CK Friday Links--Friday May 21, 2010

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

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Ten (actually eleven) extremely easy ways to get yourself to eat less meat. (Cheap Healthy Good)

Here's a great roundup of links to several sites with lists of inexpensive recipes. You'll even find Casual Kitchen's 25 Best Laughably Cheap Recipes in there! (Dude, Where's the Stove?)

The author of the book The No Asshole Rule talks about why both men and women leave bigger tips when lightly touched by their waitress. (Work Matters)

If you're a woman who wants to make it in the world of professional cooking, please read this article. (Eat Me Daily)

Recipe Links:
A fascinating variation on regular risotto: Pistachio and Gorgonzola Risotto. (Closet Cooking)

Easy, vegan and intensely flavorful: Ranch-Style Beans. (Cupcake Punk)

A delicious and easy Salmon with Spicy Cilantro Sauce. (Chow & Chatter)

Off-Topic Links:
Eight surprisingly useful tips to stay focused and motivated when working from home. (Lazy Man and Money)

A new study shows (and so it must be true, right?) that the further you lean left politically, the less you know about economics. (The Volokh Conspiracy)

Why banning the computer after 11:00 PM might be the best habit change you can make in your life. (

What's your side hustle? (Escape From Cubicle Nation)

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Lazy Man and Money said...


Just kidding. Thanks for the shout out :-).

Daniel said...

Lazy Man: I used the word "surprisingly" because your tips were helpful well beyond my expectations--not that it was "a surprise" to find useful tips on your site. Still, this was definitely a miss in terms of words choice on my part. :)


Jes said...

Thanks for the link! The beans are super good :)

Daniel said...

Any time Jes, thanks for posting such a great and easy recipe!


Joanne said...

This is a seriously awesome set of links! I read all of them cover to cover...and loved it.

Daniel said...

Thanks for the feedback Joanne, much appreciated!