October 3rd, 2008

Roseanne Rosanadana

Writer's Block: Work Clothes

Remember the bodysuit? Fashion designer Donna Karan, who changed the way career women dressed in the 1980s, turns 60 today. Office dress codes have relaxed since then, but every workplace has its own rules. What passes for appropriate where you work? Is there anything you can't wear to work?

I'm a dogwalker; every day is dress-down day.
Jerry with cap

Don't breed or buy!

All three of my dogs have been shelter dogs, and all have been purebreds. I wish people would realize that "boutique" dogs are not more "special" than other dogs; they're often sick and have genetic defects. No one ever loves you like a shelter pet!