The tyranny of needing to be liked: wisdom from Pam

[video] Return to the Sea: Saltworks by Motoi Yamamoto

Loving everything in Erica Tanov’s home | ditto Tara & Percy’s home

Margaret Atwood’s 10 rules for writing

[video] Seth Godin on books, business, choices & life

My friends inspire me: Sas is stepping into her bigness and Marisa’s first book is about to be released into the world!

20 scrumptious pumpkin recipes | rose petal jam | autumn breakfast porridge

One for the Mac lovers among us: Leo’s essential mac setup

Studio visits with west coast artists

I finally succumbed and started watching Downton Abbey, which, of course, i love! So now planning Polaroid expedition to Highclere Castle | love these photos | Uptown Downstairs Abbey Parts one & two

Why the pursuit of your dream is your sacred obligation: wisdom from Justine

[video] No place like home

“Instead of flipping out over the possibility of dying in some fiery comet (or other fantastical ending) why not just LIVE WELL?” Abso-bloody-lutely. Smartness from Theresa (via Fabeku)

This really made me smile: Americans are barmy over Britishisms (we’ve adopted lots of Americanisms, too, you know ;-)

I’ve had a few lucid dreams — an amazing experience!

Happy weekend, everybody! xo