cool weather or an early morning start time.

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