Hi there pals and welcome to this fantastic Sunday. Right now marks the 379th time I’ve come right here to inform you how I feel, what I really feel, and what attire and lip balm and sunscreen I’m into past the recipes which can be the muse of Pleasure the Baker. Are you able to consider? That’s no small feat. I’ve taken a hefty quantity of flack for it and but it’s my favourite publish to write down for you each single week. I’m so grateful for the group that these Sunday posts have construct and grateful for the expansion of those Sunday posts with Abby, Kim, and Toby.
There’s some weight in at present’s hyperlinks as you may think because you too are an individual on this planet. There’s additionally Guava and Cheese French Toast, so we’re going to be okay at present. It’s additionally plum season and I can not suggest them sufficient. I like that you just’re right here and we’re right here collectively.
• “Between stimulus and response there’s a house. In that house is our energy to decide on our response. In our response lies our progress and freedom.” —Viktor Frankl (although that attribution is dodgey)
Brene Brown places it into this equation: S( )R. I’ve discovered it more durable and more durable these days to be a “particular person of the Web” and make house between stimulus and response. It looks like social media particularly wants the R, IMMEDIATELY. Which tribe are you on? How dare you not categorical your tribe on this very second. For those who aren’t on my tribe I demand to know proper now! Unfollow! Unfollow! And y’all… I’m simply making an attempt to create space sufficient to know the response I’ve is one that’s significant and true for me. Generally, me making house appears like me making bread after which consuming it with manner an excessive amount of butter (lol no such factor). Nevertheless you course of large tradition shifting occasions, please know you’re allowed to create house for your self. It actually has been one of the highly effective adjustments I’ve made in my life (however wow it pisses off Instagram).
• This made me cry. Suspending Perception: Abortion and the fitting to remorse (The Level)
• For years earlier than final Friday, Louisiana has been a tough place to obtain abortion care and this newest determination goes to be very tough for thus many individuals right here. If this problem is essential to you, I might encourage you to analysis how one can help your group. It needs to be sustained work, and within the meantime I’ve made donations to Nationwide Black Girls’s Reproductive Justice Agenda and Raise Louisiana.
• I’m too drained even for scorching regression summer season, actually. Inform me the way it goes. (Substack)
• Just a few years in the past on a street journey again to New Orleans from Birmingham, Alabama I finished on the Nationwide Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery, Alabama. It’s essentially the most highly effective memorial I’ve ever skilled and so they’re presently holding a night time exhibit on choose evenings this summer season.
• The lonely chief: How John Roberts misplaced management of the court docket (Politico)
• Final week Toby requested who our movie star bestie can be. Mine? Casey Wilson. (Pleasure the Baker, Bookshop.org)
• Kim reminded us that it’s hand sunscreen season however can I be additional bizarre and counsel that it’s additionally driving glove season? (Pleasure the Baker, Amazon)
• I’ve dedicated to creating all the things with the phrase “poolside” in it beginning with Deb from Smitten Kitchen’s Poolside Sesame Slaw.
• Though it’s no time to even take into consideration stuffing onions and roasting them – I noticed an extremely scrumptious image of stuffed onions someplace on the Internets, and now I can’t get it out of my head. I’ll put this on the again burner till November. (BBC)
• This Guava and Cheese Stuffed French Toast appears like an absolute dream and has me on essentially the most instant hunt for guava jam. (SavorSimpleBlog)
• You’re Flawed About‘s newest episode on Martha Stewart with Sarah Archer is an enchanting hear. For those who nonetheless have these little sq. Martha Stewart Dwelling recipe inserts saved, this podcast episode is for you. Extremely suggest. (Apple Podcasts, Sarah Archer)
• Making ice cream sandwiches with Ritz crackers is the vitality degree this vacation weekend: simple ice cream treats. (Pleasure the Baker)
Have a beautiful Sunday.
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