Tag: growing up

family memories

You Can’t Always Get What You Want

You can't always get what you want. And sometimes, despite that, you still get what you need. And live a pretty privileged life.
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fashion

Oh, those clothing wars!

Remember those clothing wars you fought back in your youth? To wear what you wanted no matter how silly or outlandish?
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fashion

Making Ourselves Up

I've been making myself up since I was fifteen. Trying to find the perfect balance of too much makeup and just enough.
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fashion

That Humiliating Harbinger of Summer… Swim Suit Shopping

The dreaded harbinger of summer is upon us. Swimsuit shopping. Something that has filled me with dread since I was a child.
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adulting

When We Were Grown-Ups

When are we officially an adult? When we move away from home, take financial responsibility for ourselves, or begin to chart the course of our own life?
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bad hair cuts

A Hair Story

It seems everyone has a hair story. That somehow our hair is a metaphor for who we are and the battles we have fought.
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