The sun is shining, the birds are singing, and I’m going to catch and release all the dust bunnies under my bed this weekend. SPRING!
Facebook Friends Without Benefits – “Best-case scenario: everyone is watching you; worst-case scenario: everyone is watching you. But, the most-likely scenario is that no one is watching you as closely as you are watching yourself.”
Article about the Cville Bike Lab – I love hearing stories of all the entrepreneurs in this town!
I really needed to see this, since I only follow one of those rules right now. – Preventative Sewing Machine Maintenance
John Carter was DOOMED! Strangely, this article makes me want to see the movie now.
Let’s go here.
Would you rather be famous or amazing? Very good question.
A Star is Reborn – I think the brutal honesty of recovering addicts is intoxicating. (See what I did there? Poor taste?)
I have pieces that are unique pieces that I will never wear again, because life is different now, you know. I used to fax a lot, but people don’t have faxes anymore.
Did you know how entertaining Karl Lagerfield is? Well, now you do. (Quoted above and below.)
I hate the word routine. What I hate most is when you have to look at your watch and get in a hurry to change for dinner, if you have an important dinner. Every dinner is important; you should never be without a dinner, but this I’m a little tired of. I did a lot of it in my life.
GORGEOUS: Stamen Maps
Do you have trouble with this? Being OK with things as they are.
Since I always have a link to either Dana Tanamachi or The Great Discontent, it’s only appropriate that I share when they feature her. Here’s one (of many) nuggets of wisdom:
When someone sees something in you and they have the courage to speak it out, it changes everything. I learned the other month that the root of “encourage” literally means to put courage into someone. That is what my community does. I’ve learned from them that if you see something special or unique in someone, don’t just think it—tell them. Our words hold a lot of power.