1. clear plastic umbrellas
Just because we didn't all grow up to be ballerinas doesn't mean that we can't all enjoy tulle.
BONUS: I'm making some tutus this weekend using this tutorial. They aren't for me. I promise to explain more later.
Please pardon the cheesy opening music -- the tutorial is great!
3. fried pickles (Especially dipped in ranch dressing.)
And everyone knows that fried pickle spears > fried pickle chips. It all comes down to the pickle-to-breading-ratio.
4. herb gardens on windowsills
Which I know is oddly specific.
BONUS: Oddlyspecific.com Because I'm sort of over the whole "fail" thing, but these photos are hilarious.
5. Arcade Fire
My ever-talented, ever-marvelous husband picked up two of the ever-elusive Arcade Fire tickets today. The show is the EXACT same day as his birthday in two months. I couldn't have thought up a more perfect birthday present.
One of my favorite Arcade Fire songs of all time: