Have a Pretty Weekend. | Cup of Jo


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What are you as much as this weekend? We’ll be hanging out with my sister and niece, whom we haven’t seen in ages, and I’m so excited to squeeze them each! Hope you’ve got a great one, and listed here are a couple of enjoyable hyperlinks from across the net…

This week’s Massive Salad subject options our pricey pal Ashley Ford, who talks about how rising up in poverty made it arduous to determine her personal likes and dislikes: “Any feeling of need got here with loads of anxiousness, as a result of I assumed it could harm to need issues and never be capable of get them.” Learn the complete subject right here, together with her present 11 favourite issues.

Winter salad pizza.

My pal Alison found these cool socks.

How fairly is this Seattle guesthouse?

Unbelievable essay from a lady who stopped consuming. “Individuals who don’t have an issue with consuming don’t fear about having an issue with consuming…I do know you may’t think about a life with out alcohol. There may be one, although, and it’s higher than the very best factor you may think about.”

Synthetic skylights look type of superb.

Are you able to imagine these footsteps within the snow are embroidered?

#1 on my birthday wishlist. 😉

The playground is my third place. “The closest analogue to the playground that I can consider is a school dorm on a Friday evening. The standard of the corporate might differ, however kid-friendly areas reliably take me from being alone to hanging out, no invitation essential. On the playground, no one has to wash up, and it’s no large offense in the event you bail.”

The right way to make good eggs. (NYTimes reward hyperlink)

Kule is having a giant sale. Love their items.


Plus three reader feedback…

Says Kaff on the one query I ask my children after faculty: “We used to do ‘Rose, Bud, Thorn’ at dinner, however everybody would pounce on the Thorn. (My children prefer to complain.) This 12 months, as a substitute, I’ve began asking for everybody’s ‘Pleasure Notes’ (a time period I learn in a New York Instances article). It doesn’t need to be the BEST factor that occurred, simply one thing that made you content, even in a small approach. ‘I made a great sandwich’ is an ideal ‘Pleasure Observe.’ One thing doesn’t need to be THE BEST to be significant or satisfying.”

Says Lauren O. on Dealer Joe’s meal hacks: “In early 2020 when NYC was on arduous lockdown, I grocery-shopped at Dealer Joe’s for aged neighbors. Along with ending up on a first-name foundation with the supervisor (hello, Graham!), I dealt with extra TJ’s sauerkraut than I’d have imagined attainable. Each week, each single one among my neighbors’ grocery lists included sauerkraut. That is anecdata and I can’t say something for certain, however hear: If you wish to reside a protracted, very long time (my neighbors are very outdated), make one thing like Lucy’s Reuben-esque Sandwich a LOT.”

Says Teree on 4 enjoyable issues: “Sub-topic for readers: in the event you did get a pasta tattoo, which form would you select? I feel I’d choose rotini as a result of it’s my fave pasta and likewise I may inform folks it’s my downward spiral.”
Provides Nicola: “Fusilli. It’s enjoyable to eat, and at any time when we eat it my husband says, ‘Fusilli, you loopy b*stard,’ which is a reference to this New York Journal cartoon.”

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