skip to main
skip to sidebar
News, trends, culture
Thursday, May 29, 2008
A bracelet that tells you if the sun is harming you?
Raise awareness about early melanoma detection & prevention by buying an "I Will Reflect" bracelet. It changes color when exposed to harmful UV rays.
SpaFinder is a proud sponsor of the Skin Cancer Foundation.
Buzz from Boston and beyond
'In essentials, unity; in non-essentials, liberty; in all things, charity.'
Subscribe To Amandabout-town
follow me on Twitter
The Secret, Dangerous Lives of Teenagers in Ali Land's Chilling "Good Me Bad Me"
The Joy of Sox
Red Sox Clinch Postseason Spot
BREVITY's Creative Nonfiction Blog
The 750 Project: Julio at Large (Revisited)
A Passionate Foodie
Thursday Sips & Nibbles
These Incredible Italian Grandmas Teach you to Make Pasta from Scratch
Brazen Careerist by Penelope Trunk
How to cope with the need for external validation
Paulo Coelho's Blog
30 SEC READ: A story by Kahlil Gibran
Nicholas D. Kristof
Announcing a Trump Poetry Contest
Dan Auerbach rules the pop charts. Of 1973.
Where you can find me…
The Wednesday Chef
Shauna Sever's Chocolate Chip Cookie Brittle
Extreme Couponing Made Easy with CouponMate
The Elegant Variation
TEV 2.0 - Launch of the newsletter edition
Don't call it a comeback + Pistachio-Rosewater Cake redux (aka happy birthday to me)
The Rail Content Is On the Move
The Beantown Bloggery
Boston, you're my home
100 YEARS AGO - Harvard to Park Street in EIGHT MINUTES
Stuff White People Like
#136: My So-Called Life
Former Christian Artist Jennifer Knapp Comes Out
The Candidate Advantage: Job Search Advice
Integrity At The Offer Stage
Media Nation's new home
What does your body good?
We're moving folks. Pack your RSS feeds and let's go! There's a free giveaway on the other side.
SAND T BLOG
I Love Projects
Integrative Nutrition Blog
The Boston Globe Bruins Blog
Book reviews -- Curled Up With A Good Book
The Urban Muse
Road Biking Massachusetts
Medford Square Market
Commonwealth Conversations: Transportation
Now and Zen yogablog
YogaHOPE: Rehabilitative Yoga
Abi & Joseph yoga/pilates wear
Knitting in Massachusetts
LittleCottonRabbits free patterns
Check InKnit Out
Socks InThe City
RAVELRY my new fave
Punk rock knitter Vickie Howell
Lauren Luke's new Web site
Smallflower (find LaBello here!)
Jane Iredale blog
turtle: emerging urban design
Net a Porter
Te Casan New York
Viva Mafia jewelry
Shoe trends, from industry insiders
'In' or 'Auf?' Blog
The Glam Guide
The Wardrobe Miser
NY Times fashion & style
Goodwill fashion blog
Hit 'em up
"When Pigs Fly" sourdough breads
Bikes Not Bombs
Blue Letter Bible
Blurb.com. Make your own cookbook?
Boston Grub Street: Daily Food News
Charity Navigator - give to the best places
Dogs in Danger
Equal Exchange: fair trade goods
Grub Street: Where Boston Gets Writing
How Stuff Works
Kiva - help developing world entrepreneurs
Mark Zaleski Band (jazz) -- listen here
Massachusetts Bicycle Coalition
National Italian American Foundation
Pandora - the music genome project
Rachael Ray online
Restaurant calorie counter
Spoon sisters, quirky gifts
St. Anthony shrine, Downtown Crossing
Surprise someone with a song from India!
The Animal Rescue Site
The Boston Harborwalk
The Jicks - listen here
The Next Big Writer
Third World Love - listen
Travelzoo top 20
Urban legend? Find out.
Vienna Teng's music -- listen here
Well: A guided tour of the human body
Wonder How To?
WORKS by Nicole Williams
Writers Store dot com
Xenia Taler tile designs
You Write On
Bob Slate Stationer
Linda and Harriett
Sorting With Style
The New Yorker
Copy Desk quizzes
Comm-pass: Public listing of all MA contracts
Center for New Words
The Citizen Media Law Project
Everyblock -- aggregated local news
Buzzmachine - my new favorite
SPJ code of ethics
Copyright cheat sheet
health Journalism resources
NE Society of Professional Journalists
Committee to Protect Journalists
Columbia Journalism Review
American copy editors
Projo's "the power of words"
Nieman Narrative Digest
Gatehouse Media newsroom
GWU School of Media and Public Affairs
Editor and Publisher
Mass. newspaper directory
New England Press Association
Job boards and a list of professional organizations
Metro Boston Data Common
New York Times
Search This Blog
Some 80s fun to brighten your Friday
Stonehenge's mystery solved
Newbury Street icon Louis seeks someplace trendier...
A bracelet that tells you if the sun is harming yo...
Made for hazel eyes
A Tiny Fruit That Tricks the Tongue
When 'Organic' Might Not Be
Earning a $10k bond is child's play
An Easier Way Up
Sex-ed class designed for parents, too
YUM -- McDonald's cooking fries in trans-fat-free ...
Turnpike reviews who gets a free pass at tolls
At last, "Big-ticket schools prompt a scolding"
Teacher's fight ends in deportation; his safety is...
Chelsea going into the family business?
China earthquake threatens future of the Qiang
Ballsy, Jeff Jacoby
This is bull: American cuts flights, charges $15 f...
Richard Cohen: Why Clinton fights on
A Musician Who Performs With a Scalpel
Finding the Best Way to Cook All Those Vegetables
Still very much in shock
Decline of an Iraqi hospital
Italy's farmers find green gold in kiwi
A shadow is cast on a hopeful scene
'Children of no one'
Ruling may force hundreds out of Cape Cod motels
Beantown is bad news for Times
Send in the Latrines
"Stranded in Suburbia"
"Dancing the night away, with a higher purpose."
Big Brown leaves Pimlico for New York
The Old Titans All Collapsed. Is the U.S. Next?
Things you think make you cool, but don't.
Daniel Day-Lewis is in talks to star in "Nine," ...
Movie I can't wait for
'Delivered out of the mouth of the lion.'
It's official: polar bear is 'threatened' species
I'll be checking this place out
Hillary Clinton may need Barack Obama's help with ...
and the nominees....
Penmanship reflects personality of candidates
Study Says Foreigners In U.S. Adapt Quickly
Boston may actually add bike lanes?
Are polar bears headed for endangered list?
More superdelegates go Obama's way
A natural bug repellent?
The mayor shows a little leg
Not so sure about this
"Chaves aids Colombian rebels" -- watch this story...
From Page Six
Bad economy = food makers sticking it to consumers...
I don't care if it would make me look shorter
The platypus: new evolutionary insight?
Eat me crunchy
It's ‘arrivederci’ for LaGroceria
Probably a good move
Should Hillary bow out?
love this coffee table
O.D. death leads to huge campus drug sting
The metabolic magic of sled dogs
An interesting study on horse whipping in racing
Two plays coming to Boston before Broadway next se...
A human exoskeleton
This is not good
Taking aim in Bhutan
Trouble for me
An appetite for tradition
Saving 'God's creation' unites scientist, evangeli...
Uh-oh, Steve&Barry's made it in the New YorkTimes....
Curls are back?
Children who live in tree-lined streets have lower...
More Mothers Breast-Feed, in First Months at Least...