scenes from camp: Texas Style Council 2015 recap

Whew. What a weekend! I’m still floating on giddy feelings of good vibes and happiness from being in the company of some seriously amazing women the last few days. The last iteration of TxSC (sad face!) was both informative AND an absolute blast: exactly what I was hoping it would be. I left with fond memories, some sweet swag courtesy the event sponsors, and some solid advice on how to...

shape it up: searching for shapewear

Aight, folks: today we’re going to talk about a necessary evil that ultimately makes your life (and your outfit) better. Of course I’m talking about… shapewear! (I know; barf.) Much like an ultra-flattering bathing suit, this fashion ally masquerading as an enemy is one of those things that no one ever wants to shop for, but once you’re got it, you’ll be forever glad you have it in your style...

“you’re shaving your head?!”

My hair has been all over the place in terms of lengths and looks these past several years. Bald is one look I haven’t done yet, though, and it’s largely due to morbid curiosity (plus the prospect of getting nearly an hour of prep time back in the mornings as a result of having no hair) that’s leading me to do it. I can’t exactly remember the point in time...

Mexico vacation style

The Boy and I escaped this crummy Austin winter weather for a few days last week for a little Mexican adventure together, and it was just what the doctor ordered. Sun, sand, and frozen cocktails: a surefire recipe for relaxation. Of course, with Mexico sharing a border with the U.S., the gringos are all over the place, and with them (us, fine) comes some baaaaaad travel style. Unironic fanny packs,...