Friday, June 15, 2012

Friday Favorites

Happy Friday Friends! Is everybody ready for the weekend to begin?

As you get into the right mindset, here are my Friday Favorites from around the world wide web this week. Enjoy! See you all next week.

Father's Day is on Sunday. Here are some great gift ideas for any type of dad.

For the brand new dad from Apartment Therapy:

For the classic dad, also from Apartment Therapy:

For the tech-loving dad from Style Bakery:

For the stylish dad from Style Bakery:

Shopping for dad while on a budget also from Style Bakery:

Did you know that some kids don't know what chalk is? WHAT!? My teacher friend told me that about some of her kids at school. Well, friends, I say it's time to start a bring back the chalk movement using these 10 great chalkboard projects from babble.

Although I have never lived in a rainy climate, I know that precipitation and gloom make me one unhappy camper. If I knew how to knit, I am pretty sure this display of Artificial Light in Seattle might be the key to happiness on gloomy days. Check out more photos taken by Emily of Peck Life.

How many of you look forward to fresh berries during the summer months? Still, how frustrating is it to shell out a pretty penny for fresh berries and then watch them turn into moldy mush in just a few days? Check out this Smart Tip from The Kitchn for keeping berries fresh longer:

As if guac wasn't amazing enough on its own, check out this recipe for grilled pineapple guacamole from Annie's Eats.

Best adult milkshake ever! - Chocolate Chip Cookie Kahlua Milkshake from How Sweet It Is blog.

I love this entire look from Gal Meets Glam.

I am such a book worm. I definitely want to create my own little free library in the future.

I'm not sure what I like best about this video. The name given to the pig - Hamlet, Hamlet making his way down the stairs, Hamlet's snorting, or Hamlet landing in the bowl of oatmeal feet first. Add pet pig to the list of pets I think Jesse and I should own (in addition to an elephant, a chimpanzee that doesn't hurt people, and a dog).

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  1. i saw a news segment about the little free libraries on tv not too long ago, and my sister spotted one on a road on my way into work. i really need to stop there sometime! the concept is so neat.

    1. Please take some pictures when you do. I would love to see them. I love this concept also. Can't wait to have one eventually. Hope you are having a great start to the week Heidi!