New Frames

Today is the first day I’m wearing magnifying reading glasses … with my contacts.¬†Over the weekend, I went in for an eye exam and learned I need to wear them when working on the computer.

I find this hysterical and fascinating. I don’t entirely understand why I get such a kick out of this. I’ve been wearing prescription eyeglasses ever since the fourth grade. I began wearing contacts when I turned 18. To this day, I¬†alternate between the two, deciding to wear my glasses or my contact lenses based sometimes on fashion, but mostly on how willing I am to poke my eyeballs in the morning. Continue reading