Snowy day in a Philadelphia park || streetsandstripes.com

This past week Philadelphia had a “snowstorm” of sorts. We were gearing up for 4-8 inches of snow,┬áso all the schools were shut down and everyone went into hibernation mode. In the end, we only got two inches of snowfall and the skies cleared and was a beautiful bright blue in the afternoon. But all of the hype about snow had me yearning for Colorado again.

Here are a few links you may have missed from around the web this week including home decor, beautiful libraries, and the first bookstore opening in the South Bronx. Hope you have a lovely weekend!

What are you reading for Black History Month? Philly blogger Amber pulled together a great book list.

Over 1.4 million people live in the South Bronx and there are no bookstores to be found. One woman is changing that.

6 of the world’s most stunning libraries.

How I decorated my home and found my favorite pieces while on a budget.

“Why on earth do I have a void in my soul that can only be filled by something masochistic?” – My Lush Sobriety.

“I’m Pro-Life and Pro-Reguee.”

I published my online portfolio last week for my work as a social media manager and photographer!