Weekend Links, 4.6.13

My friend Hilary is a professional photographer, as well as a Mary Kay consultant, and she’s doing both my makeup and my head shot this afternoon. Then, with my face all painted, I’m taking my husband out on a date. {Fine, technically I suppose HE is taking ME on a date. But I’m the one who scheduled the babysitter, so there’s that to consider.}

Anyway, those are my big plans for this weekend. What are YOU up to?

And in case you missed it, here are a couple of my favorite posts from this blog:

Also, in case you’re worried about what you’ll do when Google Reader shuts down, I’ve started using Feedly. And so far, it’s great. I was able to import my feeds (and folders) from Reader, which took just a few minutes. And I can use it – for free, which is the best price of all – on my desktop AND my phone. It doesn’t LOOK as nice as Reader, but for functionality and convenience (and price), it’s a close second. If you want to look into other options, these articles have several ideas:

What are the best posts you’ve read and written lately? Please share it with us in the comments!

This post will be linked to Linky Love at Vanderbilt Wife.

5 Comments Weekend Links, 4.6.13

  1. Lyli @ 3dLessons4Life April 6, 2013 at 9:52 pm

    Hope your head shot comes out great. Enjoy that date!

    Off to investigate these links… thanks for sharing! :)

    1. Mary @ Giving Up on Perfect April 7, 2013 at 9:51 pm

      Thanks, Lyli! I hope you had a great weekend!

  2. Kelley Nikondeha April 8, 2013 at 2:08 pm

    Thanks for linking up to my words on Deeper Story… you have a lovely, robust platform to share! Look forward to more connections.

    1. Mary @ Giving Up on Perfect April 9, 2013 at 8:43 pm

      You’re welcome! Your post was moving and inspiring!

  3. Angie @ Many Little Blessings May 4, 2013 at 1:04 am

    Sorry that I didn’t say this sooner, but thanks so much for linking to my party post. :) I appreciate it!


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