Click. Read. Love. 11.13.20
How was everyone’s week? It was a lot better than last week for me I can definitely say that much. My mom is here visiting for the first time since February right before Covid lockdown (she was able to quarantine and then get a rapid test). It has been so helpful having her here I’ve been able to get so much work done and also just feel like I have a minute to breathe. Craig is per usual making a ton of progress up in Vermont working on the bathrooms this week. I’ll share more progress early next week when I head up there again. Honestly I can’t believe it’s already mid-November this month is FLYING.
If you’re looking for something to buy, try, read, share or pin, we’ve got you covered. Here’s the best of the week…
Jess (J) & Caylin (C)
Click. Read. Love. 11.13.20
Anyone else feeling this for the holidays: for home cooks, burnout is a reality this holiday season. I’m normally all about Thanksgiving, but I’m totally doing takeout this year. (C)
Leeks are delightful and we don’t cook with them enough. This potato and leek gratin looks like the perfect holiday side or an addition to Sunday dinner.
Ways to help in the Georgia run-off election.
This Patagonia sweater is super cozy for winter. I sized up to a medium.
Sanity in an insane world is Jessica Yellin’s reporting. Check out her Patreon for more coverage but she also posts a ton of free content on Instagram.
Emily Henderson and Shavonda Gardner team up for a feel-good home makeover.
Have you guys heard of Lily’s Sweets?
I love their peanut butter cups and the salted caramel chocolate chips. (C)
If you’re in need of some non-election related content, read Jia Tolentino’s essay on the excesses of the modern wedding.
This paleo chicken and mushroom pot pie looks easy and delicious—the perfect weeknight combo.
I love this romantic blouse from Sezane and it’s 100% organic cotton. It would be so pretty paired with jeans for the holidays at home. (J)
Self-care isn’t an indulgence. It gives us space to dream up a world free of the pain we endure. Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Alicia Garza on ‘how we come together when we fall apart.‘
Dave Chapelle’s brilliance in his monologue on SNL.
If you can’t stop thinking about the Four Seasons Total Landscaping parking lot.
A JAK reader shared Society6 shop and this RBG art print would make a great gift.
I am blown away by this DIY rustic bench Carli made.
The national security threat that is disinformation on social media.
Ok so this is normally not my style but I got a rhinestone headband in a PR package and I love it. It’s so extra but it’s fun for holiday and I’m not going anywhere so why not wear a sparkly headband? (J)
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YES to JessicaYellin – she is my sanity right now. That Sezane blouse is such a beauty.
She is the best. Love following her.
Are you still vegan? You’ve been posting a lot of recipes with meat in them. I’m just curious because I went vegan around the same time as you guys!
Hi Ana, I am still vegan! Caylin and I write this post together and she is not vegan so she shares recipes with meat.
I have discovered the perfect Thanksgiving solution- order all the sides from a local catering place and the only thing we do is cook the turkey. Just re heat the rest.
That’s a great idea!
New here, and very much enjoyed all the articles and the recipes!
I’m so glad thanks Shannon!