Friday Favorites | Reads, Eats and Random Things

Headed into October this weekend - can you believe it??? Here are a few fun links for you to peruse during your (hopefully) lazy Saturday and Sunday mornings...

RECENT FAVORITE INTERNET READS:

In the mood for a photo challenge? Here's a fall scavenger hunt for you!

Loving these cityscape photographs by Marvin Newman.

Some great ideas for school lunches in this post!

Why you need to nurture your "mom crew".

Apparently the beret is the "it" accessory for fall.

I love this little dress so much! I might have to dust off the sewing machine and make one.

Some tips for teaching your kids about money.

15 essential camera shots all filmmakers should know.

Susan Stripling tells it like it is.

I've bookmarked this for later.

Best parks for kids in Nassau County - I think we've been to most of them!

Being bored leads to higher creativity and better decision making.

30 ideas on how to display photos in your home.

These photos of Glasgow are so good.

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RECIPES BOOKMARKED TO TRY:

Some yummy looking recipes in this post.

A pomegranate shandy!

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A RECENT RECIPE WIN:

Potsticker Stir Fry

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CURRENT FAVORITE THINGS:

Monthly meal planning (as opposed to weekly)

Orange and Bergamot essential oils on my wrists

Pic-time

Headspace

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Wishing you a wonderful weekend!

Francesca Russell is a documentary-style family photographer and filmmaker located in Garden City South, NY. If you'd like to see more of her recent documentary family photography, head over to her Facebook page or follow her everyday adventures on Instagram. If you are looking for a family photographer or lifestyle videographer on Long Island or in the New York City area to document your family, small business or event, please contact her for more information.