Small Business Saturday

I made sure to spend my money at a few local favorites today for Small Business Saturday (#shopsmall). I grabbed sewing supplies for some upcoming projects at Urban Spools, the sewing lounge where I’ve been taking classes, then ate pizza from Atomic Pie and ice cream from Lake Highlands Creamery. Northeast/East Dallas is full of…

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AFK Day

I took today off work to give myself a chance to catch up a bunch of errands that had been piling up and were starting to stress me out. For example, I shipped out about $500 worth in returns to Zappos. (I have very specific shoe needs.) I’ve paid for those charges on my credit card (since…

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I love the Feminist Sticker Club.

I joined the Feminist Sticker Club a while back and I’m loving the stickers that surprise me in the mail every few weeks. For $2.50/month, it’s fun & the stickers are great quality. This month’s two stickers on equal pay are especially well-timed, since we hit the day of the year earlier this week that…

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❤️ my “Camping” Shorts

Until two summers ago, I hadn’t worn shorts in yeaaaaars. I’m not very summer-outdoorsy (It gets VERY HOT here!) & I was in a major dress phase, so that’s how it worked out for a while. Then, on a whim, I grabbed a pair from Old Navy to try out and this happened: (They were…

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