Have A Great Last Weekend In April!

Just a few links that caught my eye this week, plus a few things I’ve been watching and reading. BEYONCE, Y’ALL. I don’t need to say much more! The album = LOVE. Nothing lifts my spirits sometimes like a hilarious Thai commercial. If your camera was literally a cameraman: Don’t Miss These 12 Must-See Skywatching […]

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A Multiple-Item Everlane Review!

I was so out of the fashion game during my pregnancy that it took a Facebook ad to get Everlane on my radar. But those quasi-Scandinavian minimal-cool photos and styling caught my eye and tapped into my yearning for some well-made basics. I was never a “normcore” person — I love classics but I also […]

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Have A Purple-Centric Weekend

College basketball players have a dance craze starring a song from 20 year ago. I was having a horrible, horrible morning one day last week. But then my own boo showed me this new ‘dance craze’ and for some reason it cracked me up! [sbnation.com] What Your Favorite Pizza Topping Says About Your Personality. My […]

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Sweatshirts: Legit Wardrobe All-Stars!

I’m not sure how I quite became a sweatshirt person. Maybe it started when fashion girl alphas like Phoebe Philo and Isabel Marant made wearing them a legit style thing. When I lived in NYC, I would see Chan Marshall of Cat Power wearing a basic grey sweatshirt with jeans and her perfect long hair […]

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Happy Super-Fun Friday!

Just some little things for the weekend! The title says it all: “The Largest Ever Analysis of Film Dialogue By Gender: 2,000 Scrips, 25,000 Actors, 4 Million Lines.” The result of all this data parsing? By and large, Hollywood sells women short. [Polygraph] I read this eagerly, mostly because this reflects some of my ‘life […]

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How To Define A #GoodEnough Life, Fight Perfectionism And Exist In The Beautiful Bliss Of Freedom

I’ve been thinking a lot since I wrote about my personal ‘something more syndrome‘ and my efforts to fight off feeling overwhelmed. More importantly, I’ve been taking a few steps: being rigorous about keeping my to-do list pared down and realistic, communicating my personal boundaries and keeping more “white space” in my schedule. Things have […]

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A Crush On Coral

Lately I’ve been trying to be more attuned to ‘micro-emotions’ — you know, those twinges of feelings that bubble up throughout a day, only to be pushed away because we’re busy checking our phones, driving (but not checking our phones at the same time!), trying to get the next item on our to-do list, trying […]

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