Casual Friday

Friday Favorite Five

1. StatShot: a new way to track your Instagram likes, follows, and comments, via Photojojo Get a daily email with updates! For free!   2. Why Americans dress so casually, via The Washington Post A fascinating interview with Deirdre Clemente, a 20th-century cultural historian. 3. How the Smiths pioneered normcore, via GQ And on THAT note, here’s some evidence of the lingering effects of the dowdy-as-a-statement style worn by our favorite … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five

How to Find Peace in a Crazy World in 9 Easy Steps

I’m sure many of you will be able to relate when I say, I am pulled in many directions these days. All the many different areas of my life compete for attention at any given moment: family, work, relationships, friendships… toss in health maintenance, fitness, cooking / eating, finances, pets, creative and intellectual outlets… and you’ve got yourself quite a chopped salad of life. The thing … Continue reading How to Find Peace in a Crazy World in 9 Easy Steps