Friday Fizz: bubbles of awesome from the web

Some weeks are tougher than others to find a bunch of fabulous clickable links to share. But this week, my clicky cup runeth over – and then some. Hope you love this list as much as I’ve loved discovering them during the week.

#kalelife: signs you’re turning into a fuckwit – hilarious reality check for those of us who have started taking photos of all their meals and drink smoothies out of mason jars. Hashtag: irony.

Dancing with cats (pictured, above) – for no reason at all, but dancing with cats.

75 thoughts every runner has while out for a run – If you’re a runner, check this out. I guarantee you will relate – and laugh.

140411 holsbys chocolate sadness

It’s okay to be sad and eat healthy chocolate crackles – Danielle from Keeping Up with the Holsbys walks a fine and beautiful line of sharing some pretty profound and moving thoughts about sadness, and sharing an outstanding recipe for healthy chocolatey goodness. I’m a bit in love with this woman. Don’t tell her.

Is Twitter turning us into A-holes? – The ever wonderful Corinne Grant makes some fantastic points about the way the media – and people on Twitter – treat bad news that affects real people. Read up on The Hoopla before we have to start paying next week.

It’s time to stop playing small – If you feel like you are holding yourself back from taking a chance on following your dreams, read this wonderful brave piece by Katherine Mackenzie-Smith at The Beauty of Life.

The funniest April Fools joke I’ve seen from this year – Sometimes it takes a while for these things to filter through, but I saw this one this week and it is well worth a look. This teacher has a policy that if a student’s phone rings during class, they have to answer it on speaker. One student decided to have a little bit of fun with that.


Did you see anything great this week? Please share!


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Carolyn is the editorial director of Champagne Cartel and a freelance writer. In her spare time she is a long-distance runner, peanut butter enthusiast, and single mum to three incredible humans.


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