Day: May 31, 2011

Life Lessons from a FASHION Director?

Ladies and gentleman, I have an announcement to make.  Three actually.  The first is that I spent Memorial Day at my parents’ place in The-Middle-of-Nowhere (Hoopers Island, MD) and am still wading through the comments on Saturday’s post; suffice it to say, the vast majority have left me speechless (and for a variety of reasons). The second announcement is that I’ve had another break through. I was sitting in the living room when it happened, eating chocolate chip cookie dough from a bowl and watching my new favorite show.  I’m not sure what’s more embarrassing: my penchant for salmonella poisoning or my love of mind-numbing reality TV (I mention neither in my online dating profiles). I guess I should just tell you the name of the show, and the nature of my “aha” moment, and let you decide. The show is Say Yes to the Dress.  (For those of who have yet to discover the very finest Netflix on Demand has to offer, it’s a TLC reality show that chronicles the daily shenanigans of Kleinfeld’s …