“So you would never order it?” Mr. King asked. “Never,” she responded. “I would pick it out if I saw it and throw it on the floor.” — me too, Julia. It tastes like detergent. [Read the comments too! They’ve been making me chuckle, especially this one (which I could have written myself): “It’s interesting that we cilantro haters have such a violent emotional reaction to it. I know lots of people who have food aversions–I have other things I don’t care for myself–but cilantro seems to make us all come unglued. It’s not just “Ugh, tomato.” It’s a toddler-like “Get this horrible, offensive thing away from me, oh God I hate it so, you have ruined my entire life by serving it to me!” ]

Something else making me giggle: all the fledgling ‘tashes being sported by men around the city for Movember. At least I think most of them are for Movember ;-) Natural beard conditioner | ‘tashe rubber stamps | Sgt Pepper wooden spoon set | mustache wax

[video] 4 questions to get 2013 off to a roaring start (I love Pam)

Enchanted by Susanna Bauer’s leaves

What would be on your ideal bookshelf?

[video] Steven Pressfield interviewed by Marie Forleo on turning pro

My 12 sustainable fashion commandments, from Annching

Women of a rockin’ age

How to make your decision the “right decision” – wisdom from Sarah

Beetroot hash | wholewheat persimmon ricotta scones | what to eat in November

11 things to do if you don’t want plastic soup for oceans

A ‘wooden’ camera

Britain vs America in minimalist vintage infographics – fascinating!

For the smalls:  How to make invisible ink  (via my sister)

[audio] Deepak Chopra’s free 21-day Meditation Challenge: Creating Abundance — the audios are archived for 10 days so you can still hear them (as the challenge started on Nov 5th the first couple are missing)

Happy weekend, everyone!