best face forward

As a woman who’s decidedly more ragamuffin than runway, I often struggle with how I look and the face I want to present to the world. I change my wardrobe more often than most people: I’m constantly rotating pieces in and out of my closet as I get tired of them or get excited about something new. Sometimes this is because I legitimately love clothes and have attention issues when...

optimism and hate

The Solstice Festival was at Pan Am Park this past Saturday in Austin. Saturday for me was one of those days that was just so perfect: feeling that feeling of being outside walking around, knowing that things are pretty good in your life that makes me want to live it over and over. Plus there were free beer tickets, so that’s always a nice bonus. Wandering around the festival and...

aesthetic frustrations

Lately I’ve been feeling sort of restless when it comes to my look and what’s in my closet. Don’t get me wrong: I have plenty to wear, but just about every morning, I’ll stand in The Boy and my shared walk-in closet and whine that I have no idea what to wear that day (which makes The Boy roll his eyes at me every time… it’s become our morning ritual...