What are you as much as this weekend? We’re going to our buddy’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’ve got a great one, and listed here are a couple of enjoyable hyperlinks from across the net…
LOVE these photos of ladies cold-swimming in Maine. They name themselves “ice mermaids.” (NYTimes, present hyperlink)
Laughed via this podcast episode with Conan O’Brien and B.J. Novak.
Such a pretty skirt.
Photos of a young Black boy in America. “In my picture Deep Sleep, it seems 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 house in the future and having to bury him, like so many different Black mother and father 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 living room ceiling?
This Instagram account made me chortle out loud.
Our partnerships director Maureen has regarded 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 very crouton-y salad.
Never Have I Ever’s Maitreyi Ramakrishnan shares her beauty 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 five things in your kitchen that you’d never be caught without: “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 daily 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 means 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 means, however I couldn’t assist laughing. Sure, I suppose they’re. They handed a very long time in the past, however now and again, 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 choose, is a pure and delightful a part of one other’s life.”
Says Alyssa on what are your daily rituals: “I don’t know why, however studying the feedback on this put up made me teary! Persons are so foolish and great and sophisticated and lovely.”