RIO // The other side of the Olympics. The image above is one from Marc Ohrem-Leclef’s project Olympic Favela. An ongoing photography and video project that visualizes the effects of forced removal of residents in 14 of Rio de Janeiro’s favelas, implemented by the city government in preparation for the 2016 Olympic Games. The image is available on Artspace.
S’MORES // Okay, I am OBSESSED with s’more’s. Like I love them. I also love the Olympics, so naturally I love Eden’s Marbled S’more recipe.
SUPERFOODS // Superfood is such a trendy word right now. I’m always skeptical, yet I always find myself reading about them, and I thought this superfood list was interesting as it told you the benefits.
VOTE // Nope, not for Hillary or Trump — for me! I’ve been nominated for a Bloglovin’ award in the design category. It only takes a second to vote! Scroll down almost all the way and you’ll find me as the first person in the design category. Vote here. TYSM!
ORGANIZED BY COLOR // Amy Schumer organizes her book collection by color. She also prefers paperback to hardcover books. More in this NYT article.
A little over a month ago my husband and I adopted a puppy. We’ve had two dogs before, the short story is that we rehomed them due to the military, and they are super happy now with friends of ours who adopted them from us. But everyday for the past six years we’ve thought about them and wanted more once our circumstances let us. Continue reading…
INTERIOR DESIGN TIPS // Emily Henderson’s Top 3 Design Tips are really good. I tend to just stick to all neutrals (black, white, grays and tans) and then if I want to add any color with art or accessories — I easily can!
BRAVE STORY // So proud of Julia for telling her painful story. I’m sure it will help a lot of other people going through the same situation.
MIND-CLEARING MAGIC of RUNNING // Even though I think running can be really hard on your joints and therefore not the best exercise to do, I do think in moderation it’s great and do think there is a sort of magic to it. I have actually felt the running magic when I was training for the Nike Half Marathon.