Sunday, January 29, 2017

Sunday Reading 1.29.17

I'm sure I've said this before but I would really like to host a dinner once a month or once a week if I could really handle it.
Linked to it from here
in which I really enjoyed the writing.  But it reminded me the first time we talked about hosting a Friday night dinner after reading this Serious Eats story.

As a person who has developed embarassingly intimate relationships to my coffee teta/gold tooth/21jumpstreet this story struck close to home. For many growing up breakfast is a family meal and the grownup isolation of coffee on the walk is mitigated by these warm people.

I'm still obsessed with the suicide forest in Japan

Another of my favorite New York grocery stores is closed. What are we gonna do?
After the Associated on 14 Street earlier this year

An article about my favorite newscaster, Pat Battle

Showing self control is empathy for your future self

didn't read this yet

Norman Lear on Longevity and Laughter

A companion piece to the man living in the Maine woods and stealing from camps

Cuts of beef

On friendship
and also from brainpickings a list of writers advice on writing

Fascinated by the White House kitchen; this article has a bunch of interesting stories.
Here's some excerpts from a book about Eleanor Roosevelt; she developed some 7 1/2 cent meals with the folks at Cornell to serve at the White House during the depression.
That would be the same as $1.38 today according to this inflation calculator

Beautiful story about man running hospice in California

Nordic way to be good at winter

Man makes argument that chicken stick is fine for veetarians; the argument is a little thin

Monday, September 05, 2016

This is some old links, I don't know why I never hit pubish

I really want to get to the waterpod this year

got me to thinking

My two favorite ted talks
Jill Bolte Taylor studied her own stroke as it happened

the introvert

Links 9/4/2016

Always thinking about food security.
Fall is for reflection.

Lady who does weekly food prep

Frugality gals $50 weekly meal plan

$27 dollar Challenge 2014

an article comparing Gwyneth Paltrow's challenge purchase and
I appreciate her bringing attention and so much passion in past

In 2012, Newark Mayor Cory Booker too the SNAP challenge when the weekly amount was about $33.

I used to love this blog....

When to get yout veg

Doesn't this look like Tiamat


Interview with Peter Hoffman....the end of an era

This guy blogged the best route to all lower 48 national parks

Interview with Werner Herzog
He's teaching an online course in filmmaking.

Scared is scared video

Summer camp for adults.....oh boy

100 foods dr oz wants us to eat

Eliminate the negative

Something for everybody

I would like to do some yoga......simple stuff.

Working on an oatmeal bar

oooo, lost a few hours to oatcakes

Sunday, September 04, 2016

Links 9/4/2016 from 6/6/2016

We have to take away the stigma of mental illness.

Haven't been able to read this article on the pineal gland; I'll keep it here til I get a chance.

Want to listen to Donovan Livingston's speech
"Light up the world with your luminous allure".

Of course the beautiful Manger

Refinery 29 article are always so engaging and beautiful.

This is an interesting story; would love to research more about them.

Eat for a week on $12 a day

Another awesome article from Allison Robicelli; we're gonna miss them.

Minnesota State starvation experiment

Wednesday, June 01, 2016

6/1/2016 Links

Can't stop reading about hoarding.

Slideshow with the 3-4 day dinner meal plan for $20

I love this guy who stacks's kind of amazing

women only residences; can't believe there's any left. the webster house
and another one

We have a couple of neighbors who store their trash outside of their door when it gets too stinky inside.
we hate it

another pipe bookshelf.......I may have posted this once already.

cookie cutters

I've never had any of these Trader Joe's products on this list but I want at least half.

NYT article on cover crops; how they went out of fashion and are now coming back.

I like this feature on Refinery
Here's another one
eh, some are better than others

I wanna make these and know how they're different from Bunuelos

Friday, March 11, 2016

Week ending 3/4/2015

A NY Times article about overcrowding in NYC.
and Scott Stringer's report

I want to go to Holi celebrations

These kid stories are pretty creepy

I love this article and wish I was able to remember everything.

My friend and I used to take walks through the Rambles; I might know some of these birds personally.

Why do I love beans so much. Here are some great looking black bean recipes

My local.

Oh Thich Nhat Hanh you're the greatest

Mapping the bacteria in NYC subways

I enjoy reading articles about air bnb....the disasters, the lawsuits, the successes.

These are always shocking

 A couple of articles I haven't had a chance to read but would really like to.

Friday, March 04, 2016

1.19.16 links from phone

Here's some links from my phone. Some are links from other people and some are links from those links. Most of them where worth holding on to.

Japan's suicide Forrest

Good interview with Wendell Berry

I would love to make these sticky buns.

Five people get their gut biome read....really cool article about the bacteria that make us who we are.

Speaking of gut biome even the government is thinking about it.


Strange things famous people said when dying.

How to store your groceries. I will keep this handy.

Need to do a little more research but
There's a new movie theater in bushwick for 3 dollars a show. Opened with close encounters. The have food that looks good. It's called Syndicated. I wanna take Woody.