CK Friday Links--Friday March 19, 2010

Here's yet another selection of particularly interesting links from around the internet. As always, I welcome your thoughts and your feedback.

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A blogger attempts to live a modern American life outside the "grasp" of Monsanto. (A Month Without Monsanto via @CookingVirgin)

Why do food bloggers write? (Accidental Hedonist)

Eight mouthwatering uses for good old fashioned bacon grease. Believe it or not, it can have a role in a healthy diet. (Food & Fire)

A fascinating post on beekeeping and honeymaking. (

Recipe Links:
Alliyeh: Lebanese-style cilantro pesto that you can make in mere minutes! (Taste of Beirut)

Perfect for the weekend following St. Patrick's Day: Irish Boxty. (Beach Eats)

Laughably easy Black Bean and Chorizo Soup. (Stacey Snacks) And for a bonus recipe, try CK's own Smoky Brazilian Black Bean Soup!

Off-Topic Links:
A thought-provoking post on why we bow so easily to what society deems normal. (Consciously Frugal)

What writing and lying have in common. (Nathan Bransford's Blog via @CafeNirvana)

If you're a business owner or marketing executive, read this carefully before your company embraces online social networking. (, via MCM Voices)

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ConsciouslyFrugal said...

Thanks for the shout out, brother! I can't wait to read the Monsanto related post. And the recipes...Oh lord. I need to remember not to come here when I'm hungry.

Daniel said...

Any time CF! That was an exceptional post and I'm happy to put it in front of my readers.