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LPC Is At The Highland Fashionista Today


I took advantage of my blog break to deliver on some long-delayed commitments. I hate when I fail to do as promised, everything feels off balance, but the world is now back on its axis. As evidence, today I’m over at Kristin’s wonderful blog, Highland Fashionista. I hope you read her, she’s funny and gorgeous, […]

March 13th, 2009, Saturday Morning at 8:05am


As I am off this week, I’m republishing some Saturday posts. This was the first, from back in 2009. It’s Saturday morning. And my son is home from college. My children are grown. They have not a vestige of body fat left on them that I can call my own. Nothing to pinch. I do […]

World Cup From A Middle-Aged Lady’s Perspective, Or, Saturday Morning at 8:48am


Fútbol! World Cup, guys! Are you excited? For many reasons, I find this more fun than any other sportsapalooza. A metric? I’ve installed the GOAL sidebar in Firefox, so I don’t have to wonder which game is being played when. And how come? Personal history, in part. My counterculture high school fielded a soccer team, […]

Generations, Or, Saturday Morning at 6:07am


Pretty much directly after my children came to visit I drove down to Santa Barbara to see my mom. And there we have midlife, in one little sentence. There was no health crisis – this time – but my 3 siblings and I now make sure that Mom and her husband get a visit from […]

Saturday Morning at 8:17am


Thinking this morning about Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370. I suppose there’s still a very slight chance of survivors, but my thoughts go out to all those with loved ones on board.   Share on Facebook Tweet!

Rain, Narrative, Baptism, Or, Saturday Morning at 8:34am


Some facts, and a little associated speculation. It’s finally raining in the Bay Area. Maybe we’ll be able to take showers this summer. Personal hygiene aside, for the fires and the farmers, this is crucial. Perhaps those Polar Vortices will now free the rest of the country? I’ve only got 1.5 episodes of Breaking Bad […]

Privilege in IFB Links à la Mode This Week


IFB: Links à la Mode January 30th, 2104 Guess what guys! The post on Demystifying Boyfriend Jeans was chosen for IFB’s (stands for Independent Fashion Bloggers) weekly link round-up, AKA Links à la Mode. I was very excited when I saw the notice come through. Below is the text they ask winners to share this […]

2014


have a very happy new year sturdy gals don’t quite understand dreams but they love to plan so I wish for you a year in which all well-made plans go as hmmm planned xoxox lisa brought to you by a few words without images or even punctuation ready set go Share on Facebook Tweet!

Merry Christmas!


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Christmas Break, Or Saturday Morning at 9:42am


Well 2013. My goodness. Left a job, got married. Other stuff. So now it’s Christmastime, which my family celebrates, and my kids are coming home. I bought a second sofa. This time we will all have a place to sit. I will see you in January, after New Year’s. I might have to make a […]