January is the month to be kind to food servers; celebrate life; and/or get organized. It also begins the International Year of the Quinoa.

There are weeks for cuckoo dancing and meat; and days for braille, hugging, pie, and No Pants in the Subway.

The 113th Congress will convene;…


the aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware - joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely, aware.

- henry miller | via kateoplis [emphasis mine]

  • Orange County : 99% of the population in Orange County thought Seth Cohen was a loser
  • Tumblr: 99% of the population of Tumblr would marry Seth Cohen in a heartbeat.


A completely non-scientific sampling of tweets about Newsweek’s last print issue, er, #LastPrintIssue.


why send a thank-you text when you can send a good old-fashioned
thank-you note? the novelty alone will ensure you receive another
invitation (or gift) next year.
For the holidays, we teamed up with venerable Massachusetts-based stationer Crane
& Co.
to create our own assortment of holiday notes. Our designer illustrated a chic
selection of stylish women for our sketch note card set, and our greeting card set
includes sentiments for every occasion, including Thank You, Thinking
of You, Bon Voyage and our favorite, XOXO.

Shop our selection of Crane & Co. for J.Crew note cards here.

Want want want. Call me old-fashioned, but I love sending stuff through the mail sometimes.

"I would like to be known as an intelligent woman, a courageous woman, a loving woman, a woman who teaches by being."
— Maya Angelou   (via thatkindofwoman)

(Source: quote-book)


“We are very proud to announce that MoMA has acquired a selection of 14 video games, the seedbed for an initial wish list of about 40 to be acquired in the near future, as well as for a new category of artworks in MoMA’s collection that we hope will grow in the future. This initial group, which we will install for your delight in the Museum’s Philip Johnson Galleries in March 2013, features:”

"Cities work because they create collisions between and among diverse individuals. Ideas go to cities to be born and to be spread, and the chaos that bubbles just under the surface feeds those ideas. The web, at its most effective, is a digital city, a place where access is equal and ideas race and connect and morph."
A little reminder for myself.

A little reminder for myself.

(Source: icanread)