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El Segundo Brewing with Shaye

Two beer flights at El Segundo Brewing.

As much as I love quidditch, it’s becoming more of an excuse just to travel and see my friends. I headed to El Segundo Brewing to meet up with Shaye Lander, one of the original #BarcelosBros and an even bigger beer nerd than I am.

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2017 Year in Review: Career

I put off this edition of my Year in Review for last because it’s the hardest one to write. It means admitting failure, something I hate doing. That hardly makes me special; nobody likes feeling like they’ve fallen short. And yet, here I am. I have a pile of W2s waiting for me to do my taxes. Let’s find […]

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Stitch Fix #8 + #9: Last Boxes Ever?!

Was I becoming pickier? More disciplined? Bad at asking for things? I wasn’t sure.

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Stitch Fix #6 + #7: A Tale of Two Boxes

I can’t believe I’ve been doing this for over half a year now. But in that time, I think I can say that this series doesn’t belong in Barcelos Doesn’t Know anymore. I now know what I like, what’s work appropriate, and how to admit when something isn’t working.

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Stitch Fix #5: Still Learning What Works

After my last #BarcelosClothes installment, I started to think that I knew what I wanted and that this was no longer something I didn’t know. Then, this month reminded me that I still have some things to learn.

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Stitch Fix #4: Barcelos Knows What She Likes—and What She Doesn’t

You know that feeling when you love how something looks on the hanger but then cringe when you try it on? I had the Stitch Fix version of that with my fourth box.

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#BarcelosClothes: Third Time’s Not So Charming

As much as I’m starting to hate the word adulting, that’s what I feel like my wardrobe is in need of.

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#BarcelosClothes: StitchFix Box 1 + 2

As much as I’m starting to hate the word adulting, that’s what I feel like my wardrobe is in need of.

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#BarcelosClothes: My First Stitch Fix

As much as I’m starting to hate the word adulting, that’s what I feel like my wardrobe is in need of.

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52 in 52: Nineteen Eighty-Four

Yep, I’m definitely behind on this. One of these days I’m either going to stop overcommitting myself (unlikely), learn to set more realistic goals (somewhat less unlikely), or just accept that I may not meet every goal I set (most likely).

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