Hello friends! Do you have big plans this weekend? We’re going on a day trip to a nearby state park, and we’ll also be stopping by a flea market. Who knows! Maybe I’ll find something I can’t live without. Either way, after a bunch of project deadlines this week, I’m ready for some weekend diversion! Hope the rest of your week is super sweet, and here’s a bit of reading material…
The story behind Dolly Parton’s “I Will Always Love You.”
[Related: 5 reasons I can’t get enough Dolly.]
Being a mother and a champion was a crazy dream.
How fairytales are told in other tongues.
[Related: Our storytelling minds.]
These millennials got new roommates.
Anytime young people get together, the pics start flowing.
The Japanese secret to a longer and happier life.
Russia is reopening an investigation into the world’s greatest mystery.
Cute kimono for lounging poolside.
Historians have largely discarded the lie that the “frontier” was an empty Eden waiting for American expansion—but not David McCullough.
[Related: The Pioneers by David McCullough]
As thousands of taxi drivers were trapped in loans, top officials counted the money.
Homeless mom’s letter to NIMBY supporters.
A Fab Five favorite writes a new memoir.
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