LADIES. If I have learned one thing by the ripe old age of 26, it’s that no matter what number the tag in your jeans tells you you are, swimsuit shopping is. the. PITS. You feel me? You do. I know you (probably) do. Yesterday was National Bikini Day, a holiday not wasted on me. … Continue reading Swimsuits 2018
I promised a series on “Office Outfitting” once upon a time and got so far as week one before backburnering the idea for a year and a half and crushing oh so many hopes and dreams. Because I just know you all totally noticed, and totally care, and have been totally devastated. I’ll take a … Continue reading Office Outfitting 02: the utility blouse
Alternate Post Titles: A day in the life of a girl who doesn't have a handle on hair & humidity, yet. How to feel like a recycled tablecloth in the very best way. A Tale of Two Bargains When I plucked it from the rack, this top felt edgy & trendy with a follow the yellow … Continue reading Gingham & Girlfriend Jeans
My mother-in-law is the kind of woman who just gives you things. It's fantastic. (Note: I hate calling her my mother-in-law. Let's call her my friend Michelle.She's been my friend Michelle much longer.) My friend Michelle is acutely in tune with her personal style and what fits her body type and image, and has a serious knack … Continue reading The gift that made me cancel Birchbox
I unsubscribed from job alerts this week. It was the most freeing click of a button I've maybe ever experienced. Being the Robin that I am, a small (large) part of me was particularly excited by this turn of employment events because it meant dusting off my pumps and slacks from their 4 month hiatus … Continue reading Office Outfitting: week one edition
To some of you, "Casual Friday" may conjure images of one particularly campy season-five scene at Dunder Mifflin (da****, Meredith!). (I’ll spare the rest of the scene in the unfortunate event you haven’t seen The Office –in which case, quit reading now and go do that instead.) To others, today is simply “praise Jesus, it’s jeans-and-go … Continue reading Casual Friday 01
Cotton jumpsuits were made for sunny days. They're the "I'm basically wearing pajamas all day" easy vibe you get with dresses -only better by not having to worry about crossing your legs like a lady any particular which way. The pinnacle of fashionable comfort. Jumpsuit | H&M (Sold out online, apparently. Still in-store, I swear.) Sunnies | Tory Burch … Continue reading Jumpsuits, Pineapples, Pineapple Jumpsuits
Really, the time to start a blog would have been about 10 months ago. When I tell you why, though, you’ll understand why it never happened, (and why the stories from that time were probably gold). The last half of 2013 I was finishing my bachelor’s degree with a 17-hour course load, working in marketing … Continue reading Home Sweet …How did I get here?