Now that the heat wave has left the Northeast and things get back to some semblance of a ‘normal’ summer, we hope you’ll spare a few minutes for this week’s edition of Market it Write’s Monday Madeleines. Enjoy!
20 Amazing Examples of Natural Lights [PICS}
Of course, light is a critical component of photography. Nowhere is that more evident than in this stunning collection. Thanks to @ruhanirabin of Malaysia for sharing these.
12 Most Important Reasons Boys Need To Pee In The Woods
Okay, we try not to make a habit of engaging in ‘potty humor’, but you have to admit the title of this piece got your attention. It got ours, too. A little Monday morning mischief shared with us by @dino_dogan, who describes himself as a “global force for badassery.”
Top 10 Badass Women Chefs in America
Since we’re on the subject of badassery anyway, this post seems appropriate for today’s collection. Here are ten women chefs wit’ attitude in a pictorial collection that includes some (sometimes humorous) insight into each one. And, as the Daily Meal writer points out in this post, enrollment of women at the Culinary Institute of America (CIA) in the last 20 years has doubled, so woman chef badassery is bound to blossom. Thanks to @MelissaOnline (Melissa Stewart) for sharing this with us.
Video of the Week
Red, White and Blueberry
Talk about rewriting history! This video from The Cheesecake Factory takes a look at how things might have been if Betsy Ross was not only a seamstress, but an awesome cheesecake baker. National Cheesecake Day is this Saturday, July 30th so here’s something tasty to whet your appetite.
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