8 Things of Note

A few of our favorite links from around the web this week.
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It’s 2016 (can you believe it?) and we’re looking forward to all the new year has to bring, especially in this space we share. Let’s make it a gorgeous one! As always, a few conversations from around the web we found particularly noteworthy—happy reading and happy weekend!

Moving the present forward is another way of saying drop the baggage and manifest the life you want. The only way to do this is to work with what you’ve got now—and to keep your head out of the past.”

One recent widow’s wise and beautiful thoughts on her husband living on through his words.

The ultimate guide to going vegan.

“Our heroism is no longer quite so unexpected. And that’s as thrilling as it is threatening to those who are used to a single story about white boys winning the day.”

How to stay glad, by Woodie Guthrie in 1942. (via Reading My Tea Leaves)

“Steinbeck's words of wisdom—tender, optimistic, timeless, infinitely sagacious—should be etched onto the heart and mind of every living, breathing human being.”

8 ways to liven up your home in 2016.

Lenny Letter’s Editor-in-Chief wants all moms to stop feeling guilty.

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