The hustle and bustle is officially here! So we'll embrace it—because it is fleeting—and enjoy the magical moments this time of year affords. But first, a few words from around the web we found particularly noteworthy this week.
Our new mantra: choose your hard.
How investing in preschool beats the stock market, hands down.
“It’s the pitting of feminism against femininity—that they are mutually exclusive, that bothers me. It’s something that I really strongly reject.”
Daily Action is making civic engagement easy. “The majority of our country believes in decency, in moderation, in sanity. If we all band together against extremism and spend a few minutes a day using tools that have been proven to work, we can make a big difference in defending those values we share as Americans.”
Bold visionaries pushing culture—and the country—forward.
How to get through tough family gatherings.
“But it is feminists whose fight is motivated by the belief that men can be better, if we can make clear that they, too, benefit from a safer, more equal and more just world.”
And, here’s to the brave and the unsung heroes, too.
p.s. If you still have a bit of shopping to do!