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Top 5 Back to School Trends...Guys Edition

After sharing fall fashion trends for girls, I thought it was only fair to share trends for guys as well. I thought it would be helpful to ask my brother’s point of view on this one, but when asked what his favorite store at the mall was, he replied “GameStop.” So, I guess I’m going solo. 137 more words


Boots & Scarves, Scarves & Boots

Back to school season brings two of my favorite things, boots and scarves,and one of my least favorite things…essays. To make light of this whole back to school thing, here’s some eye candy for you. 156 more words


I have made it to the Promised Land!

I have made it to the Promised Land: Storrs, Connecticut. Rather, Manchester CT. I am safe in the home of my friendly local librarian who sheltered me for the weekend after I found out that I could not in fact move into my apartment on Saturday morning as I had planned. 713 more words

Throwback Tuesday: Let Me Borrow That Top, Bitch

Blogger’s note:  It was still Tuesday when I started writing this but time happened.  And beer.

When Fantasia and Lucinda came to my hometown for the grand opening of my brother’s new bar, we had a bit of down time during the day at the hotel.   1,375 more words

JC Penney Rebound Gains Traction

J.C. Penney Co. took another step away from the brink Thursday, when it reported higher sales, wider margins and a smaller quarterly loss.

Penney, which had lost more than $2.7 billion since early 2012, reported another loss of $172 million. 507 more words

Business News

Today’s Top 6 Business News Headlines

• Jobless Claims Rise to 311,000, “Pre-Recession” Levels
• JC Penney Sales Up 5% in Q2, Narrows Loss
• Berkshire Hathaway Trades Above $200,000 Per Share for First Time… 16 more words

Business Headlines

J.C. Penney turnaround continues apace as shoppers begin to return

Looks like “back to the future” is working for J.C. Penney .

The department store chain reported on Thursday that comparable sales rose 6% last quarter, beating Wall Street expectations. 574 more words