I’m Basic

It started with Confucius. “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” Natalie Babbitt said “like all magnificent things, it’s very simple.” Clare Booth Luce echoed her…

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A Spring In My Step

I’ve come to think of spring as a state of mind now. It’s a chance to start new. To bloom new ideas. To savor the beauty all around us. And…

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Gnocchi Mane

“Shorty got dem apple bottom jeans, boots with the fur WITH THE FUR.” That song takes me back. Back to the days of these Steve Madden platforms, to party tops…

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Say Gray

Poncho. Cape. Cardigan. Call it what you will, but I wear them constantly. Especially now, and especially in the winter. You’ve seen this one multiple times – here and here.…

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Is That A…Uterus?

I wear it with my stretched-out jeans and sneakers, when I have to run out the door and drop Rho off at school. I’ve worn it with a navy pencil…

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Friday Nights

This is what I do every Friday, around 4 p.m. I do a massive brain dump in my notebook and tentatively schedule all my tasks. I respond to as many…

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Basic In Blue

This outfit is basic, at best. But if I’m being honest, it’s the outfit I probably wear the most. Especially in the fall. The high-rise jeans suck in my abdomen…

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