Important People Drinking Coffee


Design Mom tipped us off to a funny new watercolor series by artist Steven Weinberg called Important People Drinking Coffee. If you’re like me (or millions of others), your day just doesn’t begin until you’ve had your morning cup of Joe. (Reminds me of this funny saying I recently spotted on Pinterest.) You can see the whole series on Weinberg’s website. Below are some of our favorites.








Steven Weinberg’s website





December 5, 2016

Welcome to the New and Improved My Modern Met

As some of you may have noticed already, we’ve made some big changes here at My Modern Met. Over the past few years, we realized that we were long overdue for a redesign. As the stars finally started to align, we began the process about a year ago and it’s our pleasure to share it with you today. Our first major objective was switching platforms.

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December 5, 2016

Woman Hangs 10,000 Rainbow Christmas Lights in Response to Anti-LGBTQ Neighbor

We’ve all seen the house that goes crazy with their holiday lights display—you might even know someone who does. Lexi Magnusson is one who enjoys decorating with a “ridiculous amount of lights” every Christmas. This year, her illumination is a colorful statement of support for the LGBTQ community. The Seattle-based resident covered her bushes in 10,000 rainbow Christmas lights after a neighbor openly expressed homophobic opinions.

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