Weekly Reads, July 24th

This week started out at a muggy 100 degrees but it’s cooled off to a slightly less muggy 85 degrees…but we’re not complaining. Here’s hoping wherever you are that the weekend is off to a comfortable start!

From around the web

Don’t ever eat another sad desk lunch.


“Elegant frugality”


Another reason to be friendly to your neighbors.


A DIY to add texture to your gallery wall.


Fruit pizza with a coconut and sugar cookie twist.


A church shaped like…a chicken?


10 famous people who almost became architects.


This week on Surround Yourself

How to enjoy your favorite holiday activities during Christmas in July.


Our latest obsession: indigo art.


Keep cool without breaking a sweat during the hot summer months.


Have a wonderful weekend!