Ah, trapeze dresses, how I love thee… I’ve been regularly wearing this silhouette for the past decade. I distinctly remember picking up my first trapeze dress the summer before my senior year of high school: it was (is, actually, I still have it) blue with a dusty teal and grey pattern, and we found it while back-to-school shopping at Old Navy. My … Keep reading…

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It has been raining for days. I love a springtime shower, but I think we’re ready for a break. Excuse me, I know we’re ready — other parts of the state are desperate for some dry weather. I never thought I’d be the one saying it, but come on sunlight! Past the legitimate rain complaints and concerns, I have a few stupid … Keep reading…

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When MySpace was king, I was Julia in Wonderland with the running bio ‘The redhead in the miniskirt.’ I took the tag to AIM and Xanga and LiveJournal and all the other social sites until probably the middle of college when I began swapping my short skirts with stretchy jeans. One by one, my teeny tiny skirts began leaving my wardrobe for … Keep reading…

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Ugh, FINE YOU GUYS. I will try to like spring. I guess. Maybe. Even though I look way better in autumn hues. Anyone else not feeling the colors of the season? I have figured out the trick. If you’re not a pastel or neon loving lady, try pairing bits of these brights with tons and tons of black. Like so much black. Stop … Keep reading…

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I bitch a lot about hot weather because… well, I just bitch a lot. (Half) Kidding. Each of spring and summer’s perks brings along two or more annoyances – it’s a fact.* Pretty outdoor scenery like flowers brings allergies and bugs. Festive outfits come with boob sweat and tops that require strapless bras. Fun outdoor activities bring sunburns and potentially awkward social … Keep reading…

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