I wasn’t planning on doing any red carpet breakdowns. There are a million other beauty sites where you can easily find a cut and paste press release with an SEO optimized title, and I vowed to stop doing those a few months back. But I was genuinely curious about Claire Danes’s hair, mostly because it’s a style I want to replicate on my own down the line…
Of all the intensive conditioners in intensive conditioner land, the one that I’ve found myself reaching for over and over again recently is Redken Color Extend Magnetics Deep Attraction Color Captivating Treatment for Color-Treated Hair.
Whew! Try saying that five times fast.
Long-time readers have noticed that I’ve been scaling back on the personal posts this year. It’s literally been the best year of my entire life, but I haven’t posted about it very much–no wedding photos!–which is SO not me.
Now, after months of being coy and hinting at exciting news to come, I can finally reveal the reason for the aloofness:
Erik and I have been filming a reality TV show for Bravo!
Good news: I have been rocking the Wisteria writing recently. My completed draft is due in a few months and I’m making mega progress.
Bad news: I haven’t had enough time to write here. I’m waving the white flag and carving out 10 minutes to do a post about the lack of posting. Meta, no?
So, here are the highlights…
Erik and I looked at the calendar a few days ago and realized that it’s been an entire year since we went to Hong Kong for our honeymoon – how time flies! We also traveled to Australia and New Zealand, two places that are near and dear to my heart, but our time in Hong Kong was particularly magical. It’s a magical city!
The week between Christmas and New Year’s is known as WinterFest, with over-the-top light spectacles on seemingly every building and around every corner. Christmas is a big deal in Hong Kong–seriously, there are decorations, trees, and lights everywhere–but it’s really all leading up to New Year’s Eve. New York and Sydney get all the NYE love, but if you can make it to Hong Kong once in your life for a New Year’s celebration there, I urge you! Here, a few of our favorite moments from last year: