My Favourite Articles and Links This Week
The terrifying future of fake news. Guys, it’s just going to keep getting worse.
Jane Austen used pins to edit her manuscripts – as she was revising, she would write out revised sections on a new piece of paper, but mark where the new material would be in the original manuscript with a pin.
The town that found a way to drastically reduce illness, through community. Turns out, loneliness and isolation will eventually kill you.
7 secrets of better sandwiches from awesome chefs.
My Favourite Pins This Week
Ever get tired of chicken for dinner? Me too. And I love shrimp, they are surprisingly easy to cook and you can buy them peeled and deveined, so that they are even easier. This recipe is really quick and so delicious! Easy to substitute rice instead of pasta, if you prefer. Pinterest link is here, and the original recipe can be found here.
Oooh, my grandmother used to make these, and they are little squares of heaven – part cookie, part fudge, and entirely delicious. I adore chocolate and peanut butter together, so I find these bars are so very satisfying. Pinterest link is here, and the full recipe post is here.
The second I saw this, I was instantly delighted- who wouldn’t be super happy to get a donut bouquet? This would be a fun thing to do for a friend’s birthday, something fun to bring to a party, or even just a gathering with friends – and you get to pick out their favourite donuts from whatever local bakery that works best for you. Pinterest link is here, and the original DIY post is right here.
This is so brilliant- how to transfer images using packing tape! I know you can buy transfer paper and print it that way, but transfer paper isn’t always the sort of thing people have kicking around at home, but I bet you have packing tape! This looks quite, easy, too. Pinterest link is here, and the full DIY post is here.
Are you the kind of person who is easily annoyed? I’m fine, unless I’m tired… and then everything and everyone annoys the heck out of me. So if you ever get annoyed, you might find this helpful. Pinterest link is here, and the original post is here.
Have an amazing weekend, everyone! Are you getting up to anything crafty, or trying out a new recipe? I’m always looking for new ideas!