DJ/Radio Producer-turned-Lawyer attempts to dress like a grown-up. Sometimes I comically fail. And I occasionally post fun stuff, like music videos, book-club reviews, or photos of beauty or oddity.
FYI: I was doing this entire blog from my Android phone, snatching moments out of my busy life for quick photos. But I hate auto-correct with a purple passion, so now I'm using the computer for most of the work. I am still using my phone for the photos, though. My photo sizes may be erratic, and the quality isn't stellar. I am not a professional blogger, and do not have time for lots of scenic poses with a great camera. I don't even own a great camera! However, I DO appreciate your continued feedback, even in the absence of photographic artistry.

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

It's Official: My Hair Has Gone Straight Again!

So annoying…. When I started this blog, my long straight layers looked like crap all the time. Shortly thereafter, I learned it was because my hair changed texture. To curly. I tried blowing it out for awhile. Then I finally gave up the fight, cut and donated the length, and gave the "curly" thing a go. I even started to like it!

So of course, now it's going away. *sigh* That's why my hair looks awful in my posts this month! I got my hair cut, and today I'm still in last night's blowout:

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I know it sounds dorky, but I love these socks. Not because they're comfy... they're polyester, and my feet sweat. They slip. But I looooove the colors, and I really love how they look with this pair of shoes:

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I should have done a "whole outfit" head-to-toe shot to show how nicely these colors go together, but I goofed:

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Hubby is still unsure if he likes the bangs- but I explained that they are to cover the forehead lines that my annoying clients have put there!

I purchased this necklace while on my first-ever overnight business trip in 2005. I was super-excited, even thought is was Jackson, Mississippi a month after Hurricane Katrina. One of the few "touristy" things open was the art museum, which was nice. I'm a huge fan of museum gift shops- I get some of my best accessories in them!



The only color it seems to look good with is taupe, so I don't get to wear it much. And because the silver tarnishes easily, I have no earrings for it. I'm thinking of repurposing the outer beads to make earrings to go with it. Mostly because I feel off with no earrings in. Your thoughts?

 I made it to Tai Ji yesterday, so my Skinny Clothes Fund is up to $4! Ballet class tonight at the Y... Eek-excited! Anyway, I'm off...

Top: Grace via Bon Ton
Jacket: VanHeusen outlet
Pants: Lane Bryant
Cool socks: no clue, had them forever
Necklace: museum gift shop in Jackson, MS
Shoes: Bass

8 comments:

  1. Hello...this is your exercise pal/pest.....I will be doing a cardio burn video today....grudgingly of course.

    I like the new cut. It does look more professional and polished than the curly hair. The bangs look great; instant age reducer! (although you don't have to worry about age just yet I'm sure).

    Today's outfit is very nice.

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    1. Do the video! I'm having shoe issues for ballet and tai ji classes, currently mulling over solutions. It will require shopping and possible duct tape!

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    2. I have to confess, I didn't do the video. When I tucked my son in to bed last night at 8:30...I fell asleep in his bed! This never happens! When I woke up at 1 pm I was not too enthused about doing the video so I skipped it. But I'm going to walk today. Are you doing adult ballet? I would love to try that. Maybe you can give me some thoughts on it.

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  2. Inst it weird how our hair changes?! My hair used to be stick straight thru elementary....then it became wavy. I agree with above that bangs make us look younger

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  4. I love your hair! I think this style looks great on you. I have learned to let my hair do whatever the heck it wants. There is no point in fighting it.

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