The Working Closet

where life meets style

don’t be lazy

When I am stressed out, I fall into an inevitable pattern of Lazy About Little Things.

November 25, 2013 · 6 Comments

what I wore for the worst week ever

This has been A WEEK, you all. In all caps. For reals.

November 20, 2013 · 6 Comments

ask the Internet: accessories

I’m really enjoying the comments on yesterday’s post, both here and at Facebook. You all are funny and smart and thoughtful. Go you!

November 13, 2013 · 10 Comments

find your style truth (we’re not going to call them rules, ok?)

Wade took Charlie to get a haircut last week; he came home with a fauxhawk (Charlie, not Wade — Wade got his standard buzz cut).

November 12, 2013 · 19 Comments

just another day

Yesterday was a pretty typical Tuesday at my house.

November 6, 2013 · 6 Comments

brain drain

I’ve been trying to write a coherent post for…ooh, a while now. But you know what? It’s not going to happen.

October 29, 2013 · 19 Comments

it takes a village

Over the years, I have carefully created a village of friends with quirky kids.

October 18, 2013

opportunities and obligations

Recently, my schedule has been full of Things I Would Rather Not Be Doing.

October 16, 2013 · 4 Comments

I don’t know what to tell you

Hey there, Internet. It’s been a while.

September 10, 2013 · 23 Comments

how to dress like a grown up

In exactly three weeks, I will turn 45. Happy birthday to me! Let’s all have a cupcake!

April 3, 2013 · 48 Comments

are you serious?

On Saturday morning, I got up at 5 am to run 10 miles. I finished in 1:37, without stopping once.

February 4, 2013 · 23 Comments

it’s all down hill from here, or how I ran 13.1 miles this weekend and didn’t die

I ran a half marathon on Sunday, in Dallas. It was an exercise in challenging my comfort zone, from the very beginning.

December 11, 2012 · 14 Comments