week's best clicks / 01

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Chew on this: 17 words that describe themselves. And if that doesn't make you sufficiently erudite, read 14 words that are their own opposites. Mind = blown.

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Verily Magazine (now exclusively online) pays homage to the gorgeous on-screen style of Katherine Hepburn in The Philadelphia Story.

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Housewifespice rounds up the best books about new babies. Three cheers for putting the kibosh on sibling rivalry (at least in story books).

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Simcha asks us to try this one weird trick for ending the war on women. (Hint: It involves not sleeping around.)

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Camille at Life in Mod surveys the landscape of trendy nursing tops and finds it's not all hooks, flaps, and pull-down necklines (mercifully).

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Go beyond the great facebook-and-phone fast for Lent with great ideas from Catholic Vote's Tom Hoopes.

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I'm not one for keeping up much of a Pinterest board, but if I did, it'd be filled with lovely things from Oh Happy Day!, including this 3-D birthday banner.

Double link-up to Jen for Seven Quick Takes, and... (I'm writing seven posts in seven days this week. To check out other bloggers who are doing the same, see the list here.)


  1. Ya know, I really like that this post just said it, got to the point, and was done. No fluff. That's a breath of fresh air.

  2. :) You're awesome. Thanks for sharing! Cheers. Loved Verily's post too!

  3. I was looking for that FB fast article. Thanks!

  4. Ooh lots of great links! :)