July at Whole Living has been but a blip on the radar; how is summer going so quickly? If you feel like you're busier this month than the rest of the calendar year combined, nudge some commitments around to make room for yourself. We've got lots of activities and recipes to keep you busy, plus Happenings fit for your cocktail conversations this weekend.
A BETTER DOZEN A Hungarian graphic design student reinvents the classic egg carton using an efficient, minimalist piece of cardboard. (Fast Company)
URBAN FARMANSION A French design firm proposes an enormous greenhouse for bananas on the Champs-Élysées, stretching the idea of urban farming to its vertical limits. (The Atlantic)
DON'T SWEAT IT Commuters who have access to showers, lockers, and bike parking at work are nearly 5 times more likely to make the trek on two wheels, leading some to wonder if at-work facilities are the missing link in persuading bike commuters. (The Atlantic)
LONDON CALLING All hyped up about this British destination but ticket-less for the Olympics? Lululemon takes us through London in such a lovely 24-hour visit that you might extend that layover to play for a day. (Lululemon)
Reporting by Nina Lincoff and Chloe Stewart