Holy cow, the work of Boa Mistura is fantastic and this project is touching. The artist collective gave a poor town in Brazil a colorful and inspirational makeover. If you head over to their website, you can view more of the murals, including photographs of their process.
I have not been to the Chinese New Year parade since I was about five years old and we had to leave because I was terrified. This year I was determined to not only attend, but stick it out. Definitely one of the coolest events in Philly.
Once in my lifetime, I’d like to witness a lunar eclipse. Somehow I always seem to miss them, like the one that happened December 10th. I guess I’ll have to put 2014′s in my datebook now! These are just some of the awesome photos posted on boston.com. Head on over there to see more, along with photo credits.