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Holidays

ModCloth Monday: Get Yer Nog On

ModCloth Monday: Get Yer Nog On

What dress will you spill rum and eggnog on this year? It’s never too soon to decide, especially if we’re talking about shopping on ye olde internets. What would take Santa-upon-Sleigh approximately .0003 seconds to deliver will most likely take four weeks when using the “mere mortal” postal system. […]

Gather Victoria: Spring Equinox Celebration

Gather Victoria: Spring Equinox Celebration

Often, when a season bids us its quarterly adieu, I find myself muttering a symphony of “shouldas.” I shoulda had more picnics. I shoulda gone swimming in the sea more than once. I shoulda jumped in the pile of leaves, surprise hypodermic needles and all! […]

Christmas, Inside and Out

Christmas, Inside and Out

Snow still merits a hearty “whoop!” in Victoria, or at least in our house. Last year I don’t recall seeing a single flake, so I’m not about to be one of these grumblers who sees only slips and shivers in a dose of white. But […]