As a part two to this post, I thought I’d share a few of my favorites from the past few months. Suggestions poured in after said post, which was awesome, and my mom mailed me a few books in a very heavy package. I also picked up a few when I went back home at the end of the year. The hit rate has been … Continue reading I finally have time to read…part 2
One of the upsides of internet too slow to watch Netflix is lots of time to read. I brought a few books down with me and I’m working through them slowly, as I also try to stay current on the New Yorker, a near sisyphean task. I also got some books as gifts when my parents came down (books are the best gifts) and I love … Continue reading I finally have time to read!
For those of you who don’t know me, I read a lot of articles on the internet. I don’t like watching videos and I don’t follow many/any tv shows (except I’m definitely going to watch Orange is the New Black) but I cannot resist a good article. I read really long articles on my phone, usually because I don’t realize how long they are and … Continue reading Reading the Internet, Week 1
Some fun internet things: My mom wrote an amazing letter to the editor in the New York Times. We talk about this all the time in my house and I’m so proud of her. Bonus: She wrote this part toot, but it got cut: My daughters (17 and 20) are quite convinced that the NYT has no interest in treating women and men equally in its … Continue reading Quick Links
Complaining about commuting may be the oldest story in the book. Even the hunter gatherers must have dreaded the long treks across the terrain in search of their daily bread. I commute to an unpaid internship, which shows you how far humanity has truly come… While the subway ride is long (2 hour round trip)and sometimes very crowded, my favorite part of the trip is … Continue reading Goodreads
Independence day was spent by the pool with a book. The suit (on sale from J.Crew) top and bottom The book: Yes Chef by Marcus Samuelsson The manicure: Wet n Wild in Red Red Sunglasses I have a similar pair but I love the round twist on the classic wayfarer Hope you had an excellent holiday. Midweek breaks are sometimes just what we need! Continue reading By The Pool