Why you won’t see a photo of me without makeup on the Internet


All summer (and probably before that but I’m late to the game) I have seen blog posts, Facebook campaigns and everything in between praising women for having the guts to go makeup-less. In a photograph. On the Internet. Only the most judge-y place on earth. Continue reading


It’s time for the backup plan


Recently I mentioned that I was remodeling my 3oish-year-old bathroom. (Yes, my bathroom and I are about the same age!) I had scrimped and saved for this remodel. Over the past couple of years I had been collecting little bits of materials here and there that were piling up in my closet. (Certainly cut into shoe space and budget!)

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