Monday Musings | June 2018

Homemade popsicles with these.

In honor of mothers, five photographers documented five mothers giving birth in five countries around the world.

I received this chocolate gift from a student.  Love what they stand for...and it was delicious.

This classic ring.

I love these mini toothbrushes for on the go.

this recipe...burrata with lentils and basil vinaigrette

Chalk Party Outdoor Art Set

These are indeed salt evaporation fields and not abstract paintings.

The Nordstrom Half Yearly started.  Is always a favorite time to purchase in season marked down clothing as they make room for Fall.  Of course I manage to find the items not on sale like this suit.  I also have this one from last year...an all time favorite.

How Nutrition Affects Teens' Mental Health

This is America. (viewer discretion advised).  So many hidden messages to include 17 seconds of silence.  Here is a breakdown in case you missed any.

A crisp white blouse with a twist.

I Side With...have you taken this quiz?  And don't forget to vote.  Locally.  It matters.

Meditation app.  This helps me if I can't sleep.

A halter jumpsuit.  Or this one in chambray.

My cousin doing great things for Athleta by becoming a Certified B Corporation. "Samway confirms that the certification is just the beginning of Athleta’s journey to focus the business’s efforts on being a force for good."

 

 

Monday Musings | September 2017

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Happy Labor Day...a few links, if you are bored...

We started Ozark on Netflix, but it has me filled with angst.  (I need a break from all of that in our current climate).  This documentary, filmed locally in Baltimore looks more appealing and I can't wait to see. 

Cooler weather has me excited about soup.  This chowder looks good.

"As my son’s limitations became clearer, I found it harder every year
to write a vision statement for his I.E.P. Then he showed us how."  Love.  

Hurricane Harvey.  Giving money here, because...in their mission statement.  "...we meet human needs in His name without discrimination".

Flooding trapped workers at a Mexican bakery for two days. They spent it baking for Harvey victims.

I love these jeans and loafers.  Even better than that, they are at my favorite local boutique.  Ask for Wendy.

12 Things That Will Be Cheaper At Whole Foods Starting Now

Influenced by biases against urban education, parents are moving away from city schools and contributing to segregation in the process.

Listening to Like a Sinking Stone, Isaac Alexander.

New research shows one kind of teenage friendship is more likely to result in a happier, healthier adulthood.

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.  Easy way to call your rep and have your voice heard.

After a hike in Maine last summer, I am ready to explore more on foot.  Walks of a Lifetime might serve as a good source.

How Kids’ Sports Became a $15 Billion Industry

This feed has me crying tears of laughter.

This skateboard video, about determination.