I would like to thank the delicious cocktail known as the Mai Tai for my new zebra-print midi circle skirt. While it didn’t pay for said attire—I just got chills thinking about how fantastic life would be if cocktails I had just finished drinking paid for all of my new clothing—it left me, errr, cheerful enough to pick up a $70+ skirt. But here’s the … Keep reading…

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This heat-and-humidity combo ruins so many things: lipstick, chocolate, hairstyles, patio dining, outdoor attractions…St. Louis summers (and late springs) are sweltering and sticky, and it’s killing all of my favorite outfits. The thing I miss most when the weather warms up is layering. (And boots, but you know that already.) There’s no need for me to reiterate my love for mixing patterns and … Keep reading…

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You know how exciting ‘happy’ mail is? Mail that isn’t asking you to pay something, or reminding you that you didn’t pay something, or asking you to join some sort of group? An unexpected box of cosmetic goodies is really, really happy mail—especially when they are (miraculously) colors you’d actually wear. Through the Influenster program, Mary Kay sent me a box of … Keep reading…

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Let your Disney-freak flag fly, you Donalds and Daisys! You’ll find no judgement here, Disney-loving adults—I love Disney world, Disney characters, Disney movies, Disney-themed snacks… It’s a stigma worse than being a cat lady, and I could not care less. I know what makes me smile, and I refuse to ignore it. In the same boat—or should I say, steamboat? Bad joke alert!—as … Keep reading…

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