Tag: work

Reflections: First Month at The New Job

In case you didn’t know, I accepted a new job back in April, and I started that job May 20. I left a company, and industry, I had been part of for 7 years to dive headfirst into a completely…

A New Job Means Some Changes for SSC

I snuck a comment in last week’s Random Outfits post about accepting a job offer recently.  It was pretty subtle, and you might have even missed it.  Recently, after some intense internal dialogue, soul-searching, and discussion with my husband, I made…

Random Outfits: August

Random Outfits: August 18

Wow! I can’t believe it’s already September! It seems like just yesterday I was blogging about fall fashion, and here we are just a week and a half away from the first day of autumn.  Crazy!  Anyways, this is a…

Random Outfits: July

Random Outfits: July - Wedding

Normally I do my Random Outfits posts at the beginning of the month following the one I’m showcasing.  But I’ve decided not to photograph today’s outfit, so I’ll just finish off this month of posting with a look at what…

Wordless Wednesday: Office Essentials

SSC’s Office Essentials: 1. Nail Files; 2. GAP City Flats; 3. Rose Salve Lip Balm; 4. Clear Nail Polish; 5. Water Bottle; 6. Hand Sanitizer; 7. Moisturizing Lotion; 8. Cardigan; 9. Assorted Sharpies; 10. Fun Notebook; 11. Stress Relief; 12.…

Things That Should Never Be Worn to Work

There are certain things that I feel should never be worn in an office environment, regardless of how casual your office is.  They’re items of clothing that just aren’t office-friendly, and should be left at home for other, non-work activities.…

Workday Rules: Their Dress Code & Mine

When I first moved from college into the workforce, I worked in a “business casual” office. Their dress code included things like “no sneakers ever” and “no blue jeans except on Friday”.  There were a few instances where I pushed…

FBFF: Giving Thanks

Today’s Fashion/Beauty Friend Friday asks, “What are the things you are most thankful for right now?”. To keep it short, I am thankful for love, health, and work.  I’ll expand, but just a little bit. Love I am thankful to have…