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3 Things I Found While I Was Looking Around

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I know. Normally it’s 5 Things I Found. But Baguette took a tumble off the bed and broke her leg, and my focus has been elsewhere. So, with no further ado:

Nerdy Day Trips

For those of us who are nerdy, and sometimes want to go on day trips. Not that I would know anything about that.

The World’s Most Romantic Travel Destinations on Global Grasshopper

I’m not going to argue about these choices.

How to Cook Real Good Cheap Easy Food on Imgur

Photo by Leo Reynolds, via Flickr.


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Watermelon Basil Agua Fresca on Kitchen Konfidence

It’s going to be hot this week. I may have to make this later today.


Sometimes they just insist on behaving like animals.

The Most Striking Tourist Places on 1stTravelStar

I want to go to there.

Curiosity Rover Tracks on Lavoie Photography: Photo JPL

Seems like there might be some trademark infringment going on here, but I still like that we can see the tracks.

How I Know I Love You on Thought Catalog

Mr. Sandwich and I say things like this to each other all the time. We think them even more frequently.

Photo by renaissancechambara

5 Things I Found While I Was Looking Around


50 of the World’s Best Breakfasts on Blog

Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day, and now that can be true in even more countries.

Portraits of Dogs as They Shake Off Water on Petapixel

For those days when you think, “My dog is so dignified. How silly could he or she look?”

10 Best Places for Escaping World Conflict on Expatify

When the revolution comes, you are going to thank me.

Your Age on Other Worlds
on Exploratorium

I’ll have to move to Saturn to be younger than Baguette, and even then she’d have to stay on Earth. Not worth it.

List of common misconceptions on Wikipedia

That thing you thought you always knew? It’s wrong.

Photo by duncan, via Flickr.

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“Smell Like a Monster” on YouTube

Thank you, Sesame Street! (And thank you, too, Wandering Scientist!)

Chicken, Mozzarella, and Asparagus Pasta on The Coterie Blog

Yum. Just, yum.

23 Fun Summer Bucket List Activities for Families on Parenting Squad

If August finds you running out of ideas for what to do with your kids, here are some more.

Cats in Sinks

You really shouldn’t need more explanation than that.


Perfect for the crazy days.

Photo by super-structure, via Flickr.

5 Things I Found While I Was Looking Around


How to Clean Every Room in Your Home with Items You Already Have on lifehacker

Save time on shopping for cleaning supplies.

How to Make Horchata on America’s Test Kitchen: The Feed

Make a delicious drink.

16 Deep-Fried Recipes on Babble

Also make some tasty food.

Book-a-Minute Classics on Rinkworks

Read a good book summary. Or at least a funny one.

Coolest Garden Rocking Chair Ever on Handmade Charlotte

Having cleaned your house, you can sit here while you eat your fried foods and drink your horchata and read your book summaries. And doesn’t that sound like a lovely day?

Photo by isthisyou, via Flickr.

5 Things I Found While I Was Looking Around

Number 5 is Alive!

Global Food Disparity
on Daily Kos

I’ve seen this before, but it’s worth revisiting. I think we do okay on whole foods–we do eat some packaged foods, but not junk food–but we could do better on fruits and vegetables in our house.

10 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Buy Reusable on

I’ve been wondering where to find good, reusable produce bags. Now, if I can just figure out what to do when they eliminate plastic bags from the meat section.

Slow Cooker Cheesy Chicken and Rice
on Christy Jordan’s Southern Plate

I am very certain that I could make this.

Animals Photobombing
on Babble

There’s a whole slideshow you can flip through, but this one’s my favorite.

The Luxury Dhigu Resort, Maldives on adelto

I think I may have found that “happy place” people keep talking about going to in their heads.

Photo by Tropewell, via Flickr.

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Markiert Fünf sind Drei

Almost Untouched Nature – Waterfall Restaurant, Philippines on Bright Side of

I’d like to eat here.

Most Gawked All-Time on Foodgawker

And I’d like to eat all of this.

Every Cat Should Have a Dog on What’s That Smell?

This makes a strong argument.

Artist transports Star Wars characters into feudal Japan on dvice

And now from the sublime . . .

Lego Futurama on Flickr

. . . to the ridiculous (but in a good way).

Photo by Postsumptio, via Flickr.

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A Very Model Halloween on YouTube

It’s never too early to start coming up with costume ideas.

25 Handy Words That Simply Don’t Exist in English
on So Bad So Good

I think #23 is my favorite.

Seasonal Ingredient Map from Epicurious

I really need to buy some plums.

What Should I Read Next?

For those of you who miss the “If You Liked [title]” shelf at the video rental place.

Funny Underwater Dogs
on Flashsolver

Dog. Ball. Pool. Camera. Go!

Photo by losmininos, via Flickr.

5 Things I Found While I Was Looking Around: Father’s Day Edition

Five Ounces

Father’s Day on Wikipedia

Stories that make no sense in the era of DNA testing, on IMDB.

Even the Google Doodle is getting in on the Father’s Day action on The Guardian.

Photo by pirate johnny, via Flickr.

Happy Father’s Day, everyone!

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I took Five.

Finish of DIII 3200 Meter Race at Ohio’s 2012 State Track Meet on YouTube

This is one of the most inspiring things I’ve ever seen.

Graphical Representation of Geologic Time on USGS PUblications Warehouse

Yes, I am a history geek.

SpaceCamera – Live Event on Slooh

Wish I’d known about this when the eclipse took place. Good thing we made that viewing box.

Creating Digital Color Palettes on Centsational Girl

Have you seen these on Pinterest? Now you can create them, too.

Teeny Tiny Pig Overcomes His Fear of Stairs to Get a Bowl of Delicious Oatmeal on Jezebel

Who knew oatmeal could be this enticing?

Photo by N-ino, via Flickr.

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