Feeling Bored?


What exactly are we downing with every cup of coffee in the morning? Now you know

This weekend is a big one for runners–Chicago Marathon, Baltimore Running Festival (my husband and I are running the half!). Learn how you can best show your support with these tips for race spectators



This delicious-looking Curried Udon Noodle Stir-Fry.

Get ready for all those end of the year birthday presents with some pretty Do-It-Yourself bows.

Check out these ways to brighten up your kitchen without emptying your wallet. 


All Is Love–Karen O and The Kids from the soundtrack to Where The Wild Things Are.



Feeling Bored?

It’s Wednesday again. 



A story about working for your boyfriend, as part of a foreclosure clean up crew. Talk about a modern day love story! 

Speaking of matters of the heart: seems like the jury’s still out on the effects of marathon running.



Give a bespectacled friend a lovely handmade gift this year. 

From Design*Sponge


Say hello to fall with some Sweet Potato, Okra and Chickpea Gumbo from FatFree Vegan Kitchen. 



All the Single Babies


YouTube’s Greatest Hits (which turns out to be mostly people falling and cats, dogs and babies doing funny stuff; it’s enjoyable four minutes, though)