Every Monday, we mourn the death of the weekend. Luckily, Monday Momentum’s got everything to get you through this week—from your morning jams to something to look forward to once Friday (finally) comes around.
Here’s your weekly dose of motivation. Mondays are tough, BE TOUGHER.
Words to live by for the next seven days
“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
A weekly pic to inspire the rest of the week (or at least the morning)
A mood-lifting song to get you in the right Monday mindset
An article from around the web to enrich your life
“How ‘Girls’ Deconstructed The Myths Around Female Friendship” by Kristin Iversen for NYLON
This idea that friends—and particularly female friends—will always be there for you has been portrayed on television to great effect for decades. Whether via Lucy and Ethel’s unbreakable bond in I Love Lucy; or Dorothy, Blanche, Rose, and Sophia’s late-night cheesecake chatting sessions in Golden Girls; or Carrie, Miranda, Samantha, and Charlotte’s brunch-time bawdy conversations on Sex and the City, our cultural conversation as it pertains to female friendship has had a unifying message: These relationships are always positive, and they’re the only ones that can be counted on to last forever.
FACT OF THE WEEK
A conversation starter to help you make new friends or impress the ones you already have
Wild koalas can only live in one place in the world, Australia. They need a large habitat and rely on the eucalypt forests that can only be found in Australia.
TREAT YO’ SELF
A luxurious item to lust over (or buy if you’re feelin’ $pendy)
What to look forward to this week
Soak up the sun while listening to Sheryl Crow’s latest album Be Myself which drops this Friday.