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Friday Fun Week 13

There's no better day to celebrate unusual, fanciful, and downright interesting things than a Friday. Every Friday here you can find a list of articles and artwork that will make you smile and also give you something fun to talk about this weekend at a party. 25 Maps That Explain the English Language - I'm a huge nerd and these maps that explain where our language comes from are endlessly fascinating to me. Plus, they're beautifully drawn. These Are The Revolutionary Women Artists of the 15th through 19th Centuries - It's sad how few female artists are represented in Art...

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Friday Fun Week 12

There's no better day to celebrate unusual, fanciful, and downright interesting things than a Friday. Every Friday here you can find a list of articles and artwork that will make you smile and also give you something fun to talk about this weekend at a party. 10 Things Successful Women Do Every Day - Success means something different to everyone but I wouldn't mind doing a few more of these things each day. What I've Learned So Far in 6 Weeks of a Year of Making - I love creative challenges and Meighan O'Toole is embarking on quite a fun...

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Friday Fun Week 11

There's no better day to celebrate unusual, fanciful, and downright interesting things than a Friday. Every Friday here you can find a list of articles and artwork that will make you smile and also give you something fun to talk about this weekend at a party. 11 Inspiring People Who Lost It All And Came Back Stronger - So many people are afraid of failure but I actually hope to fail one day so that I can come back bigger and better than ever. 25 Things Creative People Do Differently - While I am of the belief that everyone is...

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Friday Fun Week 10

There's no better day to celebrate unusual, fanciful, and downright interesting things than a Friday. Every Friday here you can find a list of articles and artwork that will make you smile and also give you something fun to talk about this weekend at a party. The Girl Who Gets Gifts From Birds - I don't know about you but my childhood definitely would have been more exciting if I had received gifts from the crows I fed daily. Mozart on Creativity and the Ideation Process - Artists are constantly asked where they get creativity but few delve deep into...

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Friday Fun Week 9

There's no better day to celebrate unusual, fanciful, and downright interesting things than a Friday. Every Friday here you can find a list of articles and artwork that will make you smile and also give you something fun to talk about this weekend at a party. The Body Snatching Era in Edinburgh - I've visited this beautiful city and walked these graveyards but had no idea they held such secrets! If you're not following Atlas Obscura, I highly recommend it. Lisa Congdon: On Getting Older - I really hope that I can age as gorgeously and with as much grace...

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