Peaceful Cuisine

Japanese chef Ryoya Takashima has a great YouTube Channel called Peaceful Cuisine. I’ve been enjoying it lately and using it to wind down. Ryoya’s presence is very mellow and his imagery is simple and, well, peaceful. The (no music) versions of the videos have a subtle ASMR quality that’s very relaxing. You can also learn some fantastic vegan recipes.

Romantic Films That Aren’t

Some like to stay in for St. Valentine’s Day. Stay in and watch movies that at first glance aren’t really in keeping with the spirit of that particular holiday but trust me when I say that these are really some of the most romantic films I’ve seen in a long time. Not feel good rom-coms but complex studies in love that are morally intricate.

Happy Valentines Day!

Autumn Playlist

There’s something about the cool mornings and mellow sunny afternoons of Autumn that make you want to put on something drowsy and jazzy and a little bit nostalgic.

Don’t have Spotify? You totally should sign up! I’ve discovered a lot of new music. It’s free!
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Link Love

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5 timeless lessons we learned from Jane Austen

Meet Jibo the world’s first family robot.

This engagement ring box will blow your mind!

Dictionary for every spell in Harry Potter.

Are these “kitty” loafers cute or what!

Fabric flowers won’t fade away.

Make your own PSL mix for home! Genius!