What peculiar weather we’re having… One day, we’re in the middle of a god-awful polar vortex, and practically the next it is 50-some degrees and breezy. Thanks for your always logical weather patterns, Midwest; I’m glad to know you’re consistently inconsistent. On the plus side, January temperatures like this create the perfect time to wear non-warming cold-weather hats, such as the felt … Keep reading…

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I’m not a puffy coat kind of gal. More often than not, they look like you’re wrapped up in a sleeping bag—which actually sounds fantastic, but looks a little less chic. So winter after winter, I’ve survived in leather jackets or layered knits or polished trenches. And then I woke up and it was colder than the average cold, and my little … Keep reading…

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I could have spent my January 1st cleaning, exercising, creating a budget, or doing any of the other dozen things I’d like to master in 2014. Did I? HA. Absolutely not. Instead, I spent my day at Saks Fifth Avenue, perusing the racks and designing my dream outfit, and I feel safe saying it was the right choice. Through the new Saks 5 … Keep reading…

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Happy New Year, lovelies. Here’s hoping you had a fantastic and safe evening… and early morning, if you’re any fun. We spent the holiday at our last-minute party, which wasn’t at all last-minute in design but extremely in execution. Journalism is one of those jobs that can’t pause during the holidays, but lots of other, related things (sources I can’t reach because … Keep reading…

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♪♫♪ I’m… Dreaming… Of more free… Droid apps… Just like the apps I’ve always loved… These Android apps are perfect for me… May all your Android apps… Be free. ♪♫♪ It’s no secret that Apple products and I don’t really get along. It’s phenomenal technology, don’t get me wrong, but I walked away from an iPhone several years ago when I found out you … Keep reading…

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