Mates, hiya and pleased Sunday! I’ve a sense the brand new salvaged wooden eating desk I put in my new Houston TX lounge goes to offer me splinters. There may be such a factor as toooooo salvaged and this desk would possibly stroll the road. I’ll make certain my tetanus shot is updated and report again. I’ll inform you extra about my new house in a put up tomorrow however for now please gaze upon this inexperienced wall I painted in my lounge. (It’s Sherwin Williams Isle of Pines should you’re into it.)
Extra importantly – pals, I’ve missed you!
Thanks for granting workforce 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 an extended 12 months? 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 obtained 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 every thing 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 have been to fling two gold disks into the cosmos with a group of sounds and pictures from our lovely little Earth. The Voyager Golden File is value a pay attention this Sunday. (The New Yorker, Youtube)
• I’ve not too long ago been purged, reasonably out of the blue, from an extended 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 is likely to be dropping our means to work by means of 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 speak about how I cried when Taylor Hawkins, the best rock drummer of our technology, died. As a substitute, I’ll go away you this video of 16 12 months previous Shane Hawkins enjoying 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 observe of the twins within the new Netflix present Echoes, nevertheless it was value 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 time escaped me. (Instagram)
• You assume you realize, however you don’t have any concept. True Life: The Donner Social gathering with Chelsey Weber-Smith besides it’s not MTV, it’s one other wonderful episode of You’re Mistaken 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 – should you’re going to deal with your self to 1 jar, simply purchase two. (Eat Kari Kari)
• I’ve a 4 12 months previous recipe for Pickle Popsicles sitting someplace unpublished within the weblog archives as a result of after making and photographing the recipes, I believed it was too unusual for y’all. Perhaps I used to be incorrect as a result of there are definitely different pickle individuals on the earth: An Ode to Pickle Juice. (Paste Journal)
• We beloved compiling this record of Again To Faculty Favorites for us grown people as a result of September means new tennies and pens regardless 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.