I am doing NaBloPoMo this month. 30 blog posts in 30 days. Come join me. #nablopomo2023
Around the Interwebs
Did you know you can draft an email in Google Docs?
Pen pals meet each other in person after 43 years! Aww, I love that. I’ve been pen pals with a girl from Australia since I was 15 and we have met IRL thrice now.
Oh, that’s smart. Why you should take Jan 8th off this year.
Around the blogosphere
While I really enjoy exchanging small gifts for the holidays, I appreciate the insights of this article. How to buy gifts in a culture where everyone already buys everything they want.
Suzanne wrote a great piece on Justification and I have been thinking about it a lot because I thought for sure it was a cultural thing – in Germany, the response “I can’t make it” or “I am busy” don’t really exist and there always needed to be a reason (even if a vague one) if you turned down an invitation. Maybe that has changed in recent years.
A space budget. Now that’s an interesting concept.
Inspiring Ikea Kallax Hacks for Every Room. I love the Kallax shelves – we have a couple of variations ourselves.
10 things to do in San Francisco. Great list! Thanks, Kyria!
A little late but maybe save for next year? Pumpkin Carving Stencils.
For my runner friends
This soup is so good. Highly recommend. Stuffed Pepper Soup.
Cauliflower Gratin. Oh, I should make that this winter.
Hot Honey Baked Chicken Breasts. This looks finger-licking good.
I am making this (family recipe) apple cake this weekend. So light and delicious!
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