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A Secret to Good Habits and Happiness? Know Your Zone.
The Muscle-Flexing, Mind-Blowing Book Girls Will Inherit The Earth | NPR
Perennial Favorite Internet Thing of mine, now in a handy new roundup: 50 Incredible Tattoos Inspired By Books | Buzzfeed
50 Incredible Tattoos Inspired By Books
Need an Emergency Energy Boost? Try These 9 Tips. | The Happiness Project
Need an Emergency Energy Boost? Try These 9 Tips.
Ahmoo, tiddlin’ lamb, garley-gut, and other words used in the county of Wiltshire.
Paris Review – Glossary of Wiltshire Words, Dan Piepenbring
The rise of mending: how Britain learned to repair clothes again | The Guardian
The rise of mending: how Britain learned to repair clothes again
The Secret History Of Britney Spears' Lost Album | BuzzFeed
The Problem of Reinventing Spectacles | BBC News
Why the Smart Reading Device of the Future May Be … Paper - Yet in a world of screen ubiquity, many people still prefer to do their serious reading on paper. Count me among them. When I need to read deeply—when I want to lose myself in a story or an intellectual journey, when focus & comprehension are paramount—I still turn to paper.
Why the Smart Reading Device of the Future May Be … Paper | The Science of Reading | WIRED
Synopsis In a world where we are expected to conform to a common culture, some people who've developed differently can find themselves feeling out of sync with their peers and the world in general. Sometimes this can result in a feeling of being "out of time" as well. What do you do when you're drawn to literature and culture of centuries past?
On Being A Person Out of Sync and Out of Time | The Creativity Post
The Best Hairstyles In Art History: intothegloss.com/...
Never Mispronounce A Fashion Designer's Name Again
What’s the Point of Decorative Patterns on Mattresses? | Mental Floss
Prowling for Tunes - Lexie Winslow | I'm a music fiend, constantly on the search for the next great song. There's a method to my madness. Bonus, a mini playlist of my current faves.
Quick Restful Remedy: How to Get the Most Efficient Nap (No, Really!) | Apartment Therapy
Into the Gloss: Chunky Lip Pencils Invade Drugstores | It's nice to be a young, self-made thousandaire, and sometimes I deserve off-brand iPod earphones and a Revlon ColorBurst Lacquer Balm.
The Wire | Paging Bradley Cooper's Lawyers: He Might Own Ellen's Famous Oscar Selfie | Weird and wonderful exploration of the intellectual property implications of "the selfie seen 'round the world"