In my Pocket and elsewhere

"There is no one I'd rather..." card by Emily McDowell (click through to her Etsy)

I can often be found drowsily browsing the Feedly reader or Pinterest in the wee small hours. Feedly is integrated with the Pocket app, so I save things to look at later. Here are a few links from my RSS feeds and beyond that have piqued my interest recently.


I clean a yoga studio in exchange for free classes, but I still don't go as much as I'd like. I'm going to attempt to get in the habit of doing this ten minute sequence in the mornings. 

Jon Cherry writes about how to approach strangers for portraits.

A gorgeous star chart from Present & Correct.



Hello pretty throw from Nuraxi! French by Design was giving one away; I was too late.

What to watch on Netflix.

I love Lizzy Stewart's illustration style. Check out her latest zine If and When.


Feel like learning about the chemistry of powder formulations in cosmetics?

Book Depository's 100 Best Books EVER. I've only read twelve! Just gonna think that they're the best twelve.

I liked a lot of what Anna had to say about going makeup-less over at Vivianna Does Makeup, particularly the bit about makeup as an accessory. I know that a lot of women have a fraught relationship with cosmetics, and it's certainly not my place to judge anyone on much makeup someone wears or why they do it, but it's always good to have a reminder that makeup is meant to be fun! Especially for those of us who are privileged enough to not have to worry about people judging us on severe acne or vitiligo or other skin issues


I'm trying to eat more green things! It's hard! I really liked this guide to a healthy grocery list over at Into The Gloss.

One day I will do a pull-up.

Look at this lemon and coconut cake! From What Katie Ate.