Weekly Link Roundup: March 7, 2021

♥ Chronicles of a Bubble-Tea Addict (The New Yorker): “Along with experiences such as strict parents, or a familiarity with the question ‘Where are you really from?,’ a fondness for bubble tea was … a signature trait of Asian youth… a boba liberal is someone who centers her Asian identity in buzzy cultural objects and ‘trend-chasing spectacle’ but lacks true… View Post

A Guide to Getting COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments in Connecticut

To skip my rambling, jump below the fold. And an obligatory disclaimer: every state’s scheduling process is different, so the following tips ONLY apply if you are trying to make an appointment in Connecticut. —————————————————————————— My parents finally became eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine with the latest round of eligibilities. I had started to call my mom “Teen Mom” for being… View Post

Weekly Link Roundup: March 1, 2021

♥ McDonald’s Joins the Fierce Fight for Chicken Sandwich Supremacy (The New York Times): “In recent years, American fast-food customers have embraced chicken and, in particular, so-called Southern-style chicken sandwiches. Consumers in the United States ordered 2.6 billion of the crispy, juicy sandwiches last year … Fried chicken sandwiches were the second-most ordered item on the DoorDash platform, just behind… View Post

Sale Alert: Nordstrom Rack Luggage Sale

Select clearance luggage are now up to 90% off at Nordstrom Rack, for those of you who are travel planning as a psychological lifeline. Shipping is free on orders over $89. In other sale news, until the end of today, take an extra 60% off all sale styles at Ann Taylor; no code needed, discount taken in cart. In my…

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Review: Black Halo Jackie Jumpsuit & Bene Jumpsuit

I had previously reviewed the Black Halo Jackie O Jumpsuit in this post, so please head over there for more images and a (slightly) longer review if you are interested. I recently spent some time culling my closet and, in the process, “found” a few dozen jumpsuits that haven’t been worn in about a year. I have an informal wear-or-out…

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