Buddies, hey and blissful Sunday! I’ve a sense the brand new salvaged wooden eating desk I put in my new Houston TX lounge goes to present me splinters. There may be such a factor as toooooo salvaged and this desk would possibly stroll the road. I’ll be certain that my tetanus shot is updated and report again. I’ll let you know extra about my new house in a submit tomorrow however for now please gaze upon this inexperienced wall I painted in my lounge. (It’s Sherwin Williams Isle of Pines for those who’re into it.)
Extra importantly – associates, I’ve missed you!
Thanks for granting staff JtB a break this August. I moved half of my life to a brand new metropolis and deliberate some scrumptious issues for us this fall, however I did all of it very slowly and I admire that house. I hope this finds you regular. Wait… is that this a protracted yr? Days are quick. Weeks are lengthy. Months are quick. Years are lengthy and quick all wrapped up in a single. Now’s no time for an existential disaster about time, let’s keep it up with the providing this Sunday.
• Kim bought us again within the swing of Sunday issues final week and the article What Comes After Ambition has been knocking round my head ever since. I’ve fielded numerous questions of “what’s subsequent” after midway transferring to Houston and I’m afraid, for this second, the reply and the ambition behind it would really feel anticlimactic. My present ambition is to study the aisles of my native HEB. If I don’t have that, most all the pieces else will collapse.
• “You deserve assist with the factor you’re carrying.” (Instagram)
• Each time I really feel caught in my very own mud, I take into consideration how tiny of a planet we’re, and the way hopeful, curious, and romantic we had been to fling two gold disks into the cosmos with a set of sounds and pictures from our stunning little Earth. The Voyager Golden File is price a pay attention this Sunday. (The New Yorker, Youtube)
• I’ve not too long ago been purged, somewhat abruptly, from a protracted friendship which, if I’m being sincere, left my head spinning for a number of days. It looks like what we owe each other when it comes to communication and forgiveness has shifted proper underneath my toes and I concern that we could be dropping our means to work via battle. This piece from The Atlantic explores this newly flexed cancelling. That’s It, You’re Lifeless To Me. (The Atlantic)
• I might go on and on about how the Foo Fighters are only a band of nice dudes and good dads who additionally occur to rock your face off, or we might discuss how I cried when Taylor Hawkins, the best rock drummer of our technology, died. As an alternative, I’ll depart you this video of 16 yr previous Shane Hawkins taking part in My Hero in his father’s place. I hate crying so don’t let me do it alone. (YouTube)
• I wanted a pen and paper to maintain monitor of the twins within the new Netflix present Echoes, however it was price it for this darkish and twisty who-done-it/where-is-she. (Netflix)
• On my quick record of ambitions is making this candy flower printed tank, with precise flowers. I’m going to disregard the truth that summer season escaped me. (Instagram)
• You assume you realize, however you haven’t any thought. True Life: The Donner Occasion with Chelsey Weber-Smith besides it’s not MTV, it’s one other wonderful episode of You’re Improper About. (Apple Podcasts)
• Fingers down favourite condiment in my fridge is that this Garlic Chili Crisp. On prime of a bowl of buttery rice and a fried egg? PERFECTION. Humble suggestion – for those who’re going to deal with your self to 1 jar, simply purchase two. (Eat Kari Kari)
• I’ve a 4 yr previous recipe for Pickle Popsicles sitting someplace unpublished within the weblog archives as a result of after making and photographing the recipes, I assumed it was too unusual for y’all. Possibly I used to be incorrect as a result of there are definitely different pickle individuals on the planet: An Ode to Pickle Juice. (Paste Journal)
• We cherished compiling this record of Again To College Favorites for us grown of us as a result of September means new tennies and pens irrespective of how previous we’re. (Pleasure the Baker)
• It feels early however I’m very a lot craving a bouncy candy Pumpkin Pecan Scones. (Pleasure the Baker)
Get pleasure from your Sunday!
My like to you.