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Saturday Loves 13

Happy Weekend!

I just finished my weekly gardening duties—feeding the plants a healthy diet of organic fertilizers, deadheading spent rose blooms,  and weeding.  Now it’s time to organize for the upcoming work week and cross a few chores off my lengthy to do list.   And of course, I’ll sneak in a bit of reading and browse through my cookbook collection for delectable recipes to prepare later in the week.  

This song filled with dusky, soulful, and hypnotic beats  is repeating on my playlist. You may listen here.  Also, a few  links that have inspired me this past week.  

Wishing you a lovely Sunday!   

Mint Julep Popsicles | Honestly Yum

Beautiful food styling!  These Mint Julep popsicles look refreshing and tantalizing. Gorgeous step-by-step instruction along with the recipe can be found at Honestly Yum.  

photographer Kristopher Johnsson

I’m drawn to this image…I see comfort and feel a soothing warmth as I allow every detail to soak in.  The interior editorial can be viewed entirety via Stil Inspiration. Photographed Kristofer Johnsson and styled by Pella Hedeby for Femina January 2014.

photographer Lukas Holas

Captivating animal portraits photographed by Lukas Holas.  What I find most intriguing about his series, Portraits of Animals II, is that the animals were photographed in a zoo.  In addition, Holas was able to capture stunning details of fur, whiskers, and wrinkled animal hide.  Discovered via mymodernmet.com.