This Square Peg.

Happily Not Fitting In Since 1978.

Blogtober (Redux) #2: We’re in Iceland, people. Iceland.

So there are places in the international world that I’m intrigued by but haven’t really sat down and considered the logistics of going there. Fiji. Galapagos. Greenland. Iceland. Oh, wait. … Continue reading

October 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Blogtober (Redux) #1: Keep Calm…

…I’m going to Europe.     I greet October with a calm demeanor that belies the bubbling brew of excitement I hold underneath as this trip begins. I’m at the airport … Continue reading

October 1, 2015 · 3 Comments

Blogtober, Europe, and Me.

As we embark on a brand new October starting tomorrow, I’d like to officially announce the return of Project Blogtober! You remember last year’s endeavor to blog every day during my … Continue reading

September 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

stand on an aged, wood floor like an evergreen.

   Happy Official First Day of Autumn. You know how I feel about this season.  Below is Mary Hamrick’s poem about the season. Evocative.  Autumn by Mary Hamrick Autumn is … Continue reading

September 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Straighten Up and Fly Right.

Let’s talk about posture, shall we? When your Square Peg was a precocious tween, I used to walk around the house with a book on my head like the photo … Continue reading

September 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

La Femme Lupita.

She once again graces the cover of Vogue. I may or may not wait in line to purchase my copy. Just saying.  Image/cover courtesy of Vogue magazine.

September 17, 2015 · 2 Comments

On Visuals and Inspiration.

The most popular question I get as I continue on this gaining health journey: what inspired you to want to lose weight in the first place? I don’t mind the … Continue reading

September 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Music? [The Soapbox Series]

Since I was knee high to a grasshopper (always wanted to say that), music has been a significant part of my life. I mean, my father was playing Simon and … Continue reading

September 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Autumn Promises. (#2)

(Feel free to read the first batch of promises here.) Dear Autumn, I promise to not blame you when the things I hope for during your autumnal months don’t come through. After … Continue reading

September 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Elegant? Why, Thank You. (Fabu Fashion TBT)

Hey, y’all. On Monday of this week, I wore a pencil skirt that I snagged from Nordstrom Rack (they built one by my house, so I officially bid all my … Continue reading

August 27, 2015 · 2 Comments

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