meanwhile, elsewhere

Friday’s online finds: Cozy up and dig in.

  • Goal: get Mike to build a bench like this in our front room (Dorsey Designs)
  • Live Like It’s the Weekend… but be nice about it. Good read, good reminder. (Curbed)
  • If You’re Often Angry Or Irritable, You May Be Depressed (NPR)
  • Passion burnout (Shine)
  • and… Why You Should Work Less and Spend More Time on Hobbies (Harvard Business Review)
  • Need a doorstop? This one is really nice. (swissmiss)
  • Is there anyone out there still using Flickr? (Gizmodo)
  • Squealing!  Design*Sponge will be sharing their Top 20 Home Tours of All Time (Design*Sponge)
  • MacNeil said the problem isn’t the intersection, it’s the people. STOP ROLLING REDS (CBC)
  • The dog line broke my already broken heart (Kottke)
  • I want a bowl of this (Heather Christo)
  • Meet the Man Cooking Every Single Ina Garten Recipe (At 650, He’s Halfway There) (The Kitchn)
  • And More Ina, more pure joy: Day drinking with Seth and Ina (Esquire)

Have a great weekend!

(photo (laundry hanging – I want one of these photographs in my life))

meanwhile, elsewhere

Friday’s online finds: Cozy up and dig in.

  • My Oscar picks, based on movies I actually saw in theatres last year (McSweeney’s)
  • For me, the question is how does one skip breakfast? (Vox)
  • #15 would be really hard (medium)
  • Keeping girls in sports (Oiselle)
  • A pretty accurate personality quiz (FiveThirtyEight)
  • Depth Year (Raptitude)
  • Through that lens, Apple telling us to put our phones down is not unlike an oil company telling us to carpool, or a Victoria’s Secret model telling us to love our bodies — it’s not wrong, but it’s not exactly right, either. (Man Repeller)
  • Haha (Bored Panda)
  • Is this enough to make you go vegan? (Reuters)
  • Yes, I watched this. Yes, I’m like whaaaaat? Send help. (Life Hacker)
  • It really isn’t that hard. You keep your hands to yourself; you keep your pants zipped; and you think about what would help your mentee, not what would help you. (The New York Times)
  • Get in my belly (Bon Appetit)

Mike is forty today. If you see him, wish him a happy one. Have a great weekend!

(photo courtesy of his mom)

meanwhile, elsewhere

Friday’s online finds: Cozy up and dig in.

  • I can’t believe I am admitting this, but I still have not watched the Sopranos’ (New York Times)
  • The Best Career Advice I Ever Received (Man Repeller)
  • “It cost $6.50 and tasted like celery. I don’t know what I was expecting.” (The Atlantic)
  • I’m into this Instagram account (Belletrist)
  • The Newest American Girl Doll Lives on a Sustainable Farm and Struggles with a Food Sensitivity (Pure Wow)
  • Eating meat has ‘dire’ consequences for the planet (National Geographic)
  • “…the life-changing magic of sharing responsibility for our homes with the people who live in them.” YES (Reading My Tea Leaves)
  • It appears I am not the only person who wants to work for L.L.Bean (The New Yorker)
  • No surprise to me (9to5Mac)
  • Pasta hack (food52)

Have a great weekend!

meanwhile, elsewhere

Friday’s online finds: Cozy up and dig in.

  • Totally dorking-out on this (Dimensions.Guide)
  • Tea With The Dames (Rotten Tomatoes)
  • I want this job (Thrillist)
  • Or get paid to do this (Food52)
  • I actually teared up last year when I heard he got out (Mother Jones)
  • and more on podcasts: You also, of course, need to tell a good story – good enough to capture the attention of everyone from truck drivers to joggers. (BBC)
  • Woman With Rare Medical Condition Unable to Hear Men’s Voices (Jezebel)
  • A fun monthly challenge (Food In Jars)
  • “Schitt’s Creek” And The Return Of The Nice Comedy (BuzzFeed). YESSSSS. Plus, the article subtitle mentions my other two new favourite shows – thanks Sophie.
  • I think I found my spirit-blogger (hula seventy)
  • It’s been a week and I am so sad and lonely without him (Tonic). Thank you for all of the sweet messages, cards, flowers and check-ins. It means so much. xox

Have a great weekend.

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meanwhile, elsewhere

Friday’s online finds: Cozy up and dig in.

  • DR In My Own Experience: REAL BODY TALK (Steph Bruce)
  • One week. How hard could it be? Stupid hard I bet. (Food52)
  • And is it possible to drink and not drink? (Medium)
  • Let’s just work on creating better eating habits (Shutterbean)
  • Right after I eat these (Food52)
  • Take more risks, even if you can’t predict the outcomes: My New Year’s Resolutions, Based On My Myers-Briggs Type (Man Repeller)
  • The Best Skin-Care Trick Is Being Rich (Atlantic)
  • Good read: The Itsy-Bitsy, Teenie-Weenie, Very Litigious Bikini (The New York Times)
  • Now trending: Gout! (The Cut)
  • How our housing choices make adult friendships more difficult (Vox)
  • More/Less… A new page in the bullet journal! (A Cup Of Jo)
  • Amazing: The Sidekick Notebook Conveniently Wraps Around a Keyboard, iPad, or Book (Design\Milk)
  • Phew, I see Uma Thurman! (#21)… learning so much (Medium)
  • So basically I just need to really master one dance move and apply to all songs, ENJOY. (Twitter)
  • The case for bangs (The Cut)
  • For some serious planning (Design\Milk)
  • Beautiful person (The Seatle Times)
  • The End. (Design*Sponge)
    (Design*Sponge was the first blog I really got into. I am very sure I am not the only one who’s been inspired by Grace!) 

Have a great weekend.

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