You're turning 28 this year. You're not little anymore. You're not scared anymore. You still love the Cheetos brand and everything it stands for. But before we get to 28, let me tell you about 27: After years of carrying around this blacklist of companies that test on animals... you help pass a ban on … Continue reading Hey kiddo,
In the latest installation of my Minimalizm series, I uncover six products that I've loved enough to use to the last drop. We so often buy full-sized versions of the new 'holy grail' product, only to sample it for a month then shove it deep inside our makeup drawers to make way for the new … Continue reading M I N I M A L I Z M : Empty
Having super fun running my business lately, but I’m making frequent stops to reassess my priorities and self-care. Realized I’ve been shaving off about one day of gymming per week for this, that, or the other. I’m not doing my entire nighttime routine, and am snoozing past my morning art sessions (though forgivably, because they … Continue reading Flake news
I was at the La Mer counter in the cosmetics section of Nordstrom's on one of those days where you fancy yourself an upper-middle-class, upper-middle-aged woman. I had read so much about the miracle nature of their signature cream, Creme de La Mer, the world's leading agent against the evils of wrinkles, fine lines, and … Continue reading Skincare, science, and other girly things.
Oh my god, I thought, standing in the corner of my mom's walk-in closet, balancing awkwardly on the wobbly scale that could bear nothing but bad news. So this is 129. *** I was 23 years old towering at five feet and one inch, a plateau I had hit a decade earlier. It was safe to … Continue reading How I lost 19 lbs.