Poncho Party

Saturday we hosted a sit-down dinner for a dozen people. Sunday, for understandable reasons, I just wanted to be comfortable. But we needed to leave the house. The struggle. Thankfully, after Thanksgiving I picked up a sale poncho because I care more about coziness than sex appeal at this point. This time of year I’d … Read more

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Mini Dress + Jeans

With the majority of our items still in boxes, I was ecstatic to find an easy mini dress to wear today — and then I stepped outside and realized it was unseasonably cold. No complaints here! Cool weather is the best, and as a new homeowner, it means we can turn the AC off. (Whew!) But I … Read more

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Home for the Holidays | Buffalo Plaid in the Land of Lincoln

There’s no place like home for the holidays… and also during the days following the holidays, which are obviously meant to be spent with old friends who also came to town. Home wins. Hooray for home. In case I’m losing ya here, Lance and I just got back to St. Louis, like two or three … Read more

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Tales of Great Sales: The B1G2 Free Saks Leather Biker Vest

Tight mini-dresses. Baggy layers. Jumpers. Crop tops. Platforms. Plaid. Plaid. Plaid. ALL THE PLAID! I was not the right age to participate in many of the best trends of the 90s; I was the right age, however, to adore the older girls and guys who did, which means it will forever live in my head … Read more

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Throwback Thursday’s Trash or Treasure: The Red Mini-Skirt

In my constant—yet somehow ever-failing—quest for a cleaner apartment, I’ve started boxing up old items to be sold. Hidden in the nooks of our closet and in the bins under our bed, I keep finding piece after piece of high school fashion favorites: band tees, patch-covered hoodies, beaded plastic bracelets. Yeah, back then, those were … Read more

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