Maddie has been on vacation (at Disneyworld!) this week, and it’s been flash mini-summer here in the Bay Area. As a result, I slowed down, caught up, drank mint iced tea, took walks with the toddler, and spent as much time outside as I could. It’s been a good week. Here is to summer, and more to come.
It’s your open thread, hop on it!
Highlights of APW This Week
Because you can’t test-drive a marriage. You just have to keep going.
You don’t have to justify the cost of your traveling experience, so why do we make people justify the cost of their wedding experience?
A glamorous Art Deco Austin wedding.
Colorful eyeliner you can make for free, and it’s not just for the most daring among us!
Let off some wedding-related steam. We understand.
So your engaged, and it’s turning out not to be like swimming with unicorns?
Synchronized swimmers at a wedding, y’all!
One of the best parts of growing up: learning your parents’ stories.
Meg: is this middle age? No, right? But whatever it is, I’ll take it.
Baby Sitters Club for the modern woman.
A female student was kicked out of prom. For wearing pants.
The real women behind painted pinups.
What would you have looked like in another decade?
Simply opting out of big online data is not as simple as you think.
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