Can we talk about that new Taylor Swift song for a minute? Y’all, our girl is MAD. Twitter is going on about burning all the red lipstick, but Taylor might be the one that burns down the world. I’m loving the song. It’s already on my barre playlist.
Another good one? Kip Moore’s “Bittersweet Company.” Hello, Springsteen.
I’m looking forward to the weekend. I’m getting my hair balayaged tonight (well overdue), tomorrow’s goal is to sit by the pool and finish reading Into The Water (so good – can’t put it down!), and Sunday is going to be a full day of fitness, polo, and lipstick.
What are your weekend plans?
And now, since it’s Friday, here are a few links I loved this week.
5 Reasons You’re Not Seeing The Results You Want – There are some great points in this article about sneaky ways you could be sabotaging your diet. I have to remind myself that “gluten-free” doesn’t mean “low calorie” on the regular.
Best Healthy Breakfasts – I love reading what other fitness professionals eat. This article talks to various fitness coaches about what they eat each morning, and I got a few good ideas for my own breakfast menu.
20 Places That Are Off Limits – We know I love to travel, and this article gives me wanderlust. There are so many places on here that are intriguing, even if they can’t actually be entered. The Coca-Cola vault is a national secret in and of itself.
How Clean Eating Turned Into Anorexia – This article is important. I was dangerously close to a similar experience when I was working with a coach through Working Against Gravity. While their program is great, I was getting into a dangerous head space. Read this one.
21 Hilarious Reactions To Taylor Swift’s New Song – I’m obviously not alone in my questions for Taylor Swift. This Buzzfeed article had me dying laughing. No. 17 is my favorite – it’s exactly how this song makes me feel.
Money Diary: 30k Salary Range – This piece looks at 5 different women living on a salary in the $30,000 range, four in the United States, and one in Ireland. It’s fascinating.
This Is Us Season 2 Preview – I don’t watch a lot of TV, but I clear my schedule for This Is Us. I absolutely cannot wait for season two (September 26!) and I got all kinds of emotional watching this first preview. Jack is indeed pretty damn close to perfect.
Travel Teaches Us Not To Be Afraid – I have so much YES to say about this article. I believe in traveling. I believe in the lessons it teaches you about people and culture. I’m not even a little afraid to travel. And you shouldn’t be either
7 Ideas For Styling Open Kitchen Shelves – I can’t decide how I feel about open kitchen shelves. I think I like them, but they have to be designed well, otherwise they look cluttered and I can’t do clutter. This article has great tips on how to style them.
What links are you loving this week?