Miscellany

4th of July Recipe Roundup

You’re going to need more than a cute new lulu outfit to wear to this weekend’s festivities. The Occasional Faileo’s got you covered… recipe-wise.

Gone Paleo (With the Occasional Faileo)

If you couldn’t tell, I’ve been taking a few months off from the kitchen. Combine the chef’s version of writer’s block with getting Lulu & the Box launched, and what do you get? Radio silence.

Here's a picture of Busch Stadium... because what's more American than a midwestern landmark in the background of a baseball stadium named for one of the country's largest brewers? Here’s a picture of Busch Stadium… because what’s more American than a midwestern landmark in the background of a baseball stadium named for one of the country’s largest brewers?

Welp, a long weekend is upon us! Tis the season to put on your swimsuit, scream ‘Merica at the top of your lungs, drink adult beverages and celebrate your freedom to wear panda bear pajama pants in public… although I hope you rethink that decision and don’t.

Not sure what to make for that picnic you’re having or invited to this weekend? Here’s a roundup of some of my favorites.

Click on the photo to be taken directly to the recipe.

On the Grill

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Meat & veggies over…

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WMTM Alert! – 7/2/15

So I slacked on the WMTM Alert last week. Instead of posting up at my laptop on my lunch break, I was too busy doing fun things like taking the day off from work to play on rocks and drink epic juice. See? Anyhow, I'm here for ya this week. Starting count is pretty high,… Continue reading WMTM Alert! – 7/2/15

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This Week’s Upload: What the Sport, Solid CRBs & Shiny Thing(s)

Life is funny. Like, how on 3.5 hours of sleep, sitting on a plane all day, fueled by airport cheeseburger sliders, 2 beers and some Raisinets, I ran 5 miles when I got home from St. Louis last night and felt like a million bucks. Today, after 8+ hours of sleep and a salad for lunch,… Continue reading This Week’s Upload: What the Sport, Solid CRBs & Shiny Thing(s)

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How to Get Away With Wearing Lululemon to Work

I'm a member of Corporate America by choice, because I love my job and blogging doesn't pay the bills. When I'm not on the road and am living the cube life, I like to push that business casual envelope about as far as I can. Also, sometimes my office is a stadium, so I can drop the 'business' part… Continue reading How to Get Away With Wearing Lululemon to Work

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The Fitting Room: Twist Iris Flower Inspire Tight & Pleat to Street Skirt

Time for another dose for some fitting room fun. This time, I shimmied my way into some of the new Twist Iris Flower Inspire TIGHTS, and wanted to see where the Pleat to Street Skirt would rank on the scale from cute coverage to full moon.  Inspire Tight You know what's fun about the patterned woven… Continue reading The Fitting Room: Twist Iris Flower Inspire Tight & Pleat to Street Skirt

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Lululemon Recall: Watch Your Face!

Heads up to the owners of 19 different pieces of lulu! According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, it's a recall; Lululemon calls it a 'Safety Notice'. Either way, it involves stretchy draw cords getting caught on things and snapping back to hit you square in the face. Not fun. Link to the USCPSC… Continue reading Lululemon Recall: Watch Your Face!

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This Week’s Upload: Squeeee!

A wise man named Justin Timberlake once said, "what goes around comes around". Well, upload pulled a total 180 this week. After practically falling asleep at my laptop over last week's lineup, this week had me all... Anyhow, Instead of struggling to pick 5 favorites of the bunch like last week... this week I had… Continue reading This Week’s Upload: Squeeee!