January Favorites

Honey Hunter

Honey jars from Russia, featured on Buzzfeed via Lovely Package.

A few of my favorite finds and reads for January:

~ What’s on the menu? The New York Public Library’s collection of digitized restaurant menus.

~ Some of the coolest food packaging designs of 2012.

~ The unpalatable truth about quinoa, and Tom Philpott’s follow-up post.

~ 50 life hacks to simplify your world.

~ Why do health articles so often get it wrong?

~ The Havas Paris ad agency’s stupendous Happy New Year video — a must-watch for Paris lovers.

~ Tips on learning to cook in France.

~ Comfort food, redefined by Tamar Adler.

How about you, any recent find you’d like to share ?

  • Thanks for the quinoa article!

  • gu

    these honey jars are wonderful….
    is possible to find them anywhere in paris????

  • Jody

    What good fortune! My flat is just around the corner from Cafe Pinson. I agree it’s a lovely addition to the neighborhood! Have you visited Nanashi, the Parisian bento spot, just across street? It’s wonderful as well. Hope to see you there.

  • I had a good laugh reading this in the New Yorker!

  • Oh, my goodness! Thanks so much for sharing the food packaging article. I love it!

    xx Kait

  • Sarah

    In regards to the Quinoa article, you might want to read this one for perspective.

    • Very interesting — thank you, Sarah!

  • The packaging on the honey jars is so striking!

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