Fourth of July in the middle of the week was kinda weird, but it’s Friday so, yay. If you’re in the path of this heatwave hope you’re finding some relief from the heat. We made a promise not to complain about it being too hot after this winter so we’re soaking up the sunshine and relishing in our own sweatiness. Haha, happy weekend.
Jess (J) & Caylin (C)
If you’re looking for something to buy, try, read, share or pin, we’ve got you covered. Here’s the best of the week…
Not a surprise, but reading books definitely makes you a better person.
File this under crazy stories you can’t make up—the secrets of a maraschino mogul. Such an entertaining story!
Loved this article about what RI can teach us about immigration.
Highly recommend The Fourth Estate, a documentary following journalists working at the NY Times covering the Trump presidency. (J)
I know I’m a little late to the game but I just watched Hidden Figures and it’s excellent. Such a feel-good film. (C)
Feeling a little, uh, less than motivated at work? Summer will do that to you. Here’s how to make the most of the season.
When it’s this hot and humid, who wants to turn on the oven? These no-cook recipes are perfect when you’re hungry and sweltering.
Locals in RI, if you’re looking for next-level summer treats look no further than Tricycle Ice Cream and Fountain & Co. The first makes ice cream sandwiches and the second creates small-batch ice cream in cool flavors.
Disheartening to read this list of real-life would you rathers and relate to some of them so much.
Turn your summer salad into something special with these add-ins and tips that really up the wow factor.
If you haven’t heard about witch hazel, prepare to see it popping up everywhere. Here are ten awesome ways to use it.