Reading: Colm Tóibín’s Brooklyn
Video: The final season of Downton Abbey…and I’ve recently gotten hooked on The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Audio: Bowie, Bowie, Bowie.
Art: Reading about Romare Bearden for a freelance project
Drink: Egg Nog coffee beans from Empire Coffee & Tea, a Christmas present from Mr. TC
Eats & Treats: Homemade chia pudding with honey, nuts, and frozen berries.
Garb: This month is all about black wool knee-length dresses with black tights, chunky black heels, and print scarves.
Beauty Products: Still working on healing my skin after my December dermatitis attack, and adding LUSH’s wondrous Ultrabalm cleanser to my CeraVe regimen
Purchase: A new laptop case. It has a black-lace pattern. I am so predictable.
Pleasure: A long-overdue haircut!
Worry: Deadlines (as usual). The possibility of snow and ice finally arriving in full force.
Stray Thought: A first visit to any library is always a thrill for me.
Image: Kate Greenaway, Almanack for 1887, via New York Public Library Digital Collections.