Happy Friday, y’all! I’m looking forward to a weekend of beautiful weather and family time (and some good food and wine, of course). This week’s Friday Finds are just some random items that I really dig and wanted to share with you. Enjoy! One of my favorite books is Raising My Rainbow by Lori Duron. … More Friday Finds
My mom played The Beach Boys on car rides a lot. Like, a whole lot. I was a 10-year-old girl growing up in Texas and knew just as many Beach Boys tunes as most folks 30 years older than me. That’s when it started – my fascination with Southern California, Los Angeles, especially. These dudes … More California Dreamin’
This week’s Friday Finds are all about that athleisure style. I love an athletic look because I prefer sneakers (plus I have high maintenance feet). Also, there is absolutely nothing wrong with rockin’ “gym clothes” all day long when you need to. Sometimes logistics just don’t work out in your favor and you find yourself … More Friday Finds
Politics. That one word feels so heavy. It’s an ugly word, an interesting word, a controversial word and an exciting word. But it’s more than just a word, isn’t it? Sometimes its an entire way of thinking, a way of life. Yet still sometimes, just a word. I learned nothing about politics until I was … More How My Break From Politics Changed Me
At 5’10” it’s already challenging to properly dress myself. Most places don’t carry tall sizes for ladies in stores, leaving me to order many things online, which is fun at times and a pain in the ass at other times. My fellow tall gals feel me on that, right? But the fact that each brand … More What size do I wear?!
Do you know how many skin creams there are out there that claim to correct your skin tone? A shitload. Seriously, it’s crazy. And do you know how I know this? Because I have something called melasma. It’s basically some crazy thing that happens to your skin as a result of certain hormones from pregnancy … More This is 36.
It’s difficult to believe that I’ve been running for a whole year now. I’ve had some obstacles that have slowed me down a bit, but I always got through them and kept going. A quest for weight loss lead me to running. That weight loss journey along with my renewed appreciation for fitness have kept … More My First Race