Have a delicious weekend. | A cup of Jo


What are you doing this week end? We throw Toby a birthday picnic, with a Steph Curry Photo Cake. Get a coupon, and here are some links from all over the web …

I love I love I love these UPF50 + children’s swimwear. (This gives me a fever.)

Growing up Korean and American in a small town in Michigan.

How beautiful striped wedding dress?

i want to wear my hair like that.

We can’t ask you your age in this job interview, but please take this rotating photos quiz. “Hahahahaha. (New Yorker)

I’ve just finished this book last night and was in tears! Thanks to all the readers who recommended it.

Secrets of survival of six small business owners. (New York Magazine)

Greenhouse after the vaccine. (New York Times)

A thunderstorm in West Texas.

Oooh, what A delicious dinner.

My sister is launch of a podcast!

Additionally, a reader comment:

Said Anon on my favorite swimsuit: “Here’s a confession: I was very surprised when stores started using more regular bodies in their ads. I figured it was too difficult and condescending, but in reality it was my hatred for my own body that manifested itself in a knee-jerk reaction: I don’t want to see any shaky pieces. On anyone.

“But, seeing different bodies in swimsuits and sportswear over and over and over and over while browsing different sites has IN A FEW MONTHS made those bodies (and MY OWN) feel very normal and even good / desirable. / beautiful. I know that’s the idea (and the reverse is true too – that seeing all these perfect bodies for so long is the reason I hated my body). Yet the power of these images is remarkable.

I’ve worn a boring full coverage swimsuit (with belly control) from Lands’ End for years, plus a men’s XL oxford for cover-up, and now for the first time since high school, I think. , “Should I order this bikini?”

(Photo by Erin Jeanne McDowell.)



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