Courtney's visit was successful on many levels, but primarily because she has now hooked me on google reader. In my trend report it tells me, "From your 33 subscriptions, in the last 2 weeks you read 515 items and starred 14 items." 515 Items! That I CARE about! Instead of just catching a glimpse of 3 worthless news items shoved in my face by some worthless news agency. I love the control, the ownership, i feel when reading a design blog entry, a new recipe, a relevant snippet of news... just brilliant!
Here are some of the best of the best:
- smitten kitchen's pumpkin black bean soup recipe
- craft's apron contest (i'm entering 1950's frilly apron i made a year or 2 ago)
- via feministing: feminism is...
listening to: Feist - One Evening