What are you as much as this weekend? We’re deciding on our Halloween costumes — Anton will in all probability be a pile of leaves — and stocking up on Reese’s and Snickers. (What sort of sweet do you go out?) Hope you’ve got one, and listed here are a number of hyperlinks from across the internet…
How fairly is this work dress?
Can’t wait to look at Kristen Bell’s new comedy movie.
A yummy dinner to eat earlier than trick-or-treating.
All the time enjoyable to learn Jennifer Coolidge interviews. “I like my home in New Orleans… It’s darkish, and you are feeling such as you’re in one other world. There’s lots of people that may’t deal with that. When you had a one-night stand in my home, you can say, ‘Would you want to satisfy the remainder of my useless household?’ My home is form of scary. That may be the anti-sell… However I can deal with being alone in an echo-y place.” (Vogue)
Would you put on a bright pink wedding dress?
The sixth love language does not exist. (NYTimes present hyperlink)
Plus, three reader feedback:
Says Suze on 11 comments on parenting teens: “My dad, who handed away 10 years in the past, was a wonderful dad. He was embarrassing and sang on a regular basis. However he consistently instructed me how proud he was of me. He’d depart little voicemails and texts; he would scrape my automotive from snow and ice; and he’d depart cups of espresso for me earlier than faculty. However this one tip sticks. He would are available my room, have a seat, take a deep breath and say, ‘Suze, you’ve got such a cool room.’ It was a simple one liner that usually led to lengthy conversations. I certain do miss him. Grateful he was my dad for 26 years.”
Says Lexie on 11 comments on parenting teens: “‘Holding area’ is a kind of phrases that will get stated rather a lot however I by no means understood the which means till just lately. I’m a center faculty trainer, and what I inform the mother and father of my seventh graders is that you will need to proceed to ask your youngster questions, even when they reply the identical manner each time (for instance, how was faculty? ‘Fiiiiiine’). It issues that you just ask, invite dialog, and present care, irrespective of what number of instances you’re rejected. Youngsters need that management, that potential to be dismissive, and so forth. as a result of their lives nonetheless aren’t of their management simply but. Grasp in there!”
Says Lyndsay on a great Brooklyn apartment tour: “My pals and I’ve a sport like Salad Bowl, however we name it ‘Degree 6.’ The primary three rounds are the identical as Salad Bowl. [Everyone puts three words into a bowl; then in the first round, you can say anything; the second round is charades and you act out the word; and the third round is just one word.] However then spherical 4 is only a sound, spherical 5 is a facial features, and spherical 6 is complete TELEPATHY. Degree 6 nearly by no means works, but it surely ends in hilarious eye contact, or individuals closing their eyes and making an attempt to soak up the vitality. And when it does work, it’s simply one of the best.”
(Picture of Paris by Julia Volk/Stocksy.)