Happy Valentine’s Day!!! I hope you all are having a love-filled day! How are you celebrating the holiday? Of course today is the middle of the week so must of us are spending the day working. But do you have anything special planned? Chet and I are having a nice dinner at home and will exchange a few surprises. (Eeee!) But for now, here are some links you may want to peruse…
How much an out gay Olympian could mean to a kid now—or to a 34-year-old who’s been waiting for it his whole life.
Related: Winter Olympics Netflix Marathon
A glimpse at Appalachia’s feminist protest music.
This bedroom wall is so magical!
The easiest crusty bread recipe ever. Yum!
My trusty (and super cheap) mini backpack has about had it. Should I upgrade?
Related: Backpacks make for happy backs. ❤
A new report finds that slavery is mistaught and often sentimentalized—and students are alarmingly misinformed as a result.
Small wonder that films about female friendships have traditionally fared so poorly with critics. Look who’s writing the reviews.
Related: Rules for Female Friendship
More and more Americans experience eviction, and gentrification is partly to blame.
Related: Slum Lords aka The Hell of Renting
A brief history of how women got tricked into shaving.
Should I do 100 squats every day for 30 days?
Related: How to Make Your Own Fitness Challenge
Are Busy Phillip’s IG stories making anyone else want to get a rebounder?
Finally, if you have Le Tote, they are having an AMAZING end of season sale. (And if you don’t have Le Tote, you should sign up. <-use that link and get your first tote on me. Seriously!)
P.S. A few Finding Delight posts you may have missed — Weekend Uniforms and The Reading Habits Tag.
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Thanks for all the recommendations! Working my way through them now
You’re welcome, Alice! Enjoy. xoxo
I am with you on the backpack obsession!!! And this crusty bread looks amazing!! I may try this soon!
Ah I loved that bedroom wall! How creative can one be? It’s absolutely stunning.
Right!? I gasped when I saw it!
I love backpacks – especially the mini ones. The polka-dot one is so sweet!
We celebrated a day early with a staycation and it was wonderful and relaxing!
That sounds perfect! ❤
It was fun reading how women got tricked into shaving! I shave too hehe And it is a shame how female friendship movies dont do well! They are my favorite kind to watch! Oh and thanks, for sharing such amazing pieces to catch up on! Hope you enjoyed your Valentine’s Day ❤
I love movies about female friendship, too! I think we need more people like US reviewing films, haha. 🙂
Great recommendations, as always! Love your backpack suggestions, I am looking for a new one too, something pretty for spring!
Great list that bread looked amazing and some really interesting reads 🙂