Depending on your age, you may think of Grace Kelley or perhaps more recently, Princess Diana. What if you had to pick a contemporary person, someone from today who you consider glamorous? Does anyone readily come to mind?
This holiday season, I will stuff a turkey, bake home-made croutons, mash approximately 40 potatoes, pick 3 turkey necks, mull 2 gallons of glugg, skim another gallon homemade chicken stock shape and freeze 50-60 homemade dumplings, wrap 20 gifts, mail 50 holiday cards of varying religions...
I was sifting through the mass emails sent to me by unknown PR reps and the contact form spam that crowds my Papierdoll inbox when I almost missed one of the most important emails I would receive this year.
Every year it’s the same: Somewhere between Black Friday early-bird sales and the mad rush for those dreaded gift returns, January creeps up on us. As if without warning, one year begins to melt into the next and we say a toast, hoping we’ll stick to the resolutions scribbled on a Post-It
I am not an outdoor girl. I’ll go camping (if dragged) or to an amusement park (if there are funnel cakes), but my favorite activities usually take place indoors. It’s for this reason that you can imagine how frustrating it is to have something like the weather rule your life.