What are you up to this week? I’ve been super engrossed in the podcast Up and Vanished. Have you listened to it? Gotta love a program that makes you excited to do the dishes and clean up the kitchen after dinner each night. Great reason to pop in the headphones! Chet has even started listening on his commute and during evening exercise. (I wish he’d catch up to where I am! I hate having to be mindful of spoilers!!) Hope you have a magnificent day, and here are a few things I think you’ll love…
Such a pretty dress for a Spring-time occasion.
Related: 50 piece all-season capsule wardrobe.
10 fascinating death facts from the Victorian era.
“When a person initially died, so began the mourning process. Curtains were immediately drawn, clocks were stopped at the time of death and mirrors were covered because of the superstition that the spirit of the deceased could become trapped in the reflective glass.”
The secret plan for the days after Queen Elizabeth’s death.
Alison Wright on how her “Americans” character became a hit.
Would you try a bubbling clay mask?
The reality show no one was watching.
How one performance-enhancing sandwich has spread through the NBA.
A new book explores the psychology of mastering skills and absorbing information as an adult.
The newest Sesame Street muppet has autism.
Related: A boy and his phone.
A playful stamp set for hand-made cards.
Do or Don’t: First looks.
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I think a bubbling face mask would freak me out!
The plan for after the Queen’s death is really interesting to read and think about. I watched “The Crown” on Netflix and remember them calling Winston Churchill with the message “Hyde Park Corner” when Bertie died.