Weekly Link Roundup: August 7, 2020

♥ Listening now: Nice White Parents; it’s a five-part series (the third episode aired this week)–about how class and race privilege contributed to the disparities in academic outcomes between predominantly white and predominantly BIPOC schools–made by Serial Productions (which was acquired earlier this year by the New York Times). ♥ (Best piece in this week’s roundup. I highly recommend reading…

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adidas UltraBoost Running Shoe Review (+ My Favorite YouTube Workouts)

The adidas UltraBoost Running Shoe (now on promotion in the colorway pictured above during the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale–early access for “Icon Status” started today) is one of my favorite athletic shoes; I find them extremely comfortable and fairly lightweight, owing to the Boost™ cushioning and knit sock upper, which gently hugs the feet. The cushioned insole is removable so you…

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Weekly Link Roundup: July 31, 2020

♥ Because I don’t have cable, I had to wait to watch The Last Dance on Netflix–weeks after everyone else. As someone with only a casual interest in men’s basketball, I thoroughly enjoyed the series, as the 90s Chicago Bulls were the last NBA team I followed in earnest. Is it a balanced documentary, knowing that Michael Jordan’s production company…

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Summer Dresses Try-On

Even though I’ve been housebound by the pandemic, I decided I wouldn’t allow that to derail my summer dress plans. So while I have mostly been lounging around in house dresses, I occasionally spice things up with more shapely options. To that end, I’ve been ordering fun dresses to try on from time to time, and here are some of…

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Stuart Weitzman Online Outlet

The Stuart Weitzman Outlet opened for business online this week, and there are some classic styles to be found for up to 70% off, including the 5050 “City” OTK Boot (I reviewed the original here). All sales are final. Standard shipping is free on all orders. Among the styles currently in the Stuart Weitzman Outlet are the Reserve Boot (with…

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