heart to heart

Valentine’s Day is coming up, and that means we’re about mid-season in the 6-month stretch of holiday candy sales, spanning from Halloween to Easter. My love for fashion rivals only my love for candy, which I’ve shared time and time again. Although it’s most certainly an unhealthy relationship, candy and I go way back, and I’m not about to call it quits now. Valentine’s season is bittersweet for me, and...

out and about in the ATX

This past Monday night was the Whole Foods-Domain location pre-opening party, put on by Citizen Generation and benefitting KUT. I love going to events like this because they’re almost always a priceless treasure trove of people-watching. This time around, likely due to the less-than-central location (and relatively early party hours), it was a lot of young families in attendance, but this certainly didn’t mean a complete dearth of style scoping....

what does it take to be more creative?

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how to get more creative in every aspect of my life: from getting past writer’s block to coming up with innovative ideas at work to maximizing my time on my lunch break. Lately I’ve been finding myself spurred on by the occasional success or new idea, then I’ll end up falling back into the same old, comfortable-as-sweatpants rut from whence I came. Why...

new year, new…?

At a friend’s party last night, The Boy and I agreed that 2013 was our best year yet. So many great things have happened this year: The Boy and I met, I traveled to three new countries and several American cities I’d never been to before, I made new friends, new connections, and learned many new things in 2013. I also realized something: for once, I’m not looking at the...