Yes, to do something different in an effort to amuse myself and help pass the time, I am paying more attention to what I wear every day. I was also thinking that my hair is going to look a bit shaggy very soon. I would normally have gone to get my hair cut by now.
So, I’m sharing a few… Continue reading
I’ve blogged, last year, about Dove’s Real Beauty campaign.
They have started another campaign. And while one could find numerous potential issues with methodology, I think their campaign makes some irrefutable points that need to be assimilated into our culture.
Corporate fashion and glamour marketing promotes a tremendously unhealthy self image, especially among women. They know the uglier you think… Continue reading
Last week, using my iPhone, I shot several pictures of many of my old watches. Shooting with an iPhone has some significant limitation, and shooting close ups (macro photography) with an iPhone is particularly challenging.
Most of those shots were just awful, frankly. Blurred. Even though I mad some attempt to focus the photos… Pulling focus is always a huge… Continue reading
Today, I officially admit defeat.
I accept my destiny.
Here-to-for I plucked them out periodically, then once a month, a week, daily…
Now, if I were to remove all of my wisdom hairs (those thick, extra coarse, extra long, colorless, old man eye brows) I would virtually have no eyebrows remaining.
I now just use a comb and my beard… Continue reading
Kindness saves the day, no: saves the whole vacation!
Our driver was the nicest man, very personable. I think he was especially happy that the traffic on New Year’s Eve was so light, almost end of the world apocalypse kind of light: where *was* everyone!
He was an older fellow, had retired from work in the fashion industry. We chit… Continue reading
In the past month I’ve come across two paper products that harken back to the styles of my childhood.
Gotta love ’em.
I especially liked the drink napkins that mix the old with the new.
I don’t know what the names for these visual styles are, but if you do, please share! In the meantime, I wait patiently for ladies’… Continue reading
I think I know some ladies that would actually wear these things, I mean, shoes! Talk about making a statement!! But what, in the name of god, will they do to your feet and muscles??!
This is some high drama footwear by designer Alexander McQueen“.
[polldaddy poll=2925032]So ladies, here’s a survey question for you:… Continue reading
I’ve made myself stop wearing a watch. My iPhone has a clock on it that auto syncs to the network. And, as I travel so much, that comes in handy. My iPhone is always showing the timezone in which I currently am located, unlike my watch which requires a manual change. I’ve gotten comfy going without the watch.
But this… Continue reading