Have a Restful Weekend. | Cup of Jo

What are you as much as this weekend? I’ve Covid for the second time (*shakes fist*) so I’ll be watching Emily in Paris and spam-texting buddies. I’m additionally attempting to get my sense of odor again. I can’t even odor cinnamon! Hope you’ve got a great one — keep effectively — and listed here are just a few enjoyable hyperlinks from across the net…

Cute work top.

Wow, Ethaney Lee’s newsletter is gorgeous: “generally i take into consideration what would have occurred if i saved on with the being pregnant once I was 23 years previous. what sort of mother would i be? i’ve been considering lots about motherhood recently. i’ve been considering lots about who will keep in mind me when i not exist on this world and there’s part of me that’s selfishly unhappy nobody will take care in remembering me and the way i appeared like when i used to be younger and nobody will look within the mirror and really feel proud we’ve related widow’s peaks or keep in mind how i solely preserve my hair up with a single chopstick…for years, i instructed myself i not needed a toddler however the reality is: i nonetheless dream of it and i ponder. i ponder and i ponder and I’m wondering.”

15 winter makeup trends. (I LOVE #1.)

Talking of, this blush is glowy and wonderful.

I tried four famous tomato soup recipes and located my household’s ceaselessly favourite.”

Hahahaha, it’s true.

A five-step method to edit your closet. Attempting this weekend!

How jaw-dropping is this bedroom ceiling??????

Five women on going gray within the office. Plus, an inspiring Instagram account about going grey.

The boys and I beloved this children’s book, written by a father and son.

Made us laugh.

Plus, three reader feedback:

Says Jenny on what pants do you put on to work: “I’m a household medication resident in Seattle, and the gamut for acceptable workwear is WIDE. I would like my clinic sufferers to know I’m a queer pleasant little weirdo but in addition to occupy bodily energy once I’m round old-school medical doctors who don’t present me respect. I just like the Topo Designs black coveralls with a silk scarf tied on the neck, power clogs, and a beaded deerskin barrette my mother made that exhibits sufferers that I’m Indigenous. I additionally get compliments on my very wide-leg Eileen Fisher black pants.”

Says Kaff on what pants do you put on to work: “Earlier than shopping for new garments, I’ve gotten into the behavior of asking myself the NPR question: will I put on this 30 instances? For work pants, the reply is usually sure, however the query is a concrete method to verify in with myself once I really feel like filling up a buying cart click on click on click on.”

Says Lisa on my father’s altering fingers: “When my mom had Alzheimer’s, I beloved her greater than I ever had. And now that she’s been gone for 4 years, I miss the motherness of her — the odor of her hair, the texture of her cheek, the bones of her fingers. And it has made me acutely aware of the worth I’ve for my very own grownup youngsters, worth for which I already did the work. As moms, our our bodies are our love for our youngsters, and even when we do nothing however sit close to them, mute, they’ll really feel beloved.”

(Picture by Boris Jovanovic/Stocksy. Closet modifying by way of Haley Nahman.)