Links That Light Us Up

16th Edition

Hello Woman on Fire!

We hope you are enjoying your week so far, here are some brand new links to make it that much better 🙂

Best Scrapbook 2.0- Digital cameras make it too easy to take pictures and forget about them. Try using one of these fantastic photo book services collected by Brit.Co to bring your memories back in print.

5 best ways to turn your photos into books via Brit.Co

Best Creative Juice- Do you ever notice that you work better in a coffee shop? There’s something about the calm commotion that makes it easier to stay on task and inspired. Coffitivity is a digital download of ‘coffee shop white noise’. Now you can feel like you’re in the midst of a bustling cafe no matter where you are.

Coffitivity- Background Coffee Shop Noise

Best Budget Wardrobe- We breezed through this amazing list of 100+ fall fashion items under $100 from Vogue. Leather, and jewel tones, and booties, OH MY!

100+ Fall Fashion Items under $100 from VOGUEVogue

Best Word Play- Over at Women on Fire we are HUGE fans of watching TEDTalks, and many of our women have even participated over the years. We stumbled across this one just yesterday from Sarah Kay, titled “If I Should Have A Daughter.” It’s absolutely beautiful and so is the mission for her education based non-profit, Project V.O.I.C.E!

Best Break- Need a break, a breath, a minute to just stop everything around you? Huffington Post created a list of 10 apps to help you relax your body and mind.

10 Apps to relax your body and mind via Huffington Post

Best Fall Photo- Our resident ‘Man on Fire’, Mr. Rob Berkley is a phenomenal photographer who never fails to capture the perfect shot. We’ve seen a lot of fall photos on Pinterest in the past couple weeks but nothing compares to the serenity of this photo. Check out his other work here, or follow him on google+ to keep track of his latest photo updates!

Fall from Rob BerkleyRob Berkley

Best Treat Without Bulge– Food allergies seem to be the new thing, and many of our Women on Fire team members swear by the Paleo Diet. One of our favorite websites Nom Nom Paleo has crafted a delicious treat that eliminates gluten and dairy, from Kelly Brozyna’s unreal cookbook– The Paleo Chocolate Lover’s Cookbook: 80 Gluten Free Treats for Breakfast & Dessert. Food allergies or not, we highly recommend you take a look.

Kelly Brozyna's Chocolate Pie + Raw Graham Cracker Crust from NomNom Paleo

Best New Books- We are always on the hunt for new books to cuddle up with. If you haven’t checked out our Book To Live By for October yet you can do that here 🙂 If you have, follow us over here for a list 12 new books for fall from Mashable.

12 new books to cozy up with this Fall from Mashable


We hope you continue to enjoy your week and don’t forget to let us know what’s lighting you up online!


The Women on Fire Team


Links That Light Us Up

13th Edition

Hello Woman on Fire!

The links are so good this week we won’t waste any time convincing you;-) Here we go!

Best Act of Appreciation– Isn’t it funny how sometimes just a little goes such a long way? These adorable notes of appreciation from Bread and Jam pack a lot of punch in a little package.

Bread & Jam Random Notes of AppreciationBread & Jam

Best Reminder– We don’t normally like to embrace the negative over here at Women on Fire, but we ran across this article on Huffington Post titled the 23 Things Every Woman Should Stop Doing and were intrigued. Some are harder to practice than others, but this serves as a great reminder to practice self-love every day. Let us know which one inspires you to work on.

23 Things every woman should stop doing now via Huffington Post

Best Girl Power Song– Please tell us that you love Katy Perry as much as we do? She blew us away last time with Firework and now she’s done it again. If you need to feel on fire in under 3 minutes, just listen to her new song ROAR.

Best Organizational Ideas– Remember last week when we told you about “back-to-school cleaning” well that goes hand in hand with re-organizing. Nothing feels better than a well-organized living room, and Design Sponge has curated a list of 18 awesome products to help you!

18 Awesome product for organizing your living room via Design SpongeDesign Sponge

Best Spuds– Do you love potatoes like we love potatoes? Love would be an understatement, so you can imagine that when we discovered a restaurant dedicated entirely to our favorite starch we nearly lost it. Say hello to Potatopia, a restaurant in New York City that might just be worth planning a trip to visit, if you don’t already live there. #WIN

POTATOPIA- restaurant in NYC all about spudsPotatopia

Best At Home Gym Builder– Working out is hard enough to schedule, so why not make it easier on yourself and try doing it at home. You don’t need a ton of space to create a great place to get your sweat on, and we found a terrific guide to starting your own at home gym from Fit Fab Cities.

How to make an at home gym via Fit Fab CitiesFit Fab Cities

Best Date Night– Whether it be your first date, 50th date, or you’ve lost count at this point, check out this great roundup of (non-cheesy!) date ideas from Wife Mom Superwoman.

30 non-cheesey date ideas via Wife Mom

Best Blondies– Gaby Dalkin from What’s Gaby Cooking? has done it again! If you are a fan of blondies, brownies or anything with sugar, we know you are going to LOVE these delicious chocolate sea salt butterscotch caramels blondies.

P.S. If you like avocados, you’ll want to take a look at her latest cookbook Absolutely Avocados.

Chocolate Sea Salt Butterscotch Caramels Blondies- via What's Gaby CookingGaby Dalkin
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Links That Light Us Up

10th Edition

Hello Woman on Fire!

Happy Wednesday!! You are halfway there. We promise the weekend is on its way. But to keep you distracted until then, let’s get to the links.

Best Family Photo- Is it just us, or are you crazy over royal baby George? It might just be us, but either way we squealed when we saw a glimpse of the first Royal family photos. That’s one for the mantel.

The Royal Family


Best Reality Check– Magazines are always trying to sell us things, and the Huffington Post decided to add it all up. See how much you would spend if you actually bought everything magazines told you to buy, by clicking below.

If you bought everything magazines told you to buy by Huffington PostHuffington Post


Best Late Summer Bite- If you decided to grow cherry tomatoes this year, we are 100% positive you have more than you know what to do with. Our favorite food blogger Phoebe Lapine of Feed Me Phoebe was featured by Design Sponge for this Shallot Socca with Pesto. YUM

Shallot Socca with Pesto via Phoebe LapinePhoebe Lapine


Best Happiness How-To- Everyone wants to be happy, so Fast Company put together 10 easy ways that are scientifically proven to increase happiness.

10 simple ways to find happiness via Fast CompanyFast Company


Best Back To School Shopping- Whether you are actually going back to school is irrelevant when it comes to back-to-school shopping. We like to think of the fall as a fresh start for us all. Treat your creative mind and your office to some new stuff off of Brit.Co’s 20 top finds on ETSY.

The best Back to school items on Etsy via Brit.CoBritCo.


Best Bud to POTUS- The Obama’s got a new dog named Sunny, to join their first pup Bo. The Huffington Post put together an adorable guide to being a dog in the White House. So cute, we couldn’t resist.

Obama On The South LawnGetty


Best New Tune- Soulful, uplifting and strong would best describe the latest song called ‘Resolution’ from Australian singer/songwriter Matt Corby. Let this tune carry you through to the weekend.

Matt Corby – Resolution from Matt Corby on Vimeo.


Best Match Made In Heaven– What could be better than wine and cheese? Now you can guarantee that both are bringing out the best in one another at your next cocktail party. Thanks to Love Letters To Home for this amazing Pairing Guide.

Wine and Cheese Pairing Guide from Love Letters To HomeLove Letters To Home


Best Beach Shots- With summer officially coming to a close, we thought what could be more fitting than a roundup from BuzzFeed of all our favorite President’s strutting their stuff? Who’s your favorite? JFK has our vote 😉

Presidents going for a swim via Buzzfeed- image via

We hope you are enjoying the last few days of summer, and are staying sane in the midst of school starting. Enjoy the links and let us know what’s lighting you up these days!!

Sending you energy and love from Women on Fire HQ!


The Women on Fire Team

P.S. Did you see last week’s links? You can find them here!


Links That Light Us Up

9th Edition

Hi, Woman on Fire!

It’s that time again…are you ready for some amazing links?

Best Animal Ever- Did you know that immediately after elephant mothers give birth they appoint other babysitters in the herd to look after their baby?  Learn more about these amazing creatures in this article from The Huffington Post.

The Amazing Elephant- image via ShutterstockShutterstock

Best Party Planner Cheat Sheet- Never worry about not having enough food at your party again. Thank you Chickabug for this party planning lifesaver!

Party Portions from ChickabugChickabug

Best Inspiring Read- You already know that we are HUGE Anne Lamott fans, and we’ve raved about her books before! We’re serious now … if haven’t read this book yet, please buy it today!

Help Thanks Wow by Anne LamottAnne Lamott

Best Bite- This pizza screams end of summer, and looks absolutely delicious. Tracy of Shutterbean has created this amazing Peach Arugula Corn Pizza, and we couldn’t be more excited to try it out.Peach Arugula Corn Pizza- Tracy of ShutterbeanShutterbean

Best Slumber Strategies– Need help sleeping? Look no further than this article about 9 surprising reasons you can’t fall asleep from The Huffington Post.

9 reasons you can't fall asleep via Huffington Post- Getty ImageGetty Image

Best Workout Playlists- Doesn’t it always feel like you’re working out to the same songs? Spice up your exercise routine with some new tunes. Run Hundred curates the best workout playlists and delivers them to your inbox every month!

Run Hundred- amazing workout playlistsRun Hundred

Best Equal Pay PSA- Just press play on this one 🙂

Best Print- Nobody does it better than our best girl Coco. We love this classic print for an office or vanity area! Buy here from MadeByGirl.

Chanel No 5 print by MadeByGirlMadeByGirl

We hope this served as a pleasant break for you in your busy week! We’ll be back with more next week. Until then, let us know what you liked and what’s lighting you up 🙂


Women on Fire