Phase 3…because tween is a stupid word

A while back, like while potty training my 2nd child, I posted something on Facebook to the effect of:  “Potty training sucks. And to all you moms who tell me I will miss this someday I say…I will NEVER miss the poop. ” Now, While I don’t exactly miss the poop, The idea of being inContinue reading “Phase 3…because tween is a stupid word”

ex*pert vs. ex*periment

Everyone’s an expert at something. Whether it’s a skill, a career or a hobby, everyone has a thing that they do the best. It is usually something that is practiced over time or done very often, hence why someone who has a job or hobby for a while, can become an expert in that field.Continue reading “ex*pert vs. ex*periment”

as bright as the sun.

WAKE UP KIDS!!!! Mommy’s got a new paint color for your bathroom and it ain’t Celedon Green. I do not shy away from color, not in my wardrobe or in my home. Some people joke, (well many people joke), that I don’t own anything black. Yes I do. They just happen to be a pleatherContinue reading “as bright as the sun.”

The September Issue

Yep. So here’s the thing; and it’s not just because I work in fashion. My new year starts the day after Labor Day. Has for years.  There are reasons for this both obvious and not so… So guess what? I’m gonna list them and make a case for why this is such a fantastic wayContinue reading “The September Issue”

Yoda lives in the chalk bowl too.

I like to make things look pretty. To a fault. I merchandise everything. Partly because it has been my career for the past 20 years as a retail visual stylist. They say, (I mean really, who are “they”??) that what you do while you are procrastinating is what your true passion is. So be it.Continue reading “Yoda lives in the chalk bowl too.”