Why Women Are Leaving Men For Other Women →
“‘I have been with men all my life and had never met a woman I had fallen in love with before,’ she told the Daily Mirror. ‘But when I did, it didn’t seem so strange. It didn’t change who I am. I’m just a woman who fell in love with a woman.’”
today i am grateful for: craft projects with my mom my ukulele a community of women baking zucchini bread yogi tea communicating gardening dancing humour lying in the sun with my cat gardenias flip flops the french language seeing my mom smile chipotle maple glaze having my hair done professionally rock star’s ex-wifes who are also hair stylists friends visiting from out of...
We believe that feminism is innately transgendered, as it works to discomfit and...– Francesca Austin Ochoa, Editor of ART XX Magazine (via sylviasrevenge) (via the-activista) (via sexismandthecity)
Patriarchy: we’re soaking in it. Me too. (…) And the entire reason that I...– XXBlaze (via sexismandthecity)
camouflage stepping body
a poem by michelle deyden (a name to remember) itsthemusicpeople: He’s clad in camouflage stepping out the fuselage; hundreds like him Heads high laced with dog tags and he knows only knowing through body only returning to her(e) is returning to himself is returning to where he left: his torso angled, leg joints agile feet like an angel and every bit fragile as his eyelashes catch grained sand...
Seven Women Who Could Beat Palin to the White... →
sporksandthings: Dear God - only seven?
Harry Potter and the Pint of Liquid Courage →
“In scene after scene, the young wizards and their adult professors are seen sipping, gulping and pouring various forms of alcohol to calm their nerves, fortify their courage or comfort their sorrows.”
I Heart Guts →
I want to buy everything in their store. SO CUTE.
today i am grateful for: charlie chaplin garlic dancing movies about food/cooking chocolate ginger ale cake quiet days sharing recipes pen pals etsy & diy crafters conversation with the gardeners at rudolf steiner college hugs yogi tea old friends stopping by the house unexpectedly sharing with my mom the smell of books upcycling “garbage” the beautiful breeze...
Audience Picks: 100 Best Beach Books Ever →
I guess I am one of these NPR “book types” because there is only ONE of these books I have not read (on the beach or otherwise). It is now on my reading list :) Thanks, NPR!
Jellyfish Stir Up Oceans, May Influence Climate →
“If the work is correct, then it could mean that they’re ferrying cold water to the surface and warm water into the depths of the sea with each feeding cycle. In the process, they may be taking dissolved carbon dioxide with them far beneath the sea, changing the overall carbon balance in the atmosphere.”
Food On Film: The Famished And The Feasts →
Not surprisingly, these are some of my favorite movies! Plus, the little youtube clips are adorable. I may make my own list of foodies movies soon.
Public Flogging Holds No Fear For Woman Who Dared... →
“She made her court appearance wearing the same green trousers that provoked her arrest. In another act of defiance she ensured the event would be a public spectacle embarrassing for the military dictatorship, by printing invitations and emailing hundreds of friends and supporters. She said she wanted the public present at her flogging if she is convicted. There were chaotic scenes and...
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Tonight I can write the saddest lines. Write, for example,’The night is...– Pablo Neruda
today i am grateful for: hilarious commercials (even if they don’t mean to be) wii sports resort! (particularly canoeing) smoothies the way facial masks peel off, like a sunburn without the pain calendula (for blisters, burns, scratches, whathaveyou) the “oldies” 90’s radio station seahorses t.s. elliot yarn tips web comics family sleeping in rudolf steiner ...
weetzie-bat: Seamus Heaney reading the first 85...
A thankful person is thankful under all circumstances. A complaining soul...– Dalai Lama (via maluna)
maluna: Love is the life of a soul It is the harmony of the universe Spread love wherever you go Let no one ever come to you, Without leaving better and happier Be the living expression of kindness, Kindness in your eyes Kindness in your smile Kindness in your touch Kindness in your whole being -Mother Teresa
Fictional Stars Get a 21st Century Facelift →
“An unusually large number of classic characters for children are being freshened up and reintroduced — on store shelves, on the Internet and on television screens — as their corporate owners try to cater to parents’ nostalgia and children’s YouTube-era sensibilities.” They are getting rid of Custard the cat??
today i am grateful for: burt’s bees chapstick making tea belly rubs running into childhood friends at work love letters finishing another book the american river baking blueberry lemon lavender muffins with lavender butter sore muscles crock pots giant fans seaweed slowly becoming a staple in my diet sitting down after an exhausting day at work listening to the be good tanyas ...
Homeless Man Leaves Behind Surprise: $4 Million →
“‘He just gave up all of the material things that we think we have to have,’ Belle says. ‘You know, I don’t know how we gauge happiness. What’s happy for you might not be happy for me. I never heard him complain.’”