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How mosquitoes balance a lot of beef

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#fashionover50 mature woman wearing white jeans with motorcycle jacket for the office
Side view of outfit of London white denim boyfriend jeans with Brooks Brothers sweater, Jacket Society motorcycle jacket, Jaeger tote, Ralph Lauren pumps and DIY pendant necklace (all own)

Mosquito alert

Mosquitoes are really bad this year here in College, Alaska. Just walking 10 yards (~9 m) from the door to the car was enough to provide supper for probably ten of them. Ok, ok, from a mathematical point of view, ten are negligible compared to the whole crowd of mosquitoes in Alaska. I hear you.

Biologists estimate that there are about 17.5 trillion mosquitoes in Alaska! A mosquito weighs about 0.0000055 lbs (2.494758035 milligram) each. Thus, the total weight of all Alaska mosquitoes is about 96 million lbs (43.5449 million kg)!

The average weight of an adult Holstein cow is about 1,500 lbs (1000 kg). Thus, Alaska’s mosquitoes weigh as much as nearly 43545 cows! Thus, about 4,018,831 mosquitoes weigh as much as a Holstein cow. I am still thinking whether I would prefer those mosquitoes to be cows.

On a different thought, I should buy a mosquito net or jacket. In Alaska, you would need a furnace in the cow stable.

#styleover50 mature woman in casual outfit
London white denim boyfriend jeans with Brooks Brothers sweater, Jacket Society motorcycle jacket, Jaeger tote, Ralph Lauren pumps and DIY pendant necklace (all own)

Casual Friday work outfit with white denim


It’s Friday. Thus, I went for white boyfriend jeans with a dark navy sweater and a motorcycle jacket. The jacket is more for style and as a cover-up in case the air conditioning is overachieving. ; ) I like to add feminine pointy toe pumps to an otherwise casual outfit to keep the look polished.

#over40fashion mature woman in work outfit for Casual Friday
London white denim boyfriend jeans with Brooks Brothers sweater, Ralph Lauren pumps and DIY pendant necklace (all own)

How do you keep your Casual Friday work outfit polished? Send me an email or linkup an example at this week’s Top of the World Style linkup party in addition to your OOTD.

You can find other inspirations how to style white pants in a black and white look with a pop of color and how to wear white after Labor Day.

#styleover50 mature woman in Casual Friday office look
Front view of casual work outfit with London white denim boyfriend jeans, Brooks Brothers sweater, Ralph Lauren pumps and DIY pendant necklace (all own)

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Photos: G. Kramm (2015)

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