Don't dream it, be it.
playnice: Pep Talk: Why not be what you wish you were? Wish you were a hat person…the kind of person who wears hats? Then I think you ought to wear a hat today. It’s Saturday, for christssake, wear two hats! If you try it and it makes you uncomfortable, you can stop. People, even people not named Madonna, reinvent themselves all the time (come on out, gorgeous!) and their friends adapt and...
This is a wonderful time.
playnice: Pep Talk: You’re no stranger to counting your blessings. You’re well aware of how good you’ve got it. By virtue of being alive at this point in history, you get to benefit from rights and modern conveniences that past generations only dreamed of. With your kindness and considerate actions, you’re gradually improving conditions for future generations too. Today remind yourself: This is...
What Causes Vivid Dreams? →
“Recently, I went through a period of having nightly dreams that were so vivid and frightening that I would wake up in a battle stance against my imaginary attackers, only to find my cat staring at me like she desperately wanted a new owner. Nightmares are one thing, but these were so lifelike, it took me a while to separate the dream from reality after waking. I still recall each sensory...
GOOP January Newsletter →
THIS has shaped my butt like no tomorrow. Thank you, Gwyneth Paltrow. yes, I’m fully aware that rhymes. p.s., you were totally kickass in Shakespeare in Love. You made me fall in love with Joseph Fiennes.
Obama Signs Executive Order Benefiting American... →
Thus why it’s always good to have a good, black woman behind you. I almost wish I was pregnant with my first daughter right now so she could experience being a US citizen under Barack Obama’s presidency, I’m just so proud. But that’ll(getting pregnant, baby mama business) will have to wait.
The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to...– On the Road, Jack Kerouac
You give improvements time to fit.
playnice: Pep Talk: When you get your jeans out of the dryer and they’re all tight and different, it’s uncomfortable at first. Yet despite the unhappiness associated with constricting pants, you recognize that clean is an improvement and you accept that eventually your beloved jeans will fit easily again. Thanks for going with me on this simile because lots of improvements are like freshly...
pretty love, on the windowsill.
“I mean, other than your eyes, which are like an inviting, intoxicating cup of colombian coffee, your smile is. Beautiful. Unique. You.” The words I’ve always wanted uttered to me, but it was by the wrong boy. Or was it? All I know is, love has never seemed less captivating. In spring of all seasons!
okay, the uterus pangs need to stopppppp.
I’m about to go check out the first of many houses my roommates and I have to visit today. Ah, the first tinges of adulthood.
Stephen Colbert & Conan O’ Brien attempt to have a dance-off before O’Brien’s long-awaited(or long-dreaded) departure. DANCE-OFF!
Vegetarian Diet Could Cut Climate Change Mitigation Costs by 70%, If Enough Of Us Make the Switch : TreeHugger For years, I’ve constantly been trying to shift over into a more vegetarian diet, even going so far to declare a nutrition minor while I revamped my major and while I’ve learned(& incorporated) amazingly essential concepts, there’s one thing I’ve yet to...
American Adults Flunk Basic Science →
iwilleatyou: Only 53% of adults know how long it takes for the Earth to revolve around the Sun. Only 59% of adults know that the earliest humans and dinosaurs did not live at the same time. Only 47% of adults can roughly approximate the percent of the Earth’s surface that is covered with water.* Only 21% of adults answered all three questions correctly. Being a biomedical sciences major,...
I don’t think creativity is coming to an end. I think creativity is increasing...– Scott Adams (via peterwknox)
When life gives you lemons, you paint that shit gold.– Carrie Suggs.
Moleskine Notebooks →
I may be of the goldenbrownskin genre, but I can tell you this(as well my wacky friends) that I’m as white as they come. I love everything that’s mentioned on this list and quite shamelessly - hell, I don’t even understand ebonics half the time. But moleskine notebooks? CAN EVERYONE GIVE ME A HOLLER ON THAT ONE? (fail.) I’ve been hopelessly addicted to those thingies...
It does not matter how slow you go so long as you do not stop.– Wisdom of Confucius