We had other posts planned for today, but now all I want to do is sit in the corner and have a quiet heart attack. So, let’s all take a quick breather. If you need it, here’s a soft landing place for you…

Above: Look at this little face.

Jordan Firstman's bed

Imagine sleeping in comedian Jordan Firstman’s epic bed!

Take a deep breath and count to 10.

white cliffs of dover

Pretend you’re walking down this path.

Watch this Tetris game with super soft pillow things.


Know that a group of kittens is called a mischief. Also, a shiver of sharks and a crash of rhinoceroses.


Think about your simple pleasures. Says Samantha Irby: “You know what makes me happy? Unexpected phone calls in the middle of the day. Remembering what I liked at that one restaurant we went to that one time. Half-dead grocery store flowers just because they were on sale.”

Listen to toddler Anton name the Beatles.

Watch Li Hongbo’s paper sculptures.

high five

Give someone (or yourself) a high five. Sending so much love your way today. Now, we wait. xoxoxo

P.S. Simple pleasures, and what sounds do you love?

(Kittens photo by Stocksy/Christine Love Hewitt. Pancakes photo by Stocksy/Julie Rideout. Soft Tetris via Kottke.)