Links to Love This Week Vol. 7

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Can you believe it’s Thanksgiving? We’ve even already had a bit of snow in these parts and the holiday season is just around the corner. Though it can be hard to resist the pressures of holiday shopping and insane “holiday” marketing ploys, remember to spend this season with the ones you love and to make your own holiday memories. Be thankful for all that you’ve been bless with, share moments with loved ones and spread love and kindness to those in need. 

The best Thanksgiving TV episodes including some good oldies Full House, Gilmore Girls, Friends and The OC — Wet Paint 

Love fashion and books? Me too. Check out this cool list of good reads paired with sartorial picks that best embody the stories and their characters– Refinery 29

A ton of Thanksgiving leftovers are always the result of my family’s Thanksgiving feast! But we’re definitely in need of some new Tupperware. This list features the top 10 leftover containers to have this holiday season– Domaine Home

Will you be out shopping with the crazy crowds this Black Friday? If so, keep these tips in mind on how to be a green consumer on Black Friday– Groovy Green Livin

Swedish fast fashion retailer, H&M pledges to provide living wages for all their garment workers at factories in Cambodia and Bangladesh by 2018–  Ecouterre

Thanksgiving recipes based on Tom Hanks movies? Yes! I’m partial to You’ve Got Kale and Forrest Pump-kin Pie– Vulture

For all you bibliophiles like me, a copy of the first English-language book ever printed in America just sold for over $14 million at Sothebys on Tuesday, making it the world’s most expensive book– Business Insider

This gorgeous, limited edition gold-based illuminator and lipgloss set from ILIA Beauty is perfect for upcoming holiday events and a great gift idea– ILIA Beauty 

Yum! Recipe for sweet potato cake with marshmallow frostingSmitten Kitchen

Happy Thanksgiving! Happy Hanukkah! And Happy pre-holiday season! 🙂 What are you doing for Thanksgiving this year? I can’t wait to relax at home and spend time with family.

Links to Love This Week Vol. 6

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1. I’ve always felt cursed with my bushy brows (thanks, Dad) but this new brow trend makes me want to embrace it– Into the Gloss

2. Are you ready for Thanksgiving? It’s 1 week away! Here are 5 helpful prep tips to get ready now– The Kitchn

3. For the genius comedy series, “Movies in Real Life”, an 11-year old actor poses as Harry Potter attempting to find Platform 9 3/4 in NYC’s Penn Station. Cuteness overload– Improv Everywhere

4. I need serious help with my hair. Need to hone my skills in time for holiday parties and this Mad Men inspired up-do is super cute– The Cut

5. Ok, the little girl in me is screaming: Hello Kitty wine gift baskets?! What?! Family and friends, are you reading this?– Wine Country

6. Former President George W. Bush is now an accomplished painter (well, sort of). He enjoys painting cats and he’s actually pretty good– Wired

7. Is your area of NYC toxic? PropertyShark mapped out toxic sites throughout the city and created an interactive map where you can search addresses, compare sites and gasp at all the city’s environmental infractions– Time Out New York 

8. Win an entire wishlist from green beauty company, Alima Pure! Create a wishlist with Alima Pure products totaling up to $200 for a chance to win– Alima Pure

9. Think you’ve got green beauty cred? Be a part of the first EcoSalon Beauty Awards and vote for your favorite products alongside choices from the judges who are well-known green beauty experts– EcoSalon

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