Saturday Small Talk

What are you up to this fine, summer weekend? We’re taking ourselves to the beach, and then out to dinner with friends. My brain has been frantically swirling with ideas for a new projects this past week, so an afternoon to disconnect will be lovely.

In case you missed it….making your own taco seasoning and 7 summer podcasts worth checking out.

Other fun links from around the internet….

Many millionaires continue to live pretty frugal lifestyles, despite their financial success.

Go outside.

After 10 years, what wedding registry gifts do you still have? (via Cup of Jo)

Airbnb for boats!

Maybe we should stop looking at college strictly as a commodity. It’s about more than return on your financial investment.

A video cleverly depicting the last 100 years of female fashion.

Speaking of, 19th century hairstyles–animated.

Saying no can be hard, but it’s almost always worth it.

Michael Hyatt’s podcast was on point this week–the importance of the words we choose to say.

 

Saturday Small Talk

I’m sitting here, still snuggled in bed, looking out our window at the snow clinging to the evergreens. This is what Saturday mornings are all about. Pretty soon here, there will be pancakes to eat, some projects to work on, and then we’re taking to the woods with our snowshoes. Glorious day!

Thanks to a small gig I have, I’ve been introduced to the brilliance and wisdom that is Michael Hyatt. Here are some tips for how to shave 10 hours off your work week.

Seven Foods a Nutritionist would never eat. I have to say, I’m disappointed to hear sad tidings about rice cakes.

Successful people do some key things before breakfast. While I feel this author has a lot more time in her mornings than I do (and it’s not because I sleep in!), this article will give you some food for thought.

In general, Fast Company seems to be a great site! Great variety, catchy design, awesome photos.

Last weekend in the great, white northland, we made pancakes on the griddle and flipped them with this lovely spatula. I’m ordering one. Today, probably.

Happy Saturday!