What I wore to church on Sunday

I wore pants to church on Sunday. Which might not sound like a big deal to you, and it totally shouldn’t have been a big deal, but boy howdy did it turn into a deal. It was just supposed to be a silent sign that women in my church care about women’s issues and wish […]

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Fancier

Why can’t I have the kind of life where wearing this dress every single day would be appropriate? I wore it to church and it felt too fancy for there, which is about as fancy as I ever get, what with the not being a gala attending Real Housewife and all. But I didn’t care. […]

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Rumpled

We have had a very rainy winter here, and it’s getting to me. Winter is hard on everyone with depression and this wet gloom has crossed over from the rain I love and makes me feel cozy, to the kind that feels oppressive. I feel emotionally rumpled, so I am not up to an iron. […]

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Fur vest

Last year all of my favorite fashion bloggers were layering their fall and winter clothes with fur vests. It was the very cutest thing ever, but when I went to the stores I couldn’t bear to spend that kind of money on something I’d only get to wear a few times a year. So this […]

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Swing Coat

If it weren’t for the fact that I’m such a mouthy broad, completely oriented to fight for justice and speak out against what I see as problems in our culture, I would swear that I was born in the wrong decade. I am so completely enamored with an early 60’s silhouette, but if I was […]

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Big Business

When I was a kid I used to spend a lot of time playing secretary. I used an old rotary phone and made up lists of phone numbers, and then banged away at the keyboard of a computer that nobody but my brother could ever get to work. It seemed very important to me at […]

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