I did my best to have a quintessentially lazy weekend, at least modified to my own liking. As much as I love the idea of lounging around all day in my pajamas, I've come to terms with the fact that I don't know how to sleep in (does 7:15am count?), I get antsy if I watch too much TV, and if I don't do anything productive, I get bored almost instantly. So I've come up with a balancing act: while I still rise early, I'll eat breakfast in bed, I'll watch only a couple of episodes of a favorite show (currently finishing up the past season of Parks and Rec), and will add in a bit of busy work so I don't feel guilty (I organized my office closet). We also squeezed in a Father's Day outing to grab burgers, saw Man of Steel (meh), and went out for a rooftop cocktail in a pretty striped dress.
Striped and Strapless
At some point during the last year, I realized that I'd accumulated too many boring black dresses. They're practical, yes, and clearly versatile, but any time I had to get dressed up, I wasn't inspired. As much as I'd try to make things pop with a fun shoe or bright lip, the end ...read more