It ended up being much cheaper to fly into Newark than into Bradley (about $1000 cheaper for three people), so we’re doing that, which means when we get to the East Coast, we’ll be getting a rental car and driving to my parents’ house in Connecticut. I’m going to need to get the kids lunch …
My hair is black again for this trip, temporarily, because my mom stresses out when I have grey or brightly colored hair. Otherwise, I probably was going to experiment with adding orange to the pink and silver, which would’ve looked awesome with this shirt. Well, maybe next autumn.
Going to CT for Ammama’s 70th birthday. First time for Anand in an airport in two years, first time for all of us to see my side of the family in two years. There will be hugging! Yay, vaccines! Thanks, science!
I’m not sure there’s a quicker candy than dipping fruit in chocolate (and drizzling more on top) — I love the bang-for-the-buck you get with it. V. low effort, totally charming result. Dried sour cherries dipped in dark chocolate, drizzled with ruby chocolate.
I’d have to check the leaves against a chart to tell you which kind of cactus this is, but I’m guessing Thanksgiving cactus, given the timing.
I’ve been trying to make more quiet space in my life, less running around after deadlines. It’s a process. But one thing that helps is taking garden photos. It’s interesting — I was talking to a friend recently, and she said the two things she had to stay away from were video games and photography, …
I can’t remember what this is, but I thought I’d killed it, and I managed to resuscitate it, so that’s good.
Y’all, Summer van Houten made an adorable 30 second video for us to help get the word out about the Portolan Project — it is very quick, and I think she makes a pretty convincing argument for why this project is so great and worth supporting. Take a look! (Likes / comments / shares appreciated …
Hey, we’ve just dropped a special bonus episode of the podcast about the Portolan Project – here’s a little 2 minute audiogram, so you can taste a bit. Link to the full podcast & more in comments! Please like / comment / share for visibility.