CK Friday Links--Friday July 22, 2011

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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The Center For Science in the Public Interest is at it again: now giving out awards for the worst mega-calorie meals at top restaurant chains. ( Readers, note that the CSPI has a prior history here at CK.

Not every factory farmer is a faceless evil corporation. Read with an open mind. (Life as an Iowa Farm Wife)

Make a Starbucks Frappuccino for 32c, just one-tenth the regular price. (Squawkfox)

Still more insights on the question of whether cookbooks go out of date. (Dad Cooks Dinner)

Recipe Links:
One word: Wow. Grilled Pineapple with Brown Sugar Rum Sauce. (Cookin' Canuck)

It seemed weird to me at first, but I cannot wait to try it: Strawberry and Avocado Salsa. (Closet Cooking)

Interesting! Carrot Cake Cookies. (Very Culinary)

Off-Topic Links:
Five simple tips for better communication. (Stepchase Lifehack)

How to do everything wrong. (Steve Pavlina)

On learned helplessness. And please, don't just settle for "micro-revolts." (You Are Not So Smart)

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3 comments: said...

Hey thanks for the link! You have a new follower as of today! -Liz the Iowa Farm Wife

Daniel said...

So do you Liz. :) I thought your post was exceptional Keep up the great work!


Brittany said...

That grilled pineapple looks delicious! I recently grilled pineapple with a maple-chili glaze that was delicious.. these look like that may blow mine out of the water! Thanks for the link.