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The Sunday Edition: Links of August 18, 2013

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1. I love this bicycle ride-in espresso bar – so cool!

2. This is an oldie, but a great one – 25 reasons why you should dress up everyday!

3. Gingerbread cookie dough truffles. Count me in.

4. Buzzfeed’s 39 easy ways to decorate your walls is really inspiring.

5. Four words: triple. chocolate. mousse. cakes. Enough said.

6. These photos are portraits of family members without people. Very cool.

7. This latte art is incredible.

8. Another cool card DIY – using just a pin.

9. This is a really interesting photo project of girls and their rooms.

Favorite Song: Boomerang by Lucy Schwartz



The Sunday Edition: Links of August 11, 2013

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1. Can you solve these 10 of the most difficult logic problems?

2. Did you know that this is a coffee berry. Here are 25 things you never knew about coffee.

3. This random book dispenser is literally so awesome. You’d need to go 112 million times to collect all the books.

4. I love this baby and his selfies.

5. I’m seriously addicted to crepes and here’s a good recipe to make them without being in France.

6. These hats are so cool; I especially like the zipper one.

7. A DIY girly bow tie!

8. These once in a lifetime shots are incredible. I love the kids with the Pepsi and mentos explosion.

9. These are some secrets learned at makeup school.

Song of the Week: Straw Hat by the Ceremonies 

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The Sunday Edition: Links of August 4, 2013

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1. It’s crazy to see how much parents and their children look alike after looking at these pictures of relatives mashed together.

2. Is it a painting? Or is it a couch? It’s actually both!

3. Finally, cookie dough that is safe to eat. Am I the only one that likes cookie dough more than cookies?

4. And if you’re still hungry, here’s a recipe for black-bottomed coconut bars.

5. “Do her guests keep their hats on? They do in all cosmopolitan places.” Sage advice from a 1924 Vogue.

6. Would you ever get a tattoo to memorialize your travels? Here are 99 other little things travel has taught this writer.

7. I’m obsessed with these DIY marbled glasses!

8. I can’t wait to try these hairstyles out. I love the side twist fishtail one.

9. These abstract interpretations of cities are so interesting. New York is so organized-looking.

Favorite Song: Army of Two by Olly Murs and Elle Me Dit by Mika

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The Sunday Edition: Links of July 28, 2013

photo (12)1. This DIY leaf bowl is perfect for fall. It looks so cool!

2. I cannot wait to try these red velvet and cheesecake brownies.

3. Hair & Make-up by Steph has some great hair and makeup tutorials. I really like the braided topsy tail.

4. As someone who may be a little obsessed with envelope clutches, this tutorial for a DIY envelope clutch is fun and easy to follow.

5. This logo cost $1,800,000 whereas the Google logo was completely free. A logo is such an important part of a business’s image, so it’s really cool to see how they came up with them.

6. I love the different ways you can use chalkboard paint.

7. This is a flat drip brewing method used in India and Korea, creating an espresso/coffee blend type drink. Here are some other ways of making coffee.

8. This awesome street artist puts fake geodes throughout cities. So amazing!

9. Maybe I like this because I’m a science geek, but this artist does amazing art in petri dishes (normally used for biological experiments). It’s so interesting to see something I use all the time as a tool for artwork.

Favorite Song of the Week: Salty Sweet by MS MR



The Sunday Edition: July 21, 2013

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1. These wooden gems look totally real and you could do a lot with them.

2. Although I could totally feel like the embroider knee highs could become a trend, it’s cool to see 15 fashion trends from the past that designers haven’t used.

3. I love my electronics, but this might be taking it a little too far.

4. These resumes are so awesome. I like the envelope one!

5. A mug with a cookie slot – that sounds amazing! These coffee mugs are so fun!

6. Would you have ever guessed that’s chalk? Here are some common things under a microscope!

7. Can you believe this is made of chocolate, sugar, feathers, and cotton? I love this artist’s work.

8. I really want to make this bracelet made out of a fork!

9. Cannolis are good. Cannoli dip is even better.

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The Sunday Edition: July 14, 2013

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1. This scarf is so cool and easy to DIY. I love that she used phrases from Shakespeare’s Sonnet 47!

2. This collection of nail art tutorials is incredible. I love the Take on Dots and Popcorn.

3. I’m obsessed with the street art photos on this page. I especially like the little people climbing on the stairs.

4. These photos of people born equal but who ended up in completely different situations is incredibly powerful.

5. My mouth is watering as I’m looking at these tres leches cupcakes.

6. I love these magazines turned envelopes – such a cool way to personalize letters with something easy to find!

7. This little girl’s reaction to her birthday present is so adorable!

8. All these new travel startups are really cool! FindMyInt sounds so awesome.

9. A fascinating look at what the future will look like in the next 150 years! It would be so creepy to be able to touch each other through smart phones.

Favorite song of the moment: Mind Your Manners by Chiddy Bang ft. Icona Pop.


The Sunday Edition: Links of July 7, 2013

Welcome to another Sunday Edition! Click on the links below to see all the fun stuff I’ve found this week!
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1. Does your coffee taste match your personality? Apparently, I’m a gossip who wants a long chat or an ex-tea drinker.

2. Have you ever repurposed an item into something completely different? I’m kind of obsessed with the globe turned bowl!

3. One cupcake for every day of the month – today’s is a lemon cupcake with jam filling! Yum.

4. I really want this giant rubber duckie.

5. I seriously want every single one of these dream closets. So awesome.

6. I love, love these macrame bracelets and they don’t look too hard to make!

7. All of these DIY beauty tips look fun and easy.

8. These DIY scratch off cards would make awesome invitations!

9. This cathedral made from 55,000 LED lights is awesome, but the pictures are even better.

Back from the eighties, this is my weekly favorite: Bust It