Practicality meets properness in Martha’s handbook for housewives (and anyone else who cares about their belongings)

I spend my Sundays catching up on bad television, magazines and– most importantly– housework. It’s times like these I remember, and often re-open, the end-all-be-all of households texts; the motivation behind an ode to said book in Reviewing the Arts homework (ahem) and the amazing surprise wrapped in birthday paper months back is none other than the amazing Martha Stewart’s Homekeeping Handbook. … Keep reading…

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Lovely leather dog collars and leashes

Hi, my name is Julia and I am a crazy pet person. Admitting is the first step, right? The above picture was from the day I gave the pups Einstein Bros. Bagels beef-flavored dog bagels. If you have dogs, I’m sure you know what those expressions in the first frame mean. I want it, I want it, I want it, pleeeeeaaassseee? Puppy … Keep reading…

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“I’m not bad…” – Halloween on Delmar

Sometimes I should listen to Lance. Sometimes. He can be right every once in a while. I might be wrong occasionally. He may or may not know what’s best with certain things. Sigh. As much as I didn’t want to go out on Halloween (a common desire of a post-work Julia), Lance reminded me that I’d kick myself later if we didn’t … Keep reading…

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A Very “Who Framed Rodger Rabbit?” Halloween

After years of adoring the movie and a solid month of on-again-off-again searching, I did it. I believe it to be one of my all-time favorite costumes. For this year’s Halloween events, Lance and I are Eddie Valiant and Jessica Rabbit. Can’t you practically hear “Why don’t you do right?” in the background? First, let’s peek at my inspiration… My no-budget, class-tastic … Keep reading…

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