Oz: The Great and Powerful (2013) →
the cast!! therealjanelle: [ tipping my hat to jerry ]
The Joys of Public Pools →
Love pools, love Doree. Good piece from the Sunday Times! doree: I wrote the intro to this lovely collection of photos of swimming pools — a subject near and dear to my heart!
The cure for anything is salt water—sweat, tears, or the sea.– Isak Dinesen (via girlcrushzine)
Annie Hall playing at Coney Island →
plus Moonstruck, another classic NYC movie (thx Jenna)
Rob and Anna's Just Bananas →
tried their frozen banana softserve concoction at the Kickstarter Film Festival on Saturday and was blown away by the deliciousness. the tastiest thing I’ve had in a while and really, it’s JUST BANANAS! their kickstarter project has only 15 days left to meet their funding goal.
Books read in 2011, first half
My friend Jon was doing the 52 in 52 reading challenge, and somewhere around mid-February I realized that I might be reading on that schedule as well without really trying (I fell a bit short). Late night at my birthday party, we challenged each other to read more than the other by June 30 (loser buys the other dinner). I took this challenge seriously. Here’s my reading list after 6 months...
Women, Uneasy, Still Lag as Cyclists in New York... →
(This is a New York Times headline, not mine.) It seems to me that the city has become a much better place for bikers in the past five years (increased bike lanes, more bikers, more awareness for bike safety). I wish this were a more encouraging article! I know plenty of fearless female bikers. I’ve been a regular bike commuter for 4 years now, first from Brooklyn to Brooklyn and now...
Talk to Me: Design and the Communication between... →
upcoming exhibit at MoMA, July 24-November 7, 2011.
new Mumford & Sons-Home
Thursday afternoon beach daydreaming →
The art of community management →
Great post that sums up some key points about Community—voice, advocating, support, product—that are a big part of why community at foursquare is part of the Product team. cacioppo: Community managers can be under-appreciated contributors in some companies, but they serve a crucially important role in any organization that aims to reach millions of people.
North Fork century ride →
wine country+beach+biking (25 mile, 50 mile, 72 miles, and 100 mile options) IMPORTANT UPDATE: The 50-mile route Also incredibly flat. There’s one very modest hill, but luckily it comes right before a soft-serve ice cream place, so everything is OK.