I've been keeping track of links to share like I used to, but for a while, I'll be running a big Recommended post each month instead of each week. Hopefully three weeks absence will make the heart grow fonder when a new Recommended post rolls out!
|via Bon Appétit|
First, a recipe! I highly recommend these chocolate chip cookies made with whiskey and rye. A friend of mine made them, and they blew me away! These are in my top 3 favorite cookies I've ever tasted, no lie. I haven't made them myself yet, but I hope that when I do, they turn out just as good!
An amazing story of a man harnessing the seas in an entirely new way to provide for the future.
A funny bit for your weekend: Kittens vs Thugs
I love this idea for chore dates! Maybe it's just my get-things-done nature, but I really do think this would be fun.
Great encouragements on being a Girl Boss collected by Joanna from Cup of Jo -- This quote is my favorites:
“I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of ‘Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this,’ and you push through those moments, that’s when you have a breakthrough.” — Marissa Mayer
I love this series from Cup of Jo about parenting around the world. You may have seen it, it's pretty popular, but it's always worth another look, in my opinion.
Tips on how to make your clothes last longer (and save $$).
Shut the front door. There's an otter preserve in California where you can swim with otters! Here's a video. Time to move to the West Coast!
Did you know that King Tut's sword was made with the metal from a meteorite??
The adorable frustrations that come with being a baby panda zoo keeper
Hope you have a great weekend! See you again in August!