Date night dilemma

Lance and I had the most perfect date last night: wandering the Central West End in quintessential cozy-autumn weather, dinner at the Drunken Fish, desserts at The Cup, a late-night movie… What could be more romantic? Whatever I’m planning for tonight, of course! Okay, well that’s the idea, anyway… Lance is at the junkyard pulling bolts off old Jeeps– he is so close to … Keep reading…

Messy braids during fancy-schmancy events

I once paid a girl $20 to curl my hair before prom. No updo, just curls. She kind of laughed when I asked her to do it. If you can’t tell, I have spent most of my life totally oblivious on how to deal with my hair. And that sucks. It has just been within recent years I have been able to … Keep reading…

Brisk-weather wardrobe road map

Here is a small story to explain my current state of mind, well-being, sanity, calmness and logic: My boyfriend recently pointed out that, it being midterms and all, I was half done with my last semester. My response was the break into hysterical tears and yell at him. Hm. Okay, Julia.. Way to be that girl. Awesome. Why the craziness? Am I … Keep reading…