Do you have any repeating routines in your days or weeks? Because as I’m sitting here writing this intro I’m very much in my night routine of eating apples and chocolate with peanut butter – or homemade healthy Nutella as of late. Also: does anybody else look forward to getting back into a nightly Gilmore Girls routine?? Only five more days for most of you, twelve for me as I don’t have a Netflix account and will have to get one for December. Don’t you dare spoil anything for me! Okay.
Moving on to entirely different non-TV series-related topics with this week’s Good good links. Which I’ve heard are part of some of you guys’ routine as well – a fact that makes me happy. Well then …
Good good [food for thought]
Should bloggers talk about politics? via Forever Amber
Hello hot topic! There honestly is no ‘right’ answer that fits for everybody so I’d be interested in hearing yours in the comments.
Sometimes I Miss It via Erin’s Inside Job
A post many of us with a history of addiction – eating disorders included – will relate to and a reminder why going back is no option.
Why I’ve always hated the word ‘balance’ via Yeah … Imma Eat That
Dismss any advice or tips on how to achieve a balance in your diet – it happens intuitively.
Good good [advice and inspiration]
Why It’s Time To Stop Complimenting People On Losing Weight via Mind Body Green
All of these reasons are so valid and a well-meant comment could not only be wrong but … well, #3 here. Something I think all of us are trying to avoid.
What I wish I had known about Mental Illness via Chase the Red Grape
Jen did a great job addressing the issue from both sides – that of the person struggling and those trying to help.
The World Didn’t End When I Gained Weight via Clean Eating Veggie Girl
Encouraging for any of us currently trying to gain weight or have and mentally struggle with it.
9 Simple Ways to Stop Impulse Buying via Wise Bread
It happens to most of us at times, no? Some things to do if you want to at least lower the number of those not-really-necessary purchases.
How To Make The Most Of Your Morning Commute via Bloglovin’ The Edit
Especially if your commute is taking up substantial time you want to use it purposefully, not hate it.
Good good [links to make you smile + DIYs]
28 Gifts For People Who Love Snail Mail via BuzzFeed
Do you think I should send this link to friends and family ;)? Some fun and beautiful ideas – minus #9 …
Good good [food]
Cranberry Crème Tartes via This Rawsome Vegan Life
That colour! These are a serious eyesight on any table and sound delicious, too.
Gluten-Free Mexican Chocolate Buckwheat Muffins via Snixy Kitchen
These are so pretty plus you might remember I like my chocolate spicy. Also: romantics out there, please also read the sweet relationship story tied into this post.
Amazing Everything Brownies via Healthy. Happy. Life
Not your average brownies but ones packing so much goodness – almond butter, pumpkin, oats, … – and allll the toppings.
Millet & Black Lentil Stuffed Delicata Squash via The Full Helping
The filling looks so creamy and satisfying – and hey, getting your plant protein in there, too.
2-Ingredient Sweet Potato Gnocchi via Savoury Tooth
No eggs needed for these easy vegan and fun-to-make gnocchi.
Roasted Cauliflower Cranberry Stuffing (gluten-free) via Recipes to Nourish
While the original recipe is neither vegan nor vegetarian it can easily be made so [sub in veg broth and coconut oil]and it sounds amazing – dates, cranberries, chestnuts, …
Happiness-inducing today: [from Friday actually] Walking down a street flooded by the most amazing golden sunshine after work. It’s a pretty long street and I was blink-smiling into the sun all the while.