This week was full of personal stress, work stress, and I am also feeling the stress of the upcoming election. As part of my 100-day challenge, I have been committed to moving once a day through dance or yoga. Monday night, I finished work at 10 pm with work and went to bed without a class. My back and body have been paying for it every day since. All that stress is in my lower back and won’t seem to go away.
If you are in the US, we turn back the clocks this weekend. I will hopefully be enjoying an extra hour of much-needed sleep and plan to take it easy this Sunday. France has started their second lockdown, here are all the rules and what you need to know.
Shakespeare and Company are Begging for Help to support their struggling business. You can buy books, gift cards, canvas bags all online. Help support this special part of Paris
David Lebovitz shares a new bean to bar chocolate shop in Paris. This is on my list to try when I am back, especially those praliné dark chocolates.
This will be my first year having Thanksgiving away from my family. This helpful guide from Williams Sonoma has so many great tips on making the turkey, fixings, place cards, and kid-friendly activities.
These soothing eye patches from Klorane have been a lifesaver when it comes to puffy eyes and lack of sleep. My niece loves them too so I pack them in her care packages.
McDonald’s Social Media Person Cries for Help. I can totally relate. I ran a social media account for a company for three years.
My Kitchenaid mixer is on sale at Bloomingdales. I use this a few times a week. It is one of my favorite kitchen items.
What happened to the couples who quarantined together? (NYT) I have two friends who met and have been engaged in 2020.
Just a quick reminder that my normal email on Tuesday will not go out as regularly scheduled. November 3rd is election day. Have you voted? I voted on Friday.
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