The Ten Year Challenge: 2009 vs 2019

On Facebook and Instagram I keep seeing people's "2009 vs 2019" or #10yearchallenge posts and it got me thinking about how different things are now. Ten years ago I was building a costume business, partying late two or three times a week and traveling all over for conventions. A decade later, and I'm living a … Continue reading The Ten Year Challenge: 2009 vs 2019

Gray Dawn: The First Silver Strands

This is how the conversation went in the car the other night: Me: The blond around my face looks like it’s growing out really silvery. Like sparkly blond. Husband: You mean gray? Me, HORRIFIED wide-eyed, mouth open response: It. Is. Not. Gray. I said silvery dammit. It is just really light blond. Husband: So silver? … Continue reading Gray Dawn: The First Silver Strands