Want to stay in bed longer? Here’s what I’ve been loving, laughing at, and getting intrigued by all week long. Now cozy up with your laptop/tablet and enjoy 🙂
CAREER / BUSINESS
Why Grocery Stores Have Tiny Kid-Size Carts. (The Atlantic)
What Happens To Your Mail-Order Mattress After You Return It. (Five Thirty Eight)
Panera’s New $9/Month Coffee Subscription Is Actually a Good Deal. (Lifehacker) Really interesting to see a restaurant getting into the subscription business… I’ll be curious to see how this pans out.
Age of Invention: Where Be Dragons?. (Substack)
4 Sneaky Signs of Burnout. (Corporette)
PRODUCTIVITY / SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY
A Quiet Respite in a Bustling Open Workplace. (New York Times)
Our Strengths and Weaknesses are Connected. (Friday Forward)
Throw a ‘Do Something You’ve Been Avoiding’ Party for 10 Minutes. (Lifehacker) I started doing this to get back on track with my cleaning at home… so silly for me to let it slide.
HEALTH / FITNESS
It’s true, stress can turn your hair gray—and now scientists know why. (Well & Good NYC) Yikes… this has me checking my own hair now. Sucks that it’s permanent, too!
Dermatologists sound off on the 5 most controversial beauty ingredients. (Well & Good NYC)
The stretches for glutes that will take the edge off an intense leg day. (Well & Good NYC)
Keeping Aging Muscles Fit Is Tied to Better Heart Health Later. (New York Times)
Looking on the Bright Side May Be Good for Your Health. (New York Times)
Covid-19 Update. (Travel Insider)
Past Time to Tell the Public: “It Will Probably Go Pandemic, and We Should All Prepare Now”. (Virology Down Under)
How to Prepare for Coronavirus Without Panicking. (Lifehacker) YES – please be reasonable!
Unlike these people: Surgeon General Urges the Public to Stop Buying Face Masks. (New York Times)
Interesting tale from Wuhan: In a City Under Lockdown, Hope Arrives by Motorbike. (New York Times)
Warm Weather Forces Ski Resorts to Plot Snowless Future. (Skift) Yikes 🙁
Are Hotel Loyalty Programs Worth It?. (Room Key)
A Brief History of the Hotel Industry. (Room Key)
Air New Zealand unveils lie-flat pods for economy class. (Future Travel Experience)
No One Can Explain Why Planes Stay in the Air. (Scientific American)
Surge in Americans googling ‘what is India’ as Trump makes visit. (Secret Flying) Ugh, this is appalling.
Looking Back on a Year Without Cable. (The Simple Dollar)
What To Do First When You Buy a Home. (Corporette)
Pantry Organization Ideas: My Six Favorites!. (Driven by Décor)
How to Keep Your Soup Bowl From Sliding Around the Plate. (Lifehacker)
How to Avoid Someone at a Party Without Being a Jerk. (Lifehacker)
Teach Kids How to Get Around Without a Smartphone. (Lifehacker)
Finally, for a laugh: Woman Spirals Into Vortex Of Self-Doubt After Trader Joe’s Cashier Does Not Compliment Any Of Her Selected Items. (The Onion)