What are you as much as this weekend? We’re going to our buddy’s birthday dinner, and our job is to carry a pitcher of margaritas. She’s additionally letting me arrive early to rock her child to sleep, eeeeeps! Hope you might have a very good one, and listed here are a number of enjoyable hyperlinks from across the net…
LOVE these pictures of girls cold-swimming in Maine. They name themselves “ice mermaids.” (NYTimes, reward hyperlink)
Laughed by this podcast episode with Conan O’Brien and B.J. Novak.
Such a reasonably skirt.
Images of a younger Black boy in America. “In my photograph Deep Sleep, it seems to be 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 sooner or later and having to bury him, like so many different Black dad and mom have. There are issues I’m already educating him that different youngsters his age will not be considering of. Like, Hey, we in all probability shouldn’t put on a hoodie at night time. On the identical time, he’s just a bit boy in the US.” (The Atlantic)
Would you paint your lounge ceiling?
This Instagram account made me chortle out loud.
Our partnerships director Maureen has seemed 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 getting 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 pricey husband who brings his personal lime to Chipotle. You learn that proper: he takes a complete lime as a result of ‘typically 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 known 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 method till a buddy spent the night time in highschool. She requested, ‘Are your grandparents doing photographs for breakfast?’ I had by no means considered it that method, however I couldn’t assist laughing. Sure, I suppose 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 might 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 publish made me teary! Individuals are so foolish and great and sophisticated and lovely.”