A Man For All Seasons

It does not escape my attention that I may occasionally say things about my husband that are perhaps less than positive, if not so much on my blog, then certainly in real life. It probably does not escape his attention either. Which is why today, I am going to write something very nice about him, namely, that he would be really, really good in an apocalypse.  ...more

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Let Me Answer That For You: A Response to All the [Negative or Unsupportive] Comments on Any Article about Nursing in Public

I don't know why I bother to read the comments on articles that reference breastfeeding in public. There's never anything new, and there are never any surprises, and I'm never left feeling like there's any hope for humanity. But I persist. I keep hoping to see something different....more

Why I Didn't Shop #LillyforTarget

Unless you've been living under a rock, you probably know that this past weekend, Target released their much-hyped Lilly for Target collection, which sold out completely in hours, and in some stores in minutes. Women flocked to Target to snag it … but I wasn't one of them. I purposely didn't even try....more
chicmodern I walked into my local Target and found what I could use although I didn’t plan on ...more

Are you Still Mad about Lilly?

As many of you know – or have heard since the weekend – the Lilly for Target collaboration was a shitstorm. And yes, that is the technical term.Grown women apparently acted like linebackers going into the store, grabbing cartloads of merchandise and then hiding out in aisles to barter for the good stuff. Target online was overrun and totally shut down around 3am. And from what I can tell, the majority of people who really wanted to buy something were left empty handed and disappointed....more

Lilly Pulitzer at Target: Bringing The Hamptons To The Common Folk

I confess to showing up bright and early at Tar-zhay for some of the other designer brand marriages like Missoni (not to be confused with Target’s own brand, Mossimo) and TTTT I was less than overjoyed....more

What Target Canada's Closure Means to Me

To some people the thought of Target Canada conjures up images of bare shelves, very few guests, and prices that just can’t beat Wal-Mart. To me, Target Canada means so much more. When I think of Target Canada, I think of a company that believed in me enough to offer me a career straight out of university. To me, Target Canada means a company that allowed for me to have some of the most memorable experiences of my life, training alongside some of the funniest, kindest people in retail....more

Why Did Target Suck at Being Canadian?

Is it possible to be stunned and not at all surprised at the same time? That's how I feel about Target's sudden announcement that they are closing all 133 stores in Canada. ...more
jtwpg Yeah, the internet can be crazy sometimes! :)more