And there are times when we are lying in bed and I look over and sort of have a start. Because I realize here is this other person who is separate and different and has different memories and backgrounds and thoughts and feelings. It’s that tension between familiarity and mystery that makes for something strong, because, even as you build a life of trust and comfort and mutual support, you retain some sense of surprise or wonder about the other person."Someday I want a secret spiral wine cellar. Via Gala Darling, this Alice in Wonderland Explorer Box is brilliantly executed and possibly the best gift ever given. Conceived by the awesome art of AlexCF. Uhhh . . . Plastic Dinosaur Rings!!! Okay, they're super cheesy, but I think pop pillows are kind of fun. Via @crowdSPRING. I wish I could live my life surrounded by the things Lovely Package features.
Before we go any further with today, you must watch this. It turned my entire day around:
I've written about how I love the Secret Society of List Addicts before and you can see my guest list up today!
I hold the utmost respect for Street performers. They must brave the elements, nasty locals, and stingy tourists. Here's a great story and photos of living statues.
A hard look at the worst foods in America in 2009
This online Buddha machine is a wonderful way to de-stress while working with ambient noise.
Six beautiful sentences about how our new President relates to his wife. Excerpt:
The Big Think via Kris
Hagebutten and Sanddorn