My family has a name for the involuntary kicks your leg starts making at the end of a long day while you’re zoning out on the couch. Modern medicine calls it “Restless Leg Syndrome” and they made a pill to fix it. My family calls it “The Jimmy Leg” and our cure is just…to go to bed. Why Jimmy? I have no idea. But growing … Continue reading 4 Signs It’s time to Take a Break and go ‘OOO’
Last week I made a quick trip to Wisconsin. Yes, it was my sister’s birthday, and I had been missing my nieces and nephew, but the real attraction was some quality time at my parents’ house. After moving in when I was in middle school, they’re selling this month and downsizing to a condo on the other side of town. The weird mix of bittersweet … Continue reading Welcome to Nostalgia Month!
It’s a new month — and a new look! —on Style Girlfriend. Fresh strawberries. A fresh haircut. A certified fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air! It’s (almost) always a good thing to be fresh. But we’ll get to that… And there’s no time of year more fresh than spring. We’ve jumped the gun a little, maybe, sharing our favorite t-shirts for … Continue reading Welcome to Fresh Month!
I’m convinced that my future husband will murder me in a blind rage after hearing me slurp down the 10,000th cup of tea in his presence. It’s a habit I can’t seem to give up and that at the beginning I’m sure he will see as an adorable quirk of mine. “That must be Megan enjoying her mid-morning break,” he’ll think as the lawnmower he’s … Continue reading Welcome to Blinders Month on SG!