May 19, 2013 § 5 Comments
If These 10 Hybrid Animals Really Existed, The World Would Be A Better Place
Yes, yes it would.
Chimamanda Adichie is a gifted story teller. In this brilliant TED talk (thank you Sarah for showing it to me!), she shares the need for stories to be told about Africa that we don’t normally hear (Chimamanda herself is Nigerian). If your images of African countries are a collage of desert landscapes, desperate poverty, starving children and little else (like, admittedly, mine were), this video is a must-watch.
The Secret Life of the Classroom
The Brit’s have skillz when it comes to making documentaries, and they’ve done it again with this two part piece on children at preschool. As Kasia says, “even just the first 20 mins will have your heart exploding into tiny shards.” Mine did.
Vietnamese Spring Rolls
When I traveled through Vietnam, I couldn’t get enough of vietnamese spring rolls. They’re delicate yet filling, and (obviously) delicious. And though they’re easy to make, I haven’t made them myself since visiting this beautiful country over 1 year ago. But E gee dee’s post has inspired me to give making them a go, and soon!