Category Archive: Look

Seen in Magazines

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Yeah, so the big summer holiday is over, but let’s not get all sad and wistful about it. Summer is still raging on and there will be more beach/lake/park days for all of… Continue reading

On Not Always Reaching Your Goal

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In the midst of the sickness before, and not reaching my PR-goal after, I already had found a second half-marathon to run. It was perfect. For starters it was called the “Hungry Duck Half… Continue reading

The Most Decent Day of The Year

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Happy 4th of July Everyone! With the recent Supreme Court decision striking down DOMA and Prop 8, the country feels a little more independent to me this year.  While our country is still… Continue reading

Low-Sugar / No-Sugar Strawberry Jam

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It’s finally the season of warm nights, fireworks and grilling. Of after-dinner bike rides, ice cream cones and farmers markets. And berries. There’s really nothing better than going to a u-pick farm and… Continue reading

How to Choose YOUR Perfect Wedding Dress

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Never in a million years did I think I would have so much to say about wedding dresses. But a few weeks ago, a dear (and engaged!) friend of mine went dress hunting… Continue reading

Bedside Styling Tips: More Peonies!

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Like we talked about last week, I’m obsessed with peonies. If you follow me on instagram, you may have noticed that my own peony bush blossomed this week. This is a big deal… Continue reading

I’m My Own Boss!

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Last week, I wrote a manifesto about working for myself one day. This week was my first full week working my new schedule that I’ve devised for myself – waitressing, (ahem, “serving”), freelance… Continue reading

Fashioned Hits App Stores Today!

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Remember when I posted that interview with Jane about her amazing, incredible new app, fashioned, that was going to launch in a few weeks?  Well, guess what people! That day is here! Fashioned… Continue reading

Race Like Me

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So, I ran the race. And I ran it strong (given my conditions). I averaged just under 7:30min/mile until mile 10. John rode his bike through the course and every few miles would… Continue reading

Train Like Me

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Just over a week ago I ran the Ann Arbor Half Marathon. While I’ve run a number of half’s since my first in the fall of 2008, I haven’t run any as fast.… Continue reading

Check It: Spring TV Binge

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You know what happens when you cancel your cable in favor of internet streaming and then it rains all Spring? If you’re me, you start binge-watching TV shows. Here are five that have… Continue reading

Instagram Obsession: Chicks Love Peonies

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It’s that time of year folks. The much-revered peony is in bloom and all of instagram is flooded with feathery petals in shades of pink and white. The frenzy has hit me hard… Continue reading

RAW defined

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Recently food labeling has been on my mind. Beyond the obvious allergen claims, many companies are using labeling as target marketing. There are labels for the organic customer, the fat-free customer, the carb-free… Continue reading

On The Lookout: Large Format Art

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I sort of cringe at the phrase “wall art”.  It brings to mind that soul-less section of HomeGoods with the aisles of mass-produced hotel art.  However, I have a big stretch of wall… Continue reading

Be On Our Blog!

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I will tell you what I know. Self-catered weddings can be done but, it takes a lot of work. As I continue to recover from a fun yet exhausting weekend, I wanted to… Continue reading