Stellar! #2


Here are some delightful things I’ve discovered recently.

Blowfish’s Romiro boots.

I’ve got black boots covered – I already have two pairs – but I could definitely find a few outfits to wear with these earthen-colored faux suede numbers. Swoon!

Mike Birbiglia’s What I Should Have Said Was Nothing.

Birbiglia should be on your radar these days, thanks to Sleepwalk With Me and This American Life. This special makes me laugh every time I watch it. Maybe it’s because we both had the Catholic-in-Massachusetts upbringing. Or because we both have the gift of making awkward situations more awkward. Or fathers that show off impeccable pronunciation of Italian food items.

Here’s a clip for your entertainment. You can find the rest on Netflix streaming.

Finding Breaking Bad everywhere.

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…Like when my husband and I are goofing off in a church before a friend’s wedding. There is a reason everyone gushes over Breaking Bad – it really is that good.

A summer snowperson.

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Found at aforementioned friend’s wedding. I didn’t get around to asking if this snowperson identified as male or female.

And finally, a follow-up to the gorgeous dress: I bought it and it fit like a dream! Now I want it in every color.
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Have a great weekend!

Stellar! #1


In an effort to blog more without having to produce funny or otherwise interesting content, I’ll be making occasional lists of things I like. Here are five things I’ve been enjoying lately:

The Luck Be A Lady dress from Modcloth.

I bought this dress for a friend’s wedding and it fits like a dream. I’m only 5’2″, so the hem hits just above my knee. It’s super-flattering. This was actually my first purchase from Modcloth and I’m excited to buy more pieces from them. I like finding clothing that plays up my hourglass figure.

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