1. I swear to gods I am ready for that Autumn of Ease and Abundance: We took Toby to the vet yesterday morning for all the tests and another glucose monitor. Imagine everyone’s unhappiness when we found out the monitor wasn’t applied correctly and wouldn’t give us a reading…and we went BACK to the vet four hours later for a new one.

I hope next week contains 100% fewer medical professionals all around.


2. I feel this gif so much lately:


3. Talia Levin has a soothing essay about a cheese sandwich and also about humanity:

Cheese started as a means of survival; it endures as testament to the irrepressible creative force of man. For as often as we betray ourselves, as often as we inflict unthinking cruelty on each other, we make wonders.