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[Dear Diary] #QueensInExile

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It’s the time, it’s the season of copy room revelations.  My first tax season was All About Mary M., my second tax season was book research mode and now, as I have just... READ MORE

[Dear Diary] A List of Confessions

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Hey, remember Manic Mondays?  Remember how regular they were?  All full of glamour boards, recipes, annoyingly cloyingly cute antidotes about my life? It turns out, when one works for an accounting office, Monday... READ MORE

Last Day of The Mermaid & The Crow Semi-Annual Sale!

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From now until 11:59pm, save 25% with the code SPRING2017!  The next sale won’t be until November! Merino and Silk Nuno felted scarves, airy silk chiffon scarves and woven woolen scarves!  Luxurious hand poured beeswax candles.  Decadence is always a... READ MORE

Spring Semi-Annual Sale & Max II Update

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As ever, signal boosting is appreciated. First, the more fun part!  We usually do a Summer Semi-Annual Sale but frankly we are more in need right now.  We will be doing a Spring Semi-Annual... READ MORE

Max II’s Bladder Surgery

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So, nothing says “Oh hai, it’s your only day off!” like finding yourself in kitty ER on a Sunday.  Also equally exciting, hearing the phrase “it was like a bloody snowglobe” to describe... READ MORE

The Ethics of Glamour

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It’s tax season which is every bit as wretched as you expect it to be.  I’m on my feet for over nine hours a day in the goddamn copy room which is both... READ MORE

Achievement Unlocked: The Bedroom

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As you may recall, the end of last year found me in my usual existential crisis, tearing my bedroom apart like a psycho.  It was a lot of work, but completely worth it.... READ MORE

[Dear Diary] #QueensInExile

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It’s the time, it’s the season of copy room revelations.  My first tax season was All About Mary M., my second tax season was book research mode and now, as I have just finished listening to Three Sisters, Three Queens (eeeeeh, not … Continued

[Dear Diary] A List of Confessions

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Hey, remember Manic Mondays?  Remember how regular they were?  All full of glamour boards, recipes, annoyingly cloyingly cute antidotes about my life? It turns out, when one works for an accounting office, Monday is always the busiest day.  Always.  Dealing … Continued

Max II’s Bladder Surgery

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So, nothing says “Oh hai, it’s your only day off!” like finding yourself in kitty ER on a Sunday.  Also equally exciting, hearing the phrase “it was like a bloody snowglobe” to describe said procedure. On Saturday, Max was having … Continued

The Ethics of Glamour

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It’s tax season which is every bit as wretched as you expect it to be.  I’m on my feet for over nine hours a day in the goddamn copy room which is both a safe haven and a prison, depending … Continued

The Second Bath

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It’s been a non stop swirl of work and social obligations since the holidaze as we slowly plummet into tax season.  You can imagine my excitement when I would finally have a moment to relax with MamaFran after a weekend … Continued

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