"I wasn’t allowed to train with the boys. I watched everything they did and I taught myself how to do it better."
~ Xialing, Shang-Chi
Recs for your rest and relaxation:
LIFESTYLE ⏰Hitting snooze only once (okay, maybe twice). We've heard one of the keys to becoming a morning person is having something to look forward to getting out of bed – and these items just might do the trick.
CULTURE 📺Consider your queue covered. Fill your watch list every night this week with a new movie or show premiere, including the long awaited return of The Morning Show starring Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon.
TRENDING ☕Pause on PSL. Our beloved pumpkin spice has some competition for favorite Fall drink that take a spin on pumpkin and shine on other flavors, like apple. Tbh you had us at Cookie Butter Latte.
WHAT TO WEAR 👗Main character is the trend that turns our mundane moments into extraordinary ones (soundtrack and all). So dress the part and make a scene, whether you're the optimist or the old soul.
OUR NOTES APP, OURSELVES: INSIDE THE WEIRDEST, MOST WONDERFUL PLACE IN OUR PHONES via Refinery29
"'It’s so hot. The woman next to me reading poetry, barking into the phone: Pick up pick up pickup.' This isn’t a snippet of some experimental poem; this is the first entry in my Notes app. Although I remember literally nothing of the moment that inspired me to record this vignette on July 24, 2016, the app’s following 203 entries include many similar documentations of life that struck me as especially beautiful or terrible. Then, too, there are the grocery lists, drafts of texts and Instagram captions, to-do lists and reminders, article and book ideas, scans of boarding passes, recipes, and nonsense that I jotted down in order to look busy while waiting for a friend to show up for dinner. It’s chaos, but it’s my chaos... " READ THE REST More to scroll 📖: