Like countless others, I am on the Clinique Black Honey bandwagon. It is such a flattering shade. For years, I’ve been buying it at Sephora and waiting to earn enough points for one tiny sample. Then I remembered that department store beauty counters do gifts with purchase and now my lipstick earns me a whole bag of goodies. Sorry, Sephora. Beauty lovers, … Keep reading…

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It’s that special time of year again, loves: Anthro is doing a sale on sale. Say buh-bye to your budgets. I recently spotted this mega floral midi in the Anthropologie sale room and fell in love with the print and dramatic sleeves. It came with a lovely slip, but it created a straight neckline which I thought was too boxy on my … Keep reading…

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I never wore a ring before I was married—or at least not consistently. There was a brief period when I wore the bearing cover from my high school boyfriend’s skateboard on my thumb, but the relationship was on again/off again, so the ring followed suit. When I got my engagement ring it felt so uncomfortable. I kept poking myself with it. It … Keep reading…

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Working for yourself has some serious perks. You determine your hours. You select why type of work you’ll do. And since you aren’t leaving the house, you don’t have to suit up for the office. That might be my favorite one. Most days, I’m wearing athleisure apparel or jeans and a tee. While I adore showing my more exciting looks on this … Keep reading…

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Beige has such a bad reputation. Like ill-fitting khakis and cookie-cutter McMansions, beige is known for being so… boring. But beige is also the color of chai and cider and cinnamon rolls! (Can you tell I’m hungry?) Every autumn I pull out my beige oversized cardigan and my beige thigh-high socks and fall back in love with the color. Shop a few … Keep reading…

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