Dreamt of a Bad Breakup


Dreamt a guy had taken me to a small restaurant, four small tables on either side of the dining room and two tables in the center.  The walls were covered in grey silk, bracketed dark gray metal was lowered from the ceiling with muted beige large round pendant lights.  My date was waiting for me … Continue reading Dreamt of a Bad Breakup

Men’s Fashion: October Fall Orange


Welcome to Fall! I've been waiting since spring to use this xl large faux Marc Jacobs tote in Orange! The other pieces I've acquired from Amazon and Poshmark. Today is the first day of Fall and orange shouts 'Fall' to me. There's the changing of the leaves, crisper mornings with mugs of cider and hot … Continue reading Men’s Fashion: October Fall Orange

Men’s Fashion: Half the Bags


Decided to start weeding my belongings for my (hopeful) move back to Seattle in the next year or so. (Currently on the waitlist for low-income housing in downtown Seattle, going in 3 years--which showcases the housing crisis for low-income Americans). I've packed up three shelves of books in anticipation of the move. I"d already donated … Continue reading Men’s Fashion: Half the Bags

Men’s Fashion: August Yellow


For August's Men's Fashion Bags, I have the Piel Leather Yellow Hobo Tote in back, reviewed here https://www.amazon.com/gp/customer-reviews/R38QMW68DF0C08/ref=cm_cr_dp_d_rvw_ttl?ie=UTF8&ASIN=B002A6H7BM, that is for longer trips out of home, carrying all the daily items covered in previous Men's Fashion articles. This is a HUGE tote! Too bad for Covid19 and home quarantine, I don't get to carry this … Continue reading Men’s Fashion: August Yellow

Men’s Fashion: All Season White


Summer is upon us officially, time for shorter clothes, brighter and shorter clothes. For the first part of Summer, I'm carrying a white tote bag with white accessories. These days in the 21st Century, White is all-season, thus, the white weekender I covered previously. This is a Forever 21 tote bag, big enough for a … Continue reading Men’s Fashion: All Season White

Men’s Fashion: Weekenders


For those times when we can travel again across  the county or the country for a weekend away, here are some ideas for you to consider. Here I have the  22" Piel Leather Rolling Garment bag in Black in the back, the 22" American Tourister duffle bag in Midnight Blue, the Forever 21 19" large … Continue reading Men’s Fashion: Weekenders

Men’s Fashion: All-Season Color Block Tote


Hello again, guys! This is the last Calvin Klein Sonoma Reversible North/South Tote! (Unless another goes on sale for ~$60!). Amazon Review Here: https://www.amazon.com/gp/customer-reviews/RXIHX5N2U04KL?ref=pf_ov_at_pdctrvw_srp See more Calvin Klein Articles here on the blog: https://brickoneil.com/?s=calvin+klein Since I've covered these totes ad nauseum, I'll not repeat the same information. Just going to reiterate that blues can be … Continue reading Men’s Fashion: All-Season Color Block Tote

Men’s Fashion: Bi-Seasonal Bags in Purple


This is the second Bi-Seasonal Bag article, In Purple. If you just want a few bags for to carry, shown above is an example of what you can carry. The Dusty Lilac Calvin Klein tote can be carried Spring-Summer and the Aubergine Calvin Klein Tote can be carried Fall-Winter. I've discussed the bags in previous … Continue reading Men’s Fashion: Bi-Seasonal Bags in Purple

Men’s Fashion: Spring Purples


Here is the Calvin Klein Sonoma North/South Reversible Tote in Dusty Lilac. Initially I didn't think the tote was durable or sturdy enough, read the review here https://www.amazon.com/gp/customer-reviews/RXIHX5N2U04KL?ref=pf_ov_at_pdctrvw_srp .  I added the black crossbody shoulder strap when the Poshmark seller didn't include the original one, however, I did get the tote for an extremely reasonable … Continue reading Men’s Fashion: Spring Purples

Updated Review: Asus Transformer T100HA


  March 20, 2020 Update 4: **** 4 Stars The Asus Transformer T100HA (2015, the Aqua computer on the right) has increased in usability value over the past few years, so the Transformer earns another 2 stars back. Thanks, in part, to continued Microsoft Updates, the T100HA has been running Windows 10 Home with all … Continue reading Updated Review: Asus Transformer T100HA