Gravity Blankets, 100 Million Books & a Little Spring Cleaning {Friday High-Fives}

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Hey, y'all, it's time for Friday high-fives! This is a weekly roundup of articles & other fun stuff from the interwebs that I liked enough to share with you.
Enjoy the link love & have a fantastic weekend!

 

1.

This article intrigued me as I tend to get into my best working groove around mid-afternoon. 
Why we should kill the 40-hour work week

2.

I recently went to the dentist. When the hygienist laid the lead vest on me before the X-rays, I felt an overwhelming sense of calm. Something about the weighted feeling was super relaxing. Then I discovered this phenomenon on Kickstarter.
→ Gravity: The Weighted Blanket for Sleep, Stress and Anxiety

3.

As you may know, I love updating my desktop background almost daily. So, I'm a fan of nifty Chrome extensions too. This extension's a gem as it includes my nerdy love of books.
→ 100 Million Books

4.

Although we've already broken through the 90-degree barrier here in ATL, it's technically still spring. Nothing says spring like a little cleaning.
→ Simplify with Categories + A KonMari Inspired Checklist

5.

In my opinion, the best leaders are always learning. Jeff Shinabarger of Plywood People is one of those great leaders. This article is both enlightening and refreshing.
→ 13 Things I Can Still Do Better

Bonus link!

If you value innovation in your work, then I cannot recommend Plywood Presents enough. It's a gathering of over 1,000 social entrepreneurs from all over the country. I've been attending this event since the beginning and oh my how it's grown. It's hand-downs the best conference I've ever attended. I hope you will come this year too! If so, let me know. I'd love to say hello and put a face with your email address :)