I’m told I need to try new things. I have been ordering the same sandwich from Subway since 1995. I have been wearing slouchy black boots as my go-to shoe since 2001, and would wear the same pair I had then if I didn’t annually wear a pair out. One of my current sleepshirts is a tee they gave me in preschool … Keep reading…

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It was like being there when they pack up the circus. Over the weekend, Lance and I went to the mall— we both need new shoes, and it was tax-free weekend. We thought about catching a movie, but none sounded good to me. We contemplated the dog park, but it was so humid and buggy. We were going to play black-light miniature … Keep reading…

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West Elm recently invited me to preview their new Missouri store. That’s right, Midwesterners– interior design powerhouse West Elm has opened its first Missouri store at the Saint Louis Galleria, a.k.a. the most conveniently located mall in the city, a.k.a. the only one I don’t find daunting to visit. And guess what? It was a loft-living, mid-century-modern-loving, interior-design-junkie’s dream. Check out a … Keep reading…

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Nordstrom invited me to preview their Anniversary Sale over happy hour and to blog about my experience. Often a bummer, with July rolls in humidity, bug bites and the reminder to renew my cat’s vaccinations… Dullsville, I know. Like during any other slump, something always pops out of the woodwork to brighten things up. In this case, the scorching summer has been … Keep reading…

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St. Louis has something for everyone– and every style. I’ve paired up with a few of my favorite local  bloggers for a fun new project; we’re tackling trends, and the results show our styles couldn’t be more across the board. In our first edition of the project, we decided to try the black-and-white trend. Grey might be my favorite color, but these … Keep reading…

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