8 Things of Note

A few of our favorite links from around the web this week.
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Image Credit: My Domaine

We hope your plans for the weekend ahead involve something fun, something adventurous, and something that involves sleeping in late! As always, a few conversations from around the web we found particularly noteworthy—happy reading!

The crisis facing America’s working daughters.

Natural wonders we should all try and see in our lifetime.

Discomfort is what happens when we are on the precipice of change. Unfortunately, we often confuse it for unhappiness, and cope with the latter while running from the former.”

Christy Turlington Burns: from supermodel to activist.

Women scientists and their groundbreaking work you may never have heard of, but should.

“In a world that venerates freewheeling visionaries, it’s easy to vilify the professionals who are asking hard questions and staying focused on pragmatic details. Especially when they happen to be women.”

Next up on our reading list: The Restaurant Critic’s Wife.

“In fact, part of what I love about following friends even with the most breathtaking photos where life seems nothing but light-filled scenes of dreams–is knowing that those moments are earned through unseen moments of really hard work.”

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