---- Just about a year ago, I got called out on social media for not using the right vernacular for asking a question with political and social connotations on facebook. Following this, I have stayed largely quiet on social media when it comes to politics because confrontation over semantics on the same side seems inefficient.… Continue reading With a stifled vocabulary, The CDC cannot protect the American people.
Darlings, I saw The Counting Crows live tonight for the first time since probably the early 00s. That was too long of a break and I vow to never let it happen again. ---- Let me back up. You might remember the wildfires we had here in early October (I would forgive you if you… Continue reading On being 7 in 1993 or It is Undoubtedly Raining in Baltimore.
Darlings, As I am writing to you, it is 6:30 in the morning, dark as can be and each rain drop is hitting the pavement outside with a purposeful smack (better than a missile hitting down with a purposeful smack, I suppose). This is reminding me that nobody can really escape winter. It happens everywhere.… Continue reading It’s Cold Everywhere or Why Are Pencil Skirts so Unforgiving?
Darlings, It's finally fall. I'll tell you what. I don't miss the cold weather at all. And I love the holier than thou feeling I get when I see Californians wearing a hat and gloves in like 50 degree weather. I will say that there is something missing about this time of year in California.… Continue reading On feeling lonely or why fall scented candles are honestly the worst.
Darlings, I thought I'd start the weekend off with an oldie but goodie, Food/Fashion/Vice. This week has been a crazy one, I feel like I've spent the majority of it in my car (which is already over lease miles - the leasing experiment feels like a one and done in my book), worked from dawn… Continue reading Tension Headaches, Teen Vogue and Utilitarian Diamonds or Riding with Lost Items in Rental Cars.
Good Morning Darlings, I apologize for the month gone, but a crazy month it was. On October 9, Wildfires ravaged Napa and Sonoma Counties and we were among the lucky ones to not lose anything in the devastation. We did have to evacuate our home early that morning and stay gone for about a week.… Continue reading 90s Idolatry or some reasons to look up while the world is looking down.
Good Morning Darlings, It is hard to express how upset I am, how upset we all are, over the state of the world right now. It's tough to know what to do or what to say because it's never going to be enough to make everything better. Most of us also have neither unlimited time… Continue reading Find your giving strategy and eat cake for breakfast.