Carpets & Candids: Amber’s red dress in London

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 30, 2015 19:54:04 June 30, 2015 19:54:04
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It’s red and it gives you some side breast and there are ruffles arranged to look like they’ve been slashed so I feel like this might be a popular look for many of you. But I hate it. I hate how jarring the black ribbon looks at the back. I hate how sharply the black shoes contrast at the bottom. Full Article

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Duana Names: Stopping, Laying Off, and Leaving Names Alone

Duana Posted by Duana at June 29, 2015 18:05:55 June 29, 2015 18:05:55

One of the many, many things I love about this column and all of you who contribute is that it is so unabashedly a sociology exercise. We discuss names, and sooner or later those names apply to someone – and you can’t not react.  I knew that there would be people mad because I didn’t like certain names. Full Article

Duana Names: Nicking the Name

Duana Posted by Duana at June 26, 2015 19:19:07 June 26, 2015 19:19:07

Hi Duana - Our family is expecting the addition of a baby boy the beginning of July. He is eagerly awaited by a big brother Rocco and big sister Tessa. We have a single syllable Chinese last name. You can see that we lie somewhere in the middle of quirky and traditional as far as naming goes. Full Article

Smutty Fitness: Fueling your body for energy

Hayley Posted by Hayley at June 26, 2015 16:16:58 June 26, 2015 16:16:58

When you are training for an event, eating becomes less about trying to count calories and more about fueling your body efficiently to make sure that you are getting the most out of your long training sessions. If you are dragging yourself out of bed, early on a Sunday morning to pound the pavement, you want to make sure you have fueled it properly or you might as well press snooze and catch a few more Zs. Full Article

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Duana Names: Naming the Motherlode

Duana Posted by Duana at June 24, 2015 17:21:47 June 24, 2015 17:21:47

Hi Duana, So here’s the dilemma, I'm having quadruplets! I’m having two girls and two boys.So far we have three out of the four names settled but are having trouble cracking the last name for our boy. For the girls we have Remy and Lore, which is German and pronounced like Laura but we know most people will say Lore which we are cool with, and have actually debated on which pronunciation we like more. Full Article