Weekend Reads

tips from a food photography pro

Check out these tips from a food photography pro and put your Instagram food shots to the next level.

Did you know that you have five happiness muscles and you can exercise them?

Learn about each and every festival happening in New York this summer.

free printable gymmy bears

Love those printable (and free!) gummy bears! So cute!

Have you heard about 72 new emojis coming up soon? I’m excited! ?

Looooovvveed this guide on where to eat vegetarian and vegan on the Gold Coast!

Avocado is the ultimate beauty product. This guide explores the six ways you can use avocado to replace your typical beauty products.

how to re-organize open shelves in your kitchen

Check out these ideas on how to re-organize open shelves in your kitchen.

Do you love rose wine? In its ultimate rose guide The New York Magazine explains which brands offer the best product—most of these bottles go for under $25.

Great tips on how to balance your job and a hobby (especially if you are working from home).

Roasted Beet Hummus Recipe

Vegan recipe of the week: Roasted Beet Hummus by Eat Yourself Skinny.

Blogs I ? this week: La Coco Noire, Style Tomes, and Maria on Point.

Recent podcast love: The $100 MBA Show.

Currently reading: The Age Fix by Anthony Youn.

Photos via My Domaine, Oh Happy Day, and The Inspired Room.

  • Great photos, thank you so much for sharing!

    Anika | anikamay.co.uk

  • Oh I’ll have to spend more time scrolling through that rose list! A good rose is a magical thing 🙂 And those food photography tips are great, I wish I had them when I wrote my current post, haha! I’m not displeased with my photos, but now I’ve got a bunch of ideas I want to add to them! Oh well, next time!


  • I love the one on photgraphing food. My dad is a chef so I get enlisted for a bit of food photgraphy from time to time. Very helpful!!

    • Oh really? It’s my dream to have a family member who loves to cook! I’m not good at it at all, but I’m trying! ;))