Web Coolness: Brotherly love, Valentine pins, and how movies teach manhood

Here are some of our favorite links from around the web this week. We hope you like them too!


2012 SportsKids of the Year
Such a wonderful story about an older brother’s love for his younger sibling which made the duo the Sport Illustrated Kids 2012 SportsKids of the Year.

Our own contributor Eva writes lovingly in the uplifting My Brother Used to Have Down Syndrome.

Our Valentine’s Day Pinterest board is packed with much to adore. Check it out!


How Movies Teach Manhood: Such an interesting TED Talk about what messages are out there, and how they could be improved for our boys. (via Shelly Kramer)

This sweet video of Design Mom’s little girl spending a day in Paris will make you long for The City of Lights. 


Don’t miss Kristen’s round up of some of the coolest Downton Abbey gifts.


Check out this proposal to turn New York’s abandoned North Brother Island into a school for children with autism.

One mama comes to terms with her appearance in the powerful Face It.

And one dad comes to terms with his daughters’ princess obsession.


How much does the tooth fairy leave in your home? $1? $2? How about an American Girl Doll?


Pinterest Board of the WeekKristy Cavaretta’s Inspiration Board has lots of great illustration and mid-century design that make our hearts beat faster.



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