Around the Interwebs
If humans were perfectly rational creatures, we would be able to calculate the costs and benefits of every activity well enough to accurately weigh the value of everything we do against everything else we could have been doing. Why do we spend time on things we hate?
Sleeping in a treehouse is on my bucket list.
We should give out more compliments. Here are 99 compliments you can give (that are not about appearance!).
Real-Life Cheat Codes. Very much agree with #1, #8, #12, and #27, need to practice #18, using #31.
The age of reopening anxiety, or “relearning how to socialize”.
The tyranny of time. A new way to think about the clock.
So much truth though. 15 shower thoughts to break your brain.
Eight secrets to a (fairly) fulfilled life. What do you say?
Related to the previous article, one of the most fundamental yet still under-appreciated truths of human existence: Everybody is totally just winging it, all the time.
Around the blogosphere
What is plant-forward + why it’s the next best thing. I think I’d like to move toward a plant-forward diet, but I won’t give up on meat or dairy completely.
Some great tips to live more environmentally conscious. Zero Waste on a Budget.
I tried all of Trader Joe’s coffee so you don’t have to. (We tried our fair share of TJ’s coffee – we regularly buy the Fair Trade Organic Bolivian Blend and Jon likes to keep a jug of the (regular) Cold Brew Coffee Concentrate in the fridge for a quick iced coffee.)
Here’s another article ranking Trader Joe’s coffee beans.
Such a pretty summer decoration. Paper Honeycomb Suns.
For my runner friends
How long should you train for a race? Laura shares some guidelines.
Did you know 28% of runners began during the pandemic? So that means I was cool before the pandemic started (ha!), but hey, I welcome every single person to the running community! It’s amazing to have you!
5 reasons to become a morning runner. I agree with all of them 100%.
How to find your sweat rate (and how to determine how much to drink).
Simple, but useful food hacks. Some of these are so clever!
Summer Smoothies. A great way to start your day during the warm months of the year.
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