1) Local Yogurt
Oh my goodness you guys- this place is awesome. I am so completely sad that I only discovered it two weeks before my departure. Grant and I went to Local Yogurt yesterday, and I dragged him there again today. Basically, local yogurt is a frozen yogurt shop with delicious, local, fresh, healthy ingredients- and at only 25 calories per ounce, I don’t feel any guilt whatsoever about continuing to go there EVERY NIGHT until I leave for Manchester. Here are the flavors we have tried so far:
and here we are enjoying the awesomeness:
2) This Jimmy Dean Commercial
I don’t know, I don’t like commercials, I don’t like Jimmy Dean products, but for whatever reason this commercial always delights me.
3) The Ruling Class
This is a great film starring Peter O’Toole about British aristocracy, and a man with a Jesus complex- it is hilarious, scary, wonderful. I also think it’s an appropriate favorite this week since I’ll be living in England soon enough. Here are some clips to entice you into seeing it:
4) My new embroidery floss box
Pretty! I have the bad habit of buying tons of floss every time I get anywhere near a craft type store, so I had to buy this nifty box to hold it all, and it is a beautiful thing to behold.
and speaking of embroidery……
5) This dress
This is gorgeous, and I realized that if I just find the right dress, I can make something like this- it seems to just be some sort of padded satin stitch.