Winter is over. Boot weather will soon be a distant thing of the past. It’s damn near time to lose the tights. The humidity will soon return. I might as well crawl under a rock and hide in the shade until September. Booooo, spring. I could sulk about warm weather all day, but Macey of MHK in STL made me snap out of it. … Keep reading…

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I’ve reached an interesting new point in stress, where if I could wear a cable-knit cocoon nonstop, I would. Without hesitation, I would crawl into my fuzzy cocoon and stumble about my life like some parade entertainment or a Nick Cave sculpture. My hair would be in an unwashed braid, my eyes would be free of the ever-annoying mascara, and my feet … Keep reading…

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Rad people? Check. Extra snacks? Check. A ridiculous amount of noisemakers and silly hats? Check. … Blue margaritas that somehow ended up in wine glasses? You know it. I hope your New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day were as fun as ours! Hooray for 2015!

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With its Champagne toasts and confetti poppers, there is no glitzier holiday than New Year’s Eve. My annual craving for a glamorous frock is entirely logical; but, since I’d like to start 2015 with some money, I simply can’t buy a NYE dress that costs what I make in a week. Each year, I hunt through bargain bins and sale racks to find … Keep reading…

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The holidays quite literally sparkle. And while I play perpetual cynic on a variety of occasions, the holidays are no mocking matter for me. Whether it is the shiny ribbon on the outside of a perfectly-wrapped present or the glisten of just-fallen snow, this time of year comes with a definite (practically blinding) shine, and I love every glitter-covered moment. It only … Keep reading…

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