• Culture,  Living,  Style

    The Tangentier’s Favorite Things from 2019

    Is there anything more fun than coming across something that delights you? I was fortunate to have many of these discoveries in 2019, and I’m sharing some of my favorites with you below. I’ve put them in categories as best as I could, but there is some inevitable crossover, as a love in one category will often tangent to another. Beauty There was a time when I had a more than a cabinet full of makeup, but in recent years I’ve become more selective in…

  • Living

    Expressing Gratitude for 2019, Tangentier-Style

    A few weeks ago I presented you with an invitation. So, did you take me up on it? Did you think about what good things, big, small or average entered your life in 2019? Did you also think about how they got there? Perhaps a friend sent you a link? Or you literally walked into it? (Large bump on forehead, but hey – the apartment of your dreams!) Maybe you talked with a stranger about a book you weren’t crazy about, which prompted her to…