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The Importance of Underwear...

When people hear I work in Antarctica, the most common remark after checking I’m not winding them up is “don’t forget your thermals!” But here’s the thing – most of our essentials are provided for us. 485 more words

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The Essential Me

I always considered myself to be a simple girl.

Pretty plain actually.

I tried to color in all the lines.

Viewed everything in black and white. 333 more words

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For the second and last season of the A.P.C. Kanye collection, the brand’s proprietor, Jean Touitou, and Mr. West went deep into military archives. What they came up with is an arsenal of cool, comfortable-looking, luxurious casual clothes that are as unique and appealing as they are smart and simple. 28 more words


The Eye Brushes

I used to wonder how beauty gurus on Youtube always managed to make their eye makeup look absolutely amazing. After almost 4 years of watching them religiously, I have finally discovered the brushes I find absolutely essential to creating any type of eye look. 357 more words


Slow is the New Fast - Epilogue

Last week, as Q and I concluded our monthly lunch outing, we reflected on the fact that I would celebrate my 3-year anniversary of not dying today. 1,669 more words


Slow is the New Fast - part 3.

So I broke my vow and wore my green shirt like a bold Scarlet Letter, owning my shame fully. The day that I bought it, almost immediately upon returning to the Amgen Tour of California (AToC) VIP zone, I spied a pair of my… 1,401 more words


The Essentials: An American Paradox

In “Seeking a Friend for the End of the World” with impending doom, Keira Knightly’s character grabs several records before fleeing her home with the hopes of listening to them one last time. 707 more words

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