Spring Break kicked off last Friday with the second biggest winter storm of the year. I think just over a foot of accumulation in the twenty-four hour period beginning Friday evening. It started out clumpy snow but quickly turned into beautiful powder. I celebrated by making my first New York snow angel on Saturday night. I decided that it looked best after another inch or so of fresh snow...
So the changing of seasons is kind of nice. The weather gradually warmed last week, and yesterday the high very nearly made it to seventy (or twenty-one in euro-international speak). Sidenote: now that I have passed through the phase of complete confusion after changing all of my clocks to 24-hour time, I have decided to switch all of my weather sources to use Celsius. For the time being, I...
Unhappy Meals - Michael Pollan - New York Times →
Really good article on the sad state of the Western diet and the solution to poor eating - eat food (not nutrients), not too much, and mostly plants.