Ahh, Link Love. It’s been a while, right? Maybe just a few weeks, but I’m still trying to recharge my batteries from a crazy October. Let’s get back into it, shall we?
How to want very little.
Personal finance and the power of “if.”
America is full of high-earning poor people. You said it, sister!
What happens when salaries aren’t secret. Spoiler alert: transparency negates evil!
Stop being a glass. Become a lake.” Oh, I’m trying!
“You basically just always feel like you’re doing a horrible job at everything.”
Stressed, Tired, Rushed: A Portrait of the Modern Family.
10 small kitchens that work it.
Instead Of Decluttering, It May Be Time To Think About ‘De-owning’
How successful people set boundaries at work.
That’s all folks! Happy (almost) weekend!
I’ve been thinking a lot about my future lately and what gives my life value. I’m not sure I’ve come to any conclusions yet, but I think it’s a good to reevaluate every now and again. Until I figure it out (will I ever figure it out?!), it’s Link Love time!
Can minimalism and a thriving economy co-exist?
The productivity of being non-productive.
What if you didn’t give up?
This roll out guest bed is so smart. I’m not crazy about it holding a towel though, maybe change it into a faux fireplace?
This college student built a tiny house to graduate debt free. Again, smart.
Photographer removes photos from phones to show how terribly addicted we are.
Have you ever heard of the Danish habit of “
hygge“? It sounds like a word someone just coughed up, but I can get into it.
I’ve been having some serious escapist fantasies lately. Appalachian trail, anyone?
Heather Anderson, just hiked the Appalachian trail BY HERSELF and set the trail’s self-supported speed record. #womanpower
Did you know
you can make acorn flour?!
How to buy farmland, even if you think you can’t. An interesting read.
Happy almost weekend!
Does anyone else feel like October to December is one non-stop roller coaster? All I can do is hang on and bring you Link Love. We’re white-knuckling it until January 1st, ya’ll.
A six hour workday? I dig it.
Letting go of the need for control.
I love Carmella’s series, “With What You Have.”
This is a particularly good one.
The definitive list of full-time Airstreamers. (We’re on it!)
I’m fine… Could be better. What should I do? Money advice and life advice.
“On most days, my authentic self is probably drinking wine on the couch.
What do I want to be known for? Ugh, I’m not really sure.” The paradoxical quest to build a personal brand.
This gluten-free banana bread with salted caramel drizzle looks insane.
May I also offer my mama’s
chocolate chip banana bread recipe? It’s famous around here.
Happy (almost) weekend!
Can someone give me more hours in the day? Puh-lease! Better late
Link Love than never?
This couple’s 170 square foot house is super cute.
In drastic contrast,
this castle is on the market, complete with a fire-breathing dragon.
This garage-studio is straight out of Dr. Seuss.
The Truth About Your Uncertain Life Path & Purpose. “Turn to the moment, and find the excruciatingly beauty in it.” (This one touched a nerve)
How to ask for forgiveness.
How to lose weight in 4 easy steps. (It’s not the kind of article you think it is. Promise.)
How cool is this
zodiac constellation cake?!
Your Budweiser is 100 years old. Barf.
Did ya’ll see this video? It had me LOLing.
“I’ve decided that this fall will not be about gathering more stuff. I am not going to add additional stress to my life or fill counters and closets with more unneeded items. Instead, I am going to gather happiness—happiness to sustain me this winter … happiness to sustain me when I encounter life’s difficult trials … happiness to sustain me in my ripe old age.” –
A Season to Gather Happiness
I talked a little about
how to not do ALL THE TECHNOLOGY this week, but really, it’s about not doing it all.
5 tricks to avoid budget burnout.
Fight budget burnout with smaller, but more frequent indulgences.
How to be more interesting than a phone. Alexandra Franzen just gets it, ya’ll.
Lately I’ve been dreaming of a wood fire hot tub.
Here’s a DIY version.
And because we’re talking about luxury…
Really very good chocolate pudding.
I hope your weekend is luxurious!