I got started making 6 dozen sugar cookies this morning and then realized I forgot to do a final post for the year. Like a lot of people, I’ll be back in January (and I’m gonna do some serious damage to those sugar cookies).

1. A perfect short exercise in nostalgia, about the LifeSavers Storybook candy: Deep Feelings for Small Longings

2. Anne Helen Petersen on the themes of the year (with bonus links!)

3. The most accurate year in review I’ve ever seen (via):

4. So much yes (via):