In February, I started taking photos of my outfits and posting them on Instagram. It started out as a self-love thing, to combat some pretty awful, gnarly feelings of inadequacy, self-doubt, and anxiety brought about by the big work change I went through in January (tldr: I worked at the same firm for 7 1/2… Continue reading How to Win Friends and Influence People???
Hello, friends! It’s that time again. Today’s list is short, sweet, and literary: The Body Keeps Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma by Bessel van der Kolk, MD Daring Greatly: How the Courage to be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brené Brown The Rules of… Continue reading Fandom Friday #015
It’s #FandomFriday! *throws confetti* I’m celebrating by wearing a Deadpool themed outfit and sharing 5 things I’m fangirling about this week: 1. Unicorn Empire I will always regret not buying one of Unicorn Empire’s ‘Fortune Favours the Brave’ shirts the time I saw it at Emerald City ComicCon. Always. However, my Kaiju shirt totally absorbs… Continue reading Fandom Friday #014
WHAT UP, BANTHAKRIFFERS????? Fandom Friday is back (with a better twist than the M. Night Shyamalan films between Unbreakable and Split), so buckle up! 1. Dirk Gently (via Netflix) It took me about 2.5 episodes to get into Season 2 of Dirk Gently and (SPOILER ALERT), though some things were tied up with a bow,… Continue reading Fandom Friday #009 (The Re-Fandoming)
I’ve been wondering about style lately and why certain trends come back into fashion. The conclusion I’ve come to for me, personally, is that as adult, I’m emulating the style icons I had as a pre-teen and teenager because I now have a) the personal funds to do so and b) far fewer f*cks to… Continue reading The Cyclical Nature of Style
As per the usual with all DC movies except for Wonder Woman, the Rotten Tomatoes critical score for Justice League is, well, unkind. I think that the critics are being unnecessarily hard on JL, like they were with BVS and Man of Steel. Here’s why: I saw the movie on Thursday, before it officially opened,… Continue reading Justice League Review (Spoiler Free)