CK Friday Links--Friday June 15, 2012

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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How to keep canning more affordable. (Owlhaven)

The consumer products industry offers us only the illusion of choice. (Imgur, via Milehimama) Extra credit for thinking readers who can poke "logic holes" in this graphic's central thesis. I see at least four.

A rundown of all the various types of whey protein, and why whey should be an important part of your workout regimen. (

The truth wears off. Why no scientific study should be trusted, ever. (The New Yorker)

Life is like a bundt cake pan. (Food Woolf)

Recipe Links:
Delicious and surprisingly easy: Pound Cake. (Bibberche) Bonus Post: Summer Bounty Pasta Salad.

Forget those overpriced Lara Bars. Make these healthy and inexpensive Energy Balls instead. (Stalking Sarah)

A hilariously easy Peanut Lime Dipping Sauce. Don't forget to lick the fork! (Frugal Healthy Simple)

Off-Topic Links:
No, Virginia, there is no muse. From the author of the writing guide Wired for Story. (Writer Unboxed, via Monica Bhide)

Eleven tips for surviving air travel with kids. (Frugal Mama, via Tragic Sandwich)

Why being less than perfect is okay too. (A Little Bit of Spain in Iowa)

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Marcia said...

Thanks for the link!

I really enjoyed the tips on air travel with kids. That was spot on. We flew a lot with our son when he was 0-4 years old. Probably won't so much with this next one. Too expensive!

Daniel said...

Any time Marcia, that recipe looked excellent.


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