Last week I had a very long day, working about 9 hours in the office, followed by a professional meeting after work, followed by a performance with the new local adult civic orchestra. The dress code was black and white, and whatever I wore had to do for the entire day. The sweater has sequins…

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Dear Hubby, who didn’t see me until after work, greeted me with, “Hey, I like the sexy Barbara Bush look.” Oh. Not what I was going for. Jacket (Anthropologie clearance); Maggy L dress (Steinmart uber Red Dot clearance); Pearls (Banana Republic Mad Men Collection); Aigner T-straps (Ross Dress for Less); Tights (We Love Colors) I…

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Easy As are supposed to be good, right? Well, this week not so much. Did I mention that I turned 49 last week? And that I *still* have acne? And that AARP sent my first membership invitation with a card? What is up with that? Isn’t your age at least supposed to start with a…

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If you blog enough, you get hard up for post titles, so I thought I’d use the typo from the email I sent myself with the smart phone pics for this outfit. I’ve been under the weather this week, so these pictures are actually from last week. This outfit reflects my tendency to buy black,…

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Honestly, this Target sweater I begged for received for Christmas is my fave article of clothing. Clearly, I need to buy more stuff with grommets. Also, trying to take outfit pics by yourself in less than five minutes results in missing feet, or part of your head lopped off. Trying not to be too creepy,…

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Today’s quote isn’t actually from a real news story, but from an email my boss and I received last week from an opposing party. I had emailed her an initial request for subrogation information, and she responded that she would provide it – but she was “unrepentantly” out of the office the previous week. My…

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