meanwhile, elsewhere

Saturday’s online finds: Inspirational, educational or just silly. Here is what I found this week…

           

  • No fear so says his brain (Nautilus)
  • A video game I might actually play (My Modern Met)
  • Commit to something: What Netflix Taught Me About Life (swissmiss)
  • There isn’t an egg I didn’t like and soft-scrambled “Tamago” eggs sound delish. (Food52)
  • Practice JOMO, not FOMO (New York TImes)
  • All the cool parents only have one … is what I think this article is telling us (New York Times) but seriously, this as a follow-up (Tiny Letter)
  • Related, apparently I’m on the brink of extinction (The Cut)
  • I love everything about this, especially the Powerpoint (BuzzFeed News)
  • Manhattanhenge … who knew about this? (New York Times)
  • Stabilo’s “Highlight The Remarkable” (Digital Agency Network)
  • Strawgate is out of control (NPR) (Washington Post)
  • Did Mary Poppins Go To Hogwarts? (In Theory)

Have a relaxing weekend!(image)

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meanwhile, elsewhere

Friday’s online finds: Inspirational, educational or just silly. Here is what I found this week…

        

  • A love letter to summer tomatoes (Food 52)
  • Are You There Charlotte? It’s Me, Some Pig (Meta File)
  • Kids now have more self-control than in the ’60s (Quartz)
  • Two reads about running and nutrition (Allie) (Hannah)
  • Want (Makerage) Want to Make. (A Pair & A Spare)
  • I am not as brave as her. White jeans! An amazing commitment to rocking a personal dress code. (BuzzFeed)
  • The man who created the world wide web, has some regrets (Vanity Fair)
  • Eighth grade is the worst! (YouTube)
  • I’ll take a glass of some summer water (Joy The Baker)

Have a great weekend! I am escaping the city and my crummy dead computer – seeking summer!  (image)

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meanwhile, elsewhere

Friday’s online finds: Inspirational, educational or just silly. Here is what I found this week…

        

  • One sky (Topic)
  • We should be embarrassed (Time)
  • “It was like The Hunger Games meets American Idol, plus RuPaul’s Drag Race, and America’s Next Top Model meets rebooted Queer Eye.” (Vulture)
  • 21 tips, tricks, and pieces of great advice for making your vacation that much better (bon appetit)
  • “So, it is very nice that we are allowed to wear makeup, but it might be nicer still if having a baby were not so likely to kill us.” (Harper’s Bazaar)
  • Would you buy a house and share it with your sibling and their family? Maybe, if it looked this good! (Design*Sponge)
  • Girls With Working Moms Get Better Jobs and Higher Pay, According to Research (Money)
  • Have I mentioned my new obsession? (Ologies)
  • If you like what you’re reading, please subscribe and share. (Life Hacker) xomeg

We are now in July which is the Saturday of summer. I’m feeling good, checking things off the 100 Days of Summer list and trying not to think about Sunday. Have a great weekend!(image)

meanwhile, elsewhere

Friday’s online finds: Inspirational, educational or just silly. Here is what I found this week…

           

  • I’m really going to miss this every Friday (A Cup of Jo)
  • Frozen mango margaritas (A Beautiful Mess)
  • Just when I thought my Timothee thing was fading (Variety)
  • This ring is beautiful… wait for it (design milk)
  • The most popular course at Yale teaches how to be happy. We took it for you. (The Cut)
  • IKEA + LEGO = PLAY (The News Market)
  • FML (career)… kidding, not really (Freelance Wisdom)
  • … and this: Instead of ‘Finding’ Your Passion, Try ‘Developing’ It (PetaPixel)
  • What a sweet story (the minicircle)
  • This is creepy. This is America. (CBS)
  • I’m not sure I’ll ever grill a hot dog the old-fashioned way again (Food52)
  • And How to Make Whipped Cream with a Mason Jar and Be Everyone’s Hero (Bon Appetit)

Plus Dancing in movies!!! A delightful super-edit of nearly 300 dance scenes in movies (This is Colossal)

Have a great long weekend and HAPPY CANADA DAY! We’re going camping at Kouchibouguac National Park in New Brunswick with friends and I plan to cross off a few items off the 100 Days of Summer list!

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meanwhile, elsewhere

Friday’s online finds: Inspirational, educational or just silly. Here is what I found this week…

           

  • This is all I want in a beach house. Perfect. (The Design Files)
  • There are some good life lesson here (Open Culture)
  • I’m pretty confident I’ll find a lobster roll in PEI next month (I Am A Food Blog)
  • New norms of privacy, and a cultural shift in which shared spaces in cities became equated with demoralization and depravity, also helped put an end to these styles of living. (NYT)
  • “I’m a disco ball who loves writing to-do lists.” (Man Repeller)
  • We had cooking sewing woodshop and drafting – I was best at drafting (NPR)
  • This song reminds me of my sister, Jill. Weezer reminds me of my grade 12 summer. Enjoy. (Open Culture)
  • Dry grilling. Try it. Then Invite me over. (Alexandra’s Kitchen)
  • Like anything else worth doing, slowly wasting away over the course of 30 days is going to take some effort. But we believe in you. You’ve GOT THIS. (McSweeneys)
  • …as the years would go on, he would find things that had happened in old episodes that didn’t feel current … So he would put on the same clothes and go back and shoot inserts and fix old episodes so that they felt as current as possible, so that he could stand by them 100 percent (Kottke)
  • Instagram’s Wannabe-Stars Are Driving Luxury Hotels Crazy (The Atlantic)
  • Totally crushing on Camila Pinheiro and Elisabeth O’Brien‘s work (Design Crush)

Have a great weekend!(image)

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