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Little Weekend Links 45 - Little Observationist
I’m writing this post ahead of time so I won’t be able to tell you how my week has been which means I’ll keep it short. I’m in St. Lucia while you’re reading this, on honeymoon, hopefully enjoying some Caribbean warmth, great food and relaxation. I will, of course, have plenty of photos and stories when I come back, no doubt. What are your plans for the weekend? What has made you happy this week? Photo: Dublin, October 2014 Here are some links for you: One thing I do miss about living in New York is that famous New England foliage. These colourful shots that Smithsonian Magazine compiled from 10 years of photo contests are stunning. Totally agree with Jacintha’s case that expats deserve more holidays! Yes please. 5 recipes to try: 6 Splendid September Soups; Basil Flatbread; Pumpkin Zucchini Chocolate Chip Bread; Sunken Apple and Honey Cake; and Chai Pear and Chocolate Pudding Tart. I know it’s just a bench, but how cool is this? Found in Sweden. The average cost of buying a home in London is now £514,000 ($840,000), up 68% over the last decade. Londonist has the scoop as well as an article on how the city is failing …