Denim Dilemma: A Shopping Experience

After my failure to find jeans when I went shopping for summer clothes, I psyched myself up to spend a day doing nothing but denim shopping. I knew it would be frustrating, and could possibly end in failure. This is why I psyched myself up for it. To read the results of that trip, check…

Read More

Cultural appropriation… where’s the line?

My social media feeds have recently exploded with several complaints of cultural appropriation at the hands of clueless and selfish white folks who have appropriated the sugar skulls of Dia de los Muertos. I grew up surrounded by the traditional observance, and I think it’s beautiful for many, many reasons. I was honored when a…

Read More