#BreakThings: Bridging the Gap
I’m constantly searching for good news, just a little something to brighten my day. Today’s newsletter is filled with hopeful, joyful things.
So take a deep breath, and dive in. This time is just for you.
It feels like every story on the news portrays a nation and communities divided. The rifts are deep, and the chasms are wide. You’d be forgiven for thinking we may be past the point of healing. But according to Reasons to Cheerful, we are surrounded by stories that can teach us how to bridge the gap.
These Chunky Layered Hoops are a modern take on a simple classic. When spending money on work clothes feels a bit futile, a stylish, affordable accessory can breathe life into your wardrobe. They also look amazing on Zoom calls.
Unless you have 15-minutes to fall down a delightful rabbit hole, do not read this Reddit thread about industry secrets. From how resumes are screened at big companies to which wines in the restaurant have the highest markup, this is the most entertaining bit of gossip I’ve read in a long time.
If you haven’t upgraded the lighting in your office, it makes a huge difference on a Zoom call. Lume Cube places you front and center and video-call ready. Good light and the beauty filter is all you need to stand out in the gallery view.
I discover Hipster Barbecue Radio a few weeks ago, and it has been on repeat ever since. The music selection is light and breezy and perfect for these early days of fall. Play it while cooking dinner, answering e-mails or enjoying the waning sunshine.
Everything is weird; we are open. That basically sums up 2020.
Now, back to clearing off my to-do list.