Achieving Low Maintenance Hair

Katie is a public interest lawyer living in Chicago with her husband, a basil plant named Boris, and a staggeringly large collection of cookbooks. She has very strong feelings about public schools, letterpress stationary, and beer. (And hair, obviously.) Hello, Iā€™m Katie, and Iā€™m guilty…

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Haiku #2

Oh, this week was chock full of fun. Enjoy. ER 1 am Oh stomach issues, why do you make my life suck? After six hours of CAT scans/ ultrasounds, it’s not appendicitis Now I must dabble in the world of stool samples I think I…

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hair thursday makeover 54

Meet Dave. Some of you might recognize this man. Dave is the brother of one of my very favorite people in the universe, Kristin of Better Now fame. If you don’t regularly read Kristin’s blog (which OMG, what are you waiting for?), she recently posted…

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Friday Haiku

It frightens me that I’m finding it easier to express my feelings in haiku form than in basic sentences, but I feel the need to go with it. I’m glad to know that I will retain 4 readers. Thus, I give you Whoorl’s Week in…

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Making out with makeup

Blogher and Estee Lauder gave me free makeup in exchange for a big, wet kiss. Not really, but you can read about it here. (Also, exactly how many readers would never EVER come back to this blog if I wrote all of my posts in…

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Sitting Pretty

Last week, I received a $100 gift card from BlogHer and EsteeLauder.com to check out Estee Lauder’s newly revamped website. (Dude. Free makeup. And when I say “free makeup”, I’m making it sound just like Oprah introducing something cool. You know, FREE MAAAAAKEUUUUUP.) I must…

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