Workday Reading

The Edition: No. 186

Those are my principles, and if you don’t like them … well, I have others. // Groucho Marx

+ Please stop asking me when I’m going to get married.

+ This spotted blouse is perfect for Zoom calls.

+ You feel awful because your ‘surge capacity’ is depleted.

+ Need storage? Try wicker baskets and vacuum-sealed bags.

+ Should I tell my boss about my slacker co-worker?

+ This squalene eye cream brightens and lifts, praise be.

+ Pumpkin spice lattes: the backlash to the backlash, an explainer.

+ Fall Zoom Outfit: Rothy’s + Leggings + The Best Sweater, Ever

+ 10 Tips for When You’re Stressed About Money.

+ Tory Burch is having a private sale. I grabbed these classic sandals.

Long Reads: A satire from Your University President, and a look at how professors feel about returning to campus.

One of my goals for 2019 was to eat more vegetables, and I was doing really well.  Enter 2020, a global pandemic, resulting upheaval, and my diet is now mostly tacos and vodka.  This article from The Everygirl got me thinking about ways to add more vegetables to my diet (at least when I get my kitchen back).  It has some good tips and some great recipes.

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  1. Monica says:

    I adore the free people tunic sweater. I have it in black and white already and am debating buying a third – wondering what other color would be the most versatile?

    August 25, 2020/Reply
    • Belle says:

      I probably wear my the mauve-mink colored one the third most.

      August 25, 2020/Reply
    • Abbie says:

      I have the red one, and it’s a really fun pop of color when I’m feeling tired.

      August 26, 2020/Reply