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"Thrift, thrift, Horatio!"

Well, I seem to be getting into a good groove of posting once a week.  I’ll try to add back the Etsy and Bento posts once I start getting better at actually managing my time.  For now, once a week … Continue reading

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Shopping Plan: November

*November edition of My Great Shopping Plan of 2010, where I attempt to stay on a budget and fill out my wardrobe* Between money left over from October and the $125 I budgeted for November, I had $188.50 to spend … Continue reading

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“And if you’re the type that gets finicky-finick”

This has been the week of comfy, put-together outfits.  I’ve been trying to meet the challenge of remixing outfits as the weather warms up, and it hasn’t been easy.  There have been a lot of days with repeat outfits that … Continue reading

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“Even if it is a make-believe day”

This is what I would have worn to work last week.  Except the air conditioning isn’t working very well there, and having a cardigan layered over a 3/4 sleeve dress was just too warm.  So in reality I just wore … Continue reading

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"I love being fancy"

All that lovely cold weather made me forget what a challenge it is to dress professionally in warm weather.  Even my light cardigans like this one are starting to feel too warm, and it’s only April!  I feel like there … Continue reading

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“I’m a daffodil dancing dizzily in the wind”

This outfit was all about week-end comfort.  My favorite comfy shoes, my favorite comfy (and flattering!) jeans, a nice soft, 3/4 sleeve cardigan.  Absolutely perfect.  And the weather was spectacularly gorgeous.  Winter was fun and all, but I’m totally soaking … Continue reading

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“Wake up the street”

Between starting my new job as a media specialist (school librarian) today and letting go of the pressure I was putting on myself with blogging and blog-reading, I feel like a weight has been lifted off my shoulders.  I’m free … Continue reading

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Shopping Plan: Week 7

*Week 7 of My Great Shopping Plan of 2010, where I attempt to stay on a budget and fill out my wardrobe* I kind of strayed a bit from gap filling this week to make it the week of amazing … Continue reading

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