What are you doing this weekend? We will see Aleksa’s mother and sister for the first time in years. We are so excited to squeeze them. I hope everyone will have a safe weekend, and here are a few links from all over the web …
Now THAT looks like great sandwich.
28 great readings for every summer mood. (Atlantic)
Wonderful quotes by Eric Carle, author of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, who died this week. Also: “Many children made collages at home or in classrooms. In fact, some kids said to me, ‘Oh, I can do that.’ I think that’s the biggest compliment. “
I want to try these snacks from merchant Joe.
I LOVE this little pot, which beautifies your whole face.
This wonderful home tour, together with gingham couch.
Baby boom entertainment industry tips. You never know! (New Yorker)
My nightmare, haha.
What a beautiful wedding dress. (New York Times)
My favorite sale is Lulu & Georgia. (How beautiful are the backgrounds?)
Finally, I wanted to say something important: American Jews need allies against anti-Semitism. Author Jordan Horn writes, “If we don’t talk honestly and openly about what’s going on, I’m afraid of what’s next for us Jews in America. The fact is that in the past two weeks, there has been a tremendous increase in targeted hate crimes against Jews around the world. “We stand with our Jewish readers and I apologize for not speaking out earlier.
Please join us donation to send aid to Palestinian families. We stand by our Palestinian readers and keep you in our thoughts, hoping for security and peace.
Plus, three reader comments:
Cooper says four fun things: “Has anyone else watched the NBC / Peacock comedy Girls5eva with Sarah Bareilles produced by Tina Fey? IT IS RESPONSIBLE. It’s not a show I expected to love, but the quick wit, nostalgia, and hilarious lyrics so lift the mood. And it’s so nice to see a show where women are in their 40s! “
Tracey says you are doing a good job: “We must keep in mind that confrontation is not the same as progress. When there is not enough water to go around, it is enough to just hold on, sit firmly and wait for the rain to come – THEN you will progress! Until then, manage as best you can. ”
Says Agnes you are doing a good job: “Okay, well, I’m sitting cat and I couldn’t find my friend’s cat in the house for 10 minutes and I was getting ready to literally HAPPY THAT she was gone forever, and I’m a careless pet and a member of their family MISSING BEFORE she showed up from – I swear se – thin air. I’m still going crazy. HOW PEOPLE DO THIS 24/7 WITH REAL PEOPLE, I DON’T KNOW. Find a mirror and bow down !! ”