8 Things Of Note

A few of our favorite noteworthy links from around the web this week!

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The official end of summer is drawing near and we are looking forward to the change of seasons. How are you feeling about the transition, friends? As always, a few conversations from around the web we found particularly noteworthy—happy reading and happy weekend!

Remember Anne-Marie Slaughter, who wrote about “having it all” (or not)? Now her husband is relaying his perspective on being the primary parent at home.

Fascinating stories of rejection and how women triumphed after being told “no”.

“But people tend not to operate on cue. At least our moods and emotions don’t. We reach out for help at odd points; we bloom at unpredictable ones.” More about the myth of quality time.

50 small towns across America with the most beautiful fall foliage.

DIY watercolor thank you cards (that are both easy and beautiful!).

Meet the business school moguls who are changing the face of fashion and beauty, one entrepreneurial idea at a time.

Tough love from the pros on how to approach discipline with children.

How not to get sick this season—tips from a nutritionist.

p.s. We are chatting all things fall decor over at the Porcelanosa blog - check out the 5 ways we are prepping our living rooms for our favorite season!