best of 2015

My life is more or less run by lists. I make them at work and at home, and I know few greater feelings than that of scratching off a particularly arduous task on a ‘to-do’ list. Without a list in the grocery store, I’m like a lost sheep who’s easily distracted by bright colors and clever packaging (I’m a marketer’s dream, I swear) so I need a definitive list to...

primary colors

I mentioned a couple weeks ago that I like being able to mix my clothes up: wear the high with the low, the local with the mass-market pieces. This is another good example of that idea in execution, and it’s also another instance of me wearing an outfit that sparked joy. I was sort of skipping around work in my red booties and yellow skirt, reveling in the fact that...

holiday dresses

You guys, 2015 is almost over and I’m having a hard time believing it. This year has been a blur (but a good one!) and I’m definitely finding the adage of “time passes faster as you get older” to be true. Sad, no? But year-end parties and gatherings are my next-favorite thing about the holiday season (second only to the sugary treats, natch) because it’s the perfect opportunity to get...

hashtag #what?: an Instagram primer

Have you wanted to get more into the ins and outs of social media and, moreover, wanted to be seen and heard in these venues as well? Do you like wasting time scrolling through pretty photos? If you’re anything like me, you can pass time searching through things you like and reading funny captions like it’s your job. Enter: Instagram! Instagram is largely visual (obviously) and there are numerous ways...

weekend onesie

This past Saturday, I had a 30th birthday gathering to attend at the local laser tag place. You read that right: laser tag. (It was awesome.) Knowing that we’d likely be out and about after the fiesta, I wanted to wear something comfy yet cute, and I landed on this (totally photobombed by the cat in the second shot): Well aware of my onesie addiction and the obsession I’ve developed...