What are you as much as this weekend? We’re going to our good friend’s birthday dinner, and our job is to deliver a pitcher of margaritas. She’s additionally letting me arrive early to rock her child to sleep, eeeeeps! Hope you will have an excellent one, and listed below are just a few enjoyable hyperlinks from across the net…
LOVE these images of ladies cold-swimming in Maine. They name themselves “ice mermaids.” (NYTimes, reward hyperlink)
Laughed via this podcast episode with Conan O’Brien and B.J. Novak.
Such a fairly skirt.
Photographs of a younger Black boy in America. “In my photograph Deep Sleep, it appears like my son is sleeping, and it’s lovely. However for me, the picture additionally has this postmortem look. It reveals my fears of him not coming dwelling at some point and having to bury him, like so many different Black dad and mom have. There are issues I’m already educating him that different children his age usually are not considering of. Like, Hey, we in all probability shouldn’t put on a hoodie at evening. On the similar time, he’s just a bit boy in the USA.” (The Atlantic)
Would you paint your lounge ceiling?
This Instagram account made me snort out loud.
Our partnerships director Maureen has appeared insanely glowy on our latest calls. When requested for her secret, she revealed she’s been utilizing this moisturizer. Have you ever tried it?
Yum, a really crouton-y salad.
By no means Have I Ever’s Maitreyi Ramakrishnan shares her magnificence routine. She talks about nostril rings, colorism, and her grandma’s eyeliner recommendation. (Vogue)
Is lingerie coming into an age of innocence? (Elle)
Plus, three reader feedback:
Says Emily on 5 issues in your kitchen that you just’d by no means be caught with out: “My expensive husband who brings his personal lime to Chipotle. You learn that proper: he takes a complete lime as a result of ‘generally they are often stingy.’ As soon as I requested how he cuts it and he confirmed utilizing a plastic knife, which had me in stitches. Are you able to think about sawing away with a plastic knife to chop a lime? In a Chipotle!? I die. Couldn’t love him extra!”
Says Andrea on what are your each day rituals: “My Serbian grandparents lived with us whereas I used to be rising up, and their morning ritual was what they referred to as an ‘open eye’ – a sizzling wax pepper, cooked and sliced; a clove of garlic; and a shot of whiskey. It was regular to me in each approach till a good friend spent the evening in highschool. She requested, ‘Are your grandparents doing photographs for breakfast?’ I had by no means considered it that approach, however I couldn’t assist laughing. Sure, I assume they’re. They handed a very long time in the past, however from time to time, on Serbian holidays, I’ll have a shot of whiskey and a clove of garlic with my husband, and it jogs my memory of them sitting on the kitchen desk every morning, making time for one another. And the way what some may even see as odd, and even decide, is a pure and delightful a part of one other’s life.”
Says Alyssa on what are your each day rituals: “I don’t know why, however studying the feedback on this put up made me teary! Persons are so foolish and great and complex and lovely.”