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Time Since Launch

Time Since Launch is a single-use, long-scale launch clock. This would be fun to use at the birth of a child.

Wait for the Ending:

I was not ready for that happy ending — Llama In A Tux (@LlamaInaTux) May 19, 2018


“Joy isn’t a signal that you’re not serious. It’s a sign that you’re curious and engaged.” – Ingrid Fetell
Yes, Buttons, Dials

Yes, Buttons, Dials

A growing collection of keys, buttons and dials. Love this.
Hair Affairs

Hair Affairs

Helge Simon’s Hair Affair brushes make me a little uncomfortable, yet I am intrigued. They are made of artificial human hair. And, there is a Kickstarter. I can’t stop giggling.

One Confetto

“One confetto — which happens to be the singular of confetti, in case you were wondering –isn’t very joyful, but multiply it, and you have a handful of one of the most joyful substances on the

Making a Case for Joy

So proud of my friend Ingrid Fetell: A few weeks ago she gave a talk on the topic of joy at the prestigious TED Conference and now here it is, featured on the TED Homepage. Just like her, I believe in

How Much Do You Want It?

“It doesn’t matter how much you want. What really matters is how much you want it. The extent and complexity of the problem does not matter was much as does the willingness to solve it.” – Ralph
♥ / Advance Your Career

♥ / Advance Your Career

A big thank you to Parsons at Open Campus for sponsoring my blog this week. Calling all creatives, innovators, and entrepreneurs! This summer, engage your creativity and advance your career with art

Friday Link Pack

This is STUUUUUNNNNING! ‘Ama’ is a short film performed and directed by deep sea diver and filmmaker Julie Gautier. – Ask a New Yorker on Gothamist is back. (via) – This story! For six decades, ‘the


A short film about Milton Glaser, the creator of the infamous I Heart NY symbol and his struggle to find love for the city in a trying time.
Forever Rainbow

Forever Rainbow

Love this Forever Rainbow Tattly by Ben Wagner. Also available as a pin.


When Kelli Anderson and Maria Popova collaborate, magic happens. How beautiful is this stop motion illustrating a poem by Jane Hirshfeld?

Accepting Responsibility

“Concern yourself more with accepting responsibility than with assigning blame. Let the possibilities inspire you more than the obstacles discourage you.” – Ralph Marston
Make To Last

Make To Last

Building things that will be still around and bring value in 100 years is on my mind recently. I might have to hang one of these Make To Last Enamel Steel Signs in my office.

Confident Humility

“Whatever you’re doing, a sense of superiority will make you worse at it. Humility, on the other hand, will make you better. The moment you think you’ve got it all figured out, your progress stops.

Your Reality

“Your goals, minus your doubts, equal your reality.” – Ralph Marston


8× is a new, easy and intuitive way for artists to sell high quality, limited edition art prints, by simply posting to Instagram. No need to set up a separate online store. I am friends with the