What are you as much as this weekend? I had surgical procedure this week, so we’re laying low, and the boys are excited that Lodge Transylvania 4 comes out right now! Hope you’ve got one, and listed below are just a few hyperlinks from across the net…
The Woman Scouts made a brand new cookie, and it’s ridiculously wonderful.
“Why making associates in midlife is so arduous.” (The Atlantic)
Now THAT’s a hike.
A good friend gave me this and it’s develop into my favourite a part of my magnificence routine.
How scrumptious does creamy hen soup look?
A five-minute movie a couple of one-minute time machine.
Emma Straub on the magic (and drama and celebrities and makeout classes) of bookstores.
A spelling bee child cracks up on the phrase “sardoodledom.”
Whoa, this front room!
A day within the lifetime of a really puffy coat. It’s me. (The New Yorker)
These two dancing at all times makes me smile.
Plus, three reader feedback:
Amanda on what comedy scenes do you like: “Oh my gosh, the chilly open from Brooklyn 99! I noticed a tweet that mentioned one thing like ‘That opening scene from B99 has a fandom of its personal,’ and I 100% agree.”
Emiley on 10 methods to assist a brand new mother: “I hope we at all times comply with these instincts. I’ve had associates drop ginger ale and crackers on the porch once they heard my children had a abdomen bug; and somebody drop off a scrumptious Bundt cake on my porch, unprompted by something. A sister-in-law as soon as despatched a e-book I discussed eager to learn. One other despatched an opulent hand cream out of the blue. My children are 8, 5 and a couple of, so I wasn’t in any form of apparent weeds… however I discovered myself in tears each. single. time. It’s SO good to really feel liked and seen at all ages and stage, proper? I attempt to remind myself to ‘by no means suppress a beneficiant thought,’ as a result of it by no means hurts to elevate somebody. One thing I’ve examine — cried over — many occasions on this weblog!”
Julie on shedding my brother: “I misplaced my mother and father one proper after the opposite. My brother, who nonetheless lived in our hometown, would usually stumble upon an outdated household good friend who was affected by dementia. Each time, he’d ask my brother, ‘How are your mother and father?’ and at first my brother would reply truthfully and the person would clutch his chest, gasping on the tragic information, solely to overlook it moments later. Finally my brother modified the story to what my mother and father had at all times dreamed of: ‘They reside in Maui now. It’s unbelievable.’”
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