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Have a Scrumptious Weekend. | Cup of Jo

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What are you as much as this weekend? My dad is visiting, and we’re going to our neighborhood block get together. The boys are psyched for the bouncy home, and I like seeing what everybody brings to the potluck dinner. We’re going with both thumbprint cookies or fancified Rice Krispie treats. Hope you may have a great one, and listed here are just a few hyperlinks from across the net…

Everybody ought to put on completely enormous sun shades. “All vogue ought to make you say, ‘Hmm, appears silly. I adore it.’ Sun shades most of all.” (NYMag)

Love the thought of taking lengthy walks and simply speaking to your self.

Oooh, the proper sweater for a hair tuck.

A dialog about family inequity. Says Anne Helen Petersen: “I do know so many cis-hetero {couples} the place guys go away for eight hours to go {golfing} each weekend; eight hours to go to a good friend’s home or to go to an precise soccer recreation, each weekend. That could be a large period of time that appears inconceivable to numerous ladies in these hetero partnerships. I believe that males are like… Why would they need to change that? Why would they need to take that away? If all they should do is simply get in a combat each occasionally about it, that looks as if a small worth to pay for having all of that freedom.”

“Who cares what I put on to high school drop off? Me.” Such a humorous, playful piece. (NYTimes present hyperlink)

Now THAT’S a inexperienced kitchen.

This quick movie is making fetch occur — in Yiddish.

Relating to consuming issues, brown women don’t measure up. “I’m a South Asian lady who suffers from consuming issues. My battle with physique dysmorphia started once I was instructed by my physician, at six years outdated, that my BMI (physique mass index) was too excessive, and I used to be placed on the primary of many diets that might come to outline my life. Ever the overachiever and desirous to please my involved mother and father, I threw myself into controlling my weight… What I didn’t know at the moment was that these numbers had been reflective of white, Eurocentric requirements that by no means ought to have been utilized to me… Consuming dysfunction conduct is so intently tied with whiteness and wealth, that for a lot of — together with many ladies of coloration — the depictions of it may be unintentionally aspirational.” (Elle)

The hair development that millennial and boomers agree on. *raises hand*

Digging this horny underwear.

“The faces that look again at us after we come out as queer.” What a tremendous interactive article. (NYTimes present hyperlink)

Plus, 5 reader feedback:

Says Sarah on the right way to say goodbye at a celebration: “I follow the Midwestern goodbye. When sitting, slap your lap with each fingers, say, ‘Welp!’, then get up and head out the door.”

Says Tina on the right way to say goodbye at a celebration: “Ever do an Italian household goodbye? Infinite hugs, kisses, questions on being hungry, being pressured to take leftovers, getting sucked into having one final piece of/plate of… It’s limitless! One of the best/worst is that we’ll possible see them TOMORROW!”

Says Ruth on the right way to say goodbye at a celebration: “My get together vibe as a Jew is: ‘What get together? We’re all dwelling collectively on this tent within the desert full time. Why would you need to go away? Particularly since Aunt Rachel’s cake is simply coming off the hearth!’ I can not go away a celebration. Please don’t make me.”

Says Nigerian Woman on 10 single mothers by selection share their experiences: “I simply listened to the newest episode of the podcast Archetypes, the place Mindy Kaling talks about changing into a single mom by selection. We stay in such a judgmental world, so I salute each lady who’s courageous sufficient to make this selection.”

Says Eliz on who’s your movie star crush: “Bernie Sanders. Verify him out as a younger hottie, y’all…”

Bernie Sanders young

(Cookie photograph and recipe by Yossy Arefi/Instagram.)


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