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Thursday Things: Closet organizing for city livin’

It’s the second week of my No-Spend Maytember challenge, and so far it’s going pretty well, except for spending $.53 cents on the boots I posted about earlier this week. Instead of shopping, I’ve been working (SCIENCE!), cultivating a fancy tea addiction, and organizing my closet. I guess that’s kind of boring, but hey. Last week I decided I should … Continue reading

Thursday Things: LOFT Lou & Grey

Sometime after the holidays, Ann Taylor LOFT rebranded their loungewear as the Lou and Grey collection, which features “easy, texture rich pieces for your every day.” There are lots of chunky knits, leggings, and slouchy sweaters. I purchased my first Lou and Grey clothing last winter when I went in search of a perfect pair of LOFT … Continue reading

Thursday Things: 2014 Pantone Color of the Year

Happy Thursday, and Happy New Year! Remember when I wrote a post about the 2014 Pantone color of the year, radiant orchid?  Yeah, me neither.  I did, however, write about my love of the 2013 color of the year, emerald green.   From the Pantone website:       “Radiant Orchid blooms with confidence and magical warmth that … Continue reading

Thursday Things: Colorless green ideas sleep furiously

“Colorless green ideas,” you may be thinking.  “what the … what?” So … here’s your random science-ish fact of the day: “Colorless green ideas sleep furiously” is a sentence composed by Noam Chomsky as an example of a sentence that is grammatically correct, but semantically  nonsensical. The term was originally used in his 1955 thesis “Logical Structures of Linguistic Theory”. … Continue reading