A Toast to Summer time – Pleasure the Baker

Hiya, associates!

Do you will have any plans for the summer season? I’m a kind of of us who at all times wants one thing to stay up for and, proper now, it’s assembly up with a few of my oldest associates to go skinny-dipping in Montana. And the remainder of the summer season I’ll gladly be settled in a lounge chair on the JCC throughout my children’ swim group follow. My life is so glamorous, let me inform you! Beneath are a number of different issues on my radar this summer season and I hope you’ll share your recs within the feedback.



• This summer season I wish to get stronger. The SLR app is rad as a result of you may drop down and just do 5 minutes of train at a time and nonetheless really feel like Michelle Rodriguez. (SLR)

• The seaside reads roundup is my favourite submit of the yr and I’m busily tearing by way of books for the following version. There are a ton to get by way of, with this one on the high of my record. To not choose a ebook by a canopy…however how beautiful is that cowl?! (Pleasure the Baker, Harper Collins)

• I’m hoping a Fairy Godmother will deliver me a Beyoncé ticket earlier than she descends upon Nashville in July. However, within the meantime, I’ll reside vicariously by way of Hunter Harris. (Vulture)

• My daughter and I are gonna put on pink, pink and extra pink to the Barbie love fest on July twenty first. I’m even going to make use of a Q-tip to color her miniature fingernails so we are able to have matching manis ‘trigger I’m formally That Mother.  (YouTube)

• I’ve had the Baggu-Laura Ashley tab open for weeks now and nonetheless can’t determine which a part of this charming collab to purchase. They’re all so good for pool season. (Baggu)

• “Summer time afternoon—summer season afternoon; to me these have at all times been the 2 most lovely phrases within the English language.” –Henry James (Nashville Scene)

• By no means thought I’d say this however I’m apparently into gaming now. My son is obsessive about the brand new Legend of Zelda Tears of the Kingdom game and I’ll be hovering close by throughout his summer season trip to see all of the particular results. (Nintendo)

• This new present from Boots Riley popping out on the finish of June appears superb: I’m A Virgo. (Amazon Prime)

• And we don’t have to attend till then for the TV adaptation of American Born Chinese, which is popping out subsequent weekend woohoo. Anyone else love that graphic novel? (Disney+)

• My brother and I are large horror film followers, with monster-on-a-vessel being my high sub style, so we’ll undoubtedly be heading to theaters for The Last Voyage of the Demeter this August. (YouTube)

• And there’s additionally the brand new Mission Impossible on July twelfth, thank heavens for Tom Cruise. (YouTube)

• I attempt to not activate my oven from June by way of September, so I can’t wait to attempt Pleasure’s recipe for No-Bake Tres Leches Icebox Cake. Yum X 3. (Pleasure the Baker) 

• On that word, I’m highlighting the brand new album from Jenny Lewis, out June ninth, for the title alone: Joy’all. (Blue Notice Information)

• I jumped into the Julia Louis-Dreyfus podcast, Wiser Than Me, together with her Isabel Allende interview and plan on going again to savor every episode so I can absorb phrases of knowledge from all her associates. (Apple) 

• Clearly, we’re all going to be within the group chat this June discussing And Just Like That, Season 2—although all of us love to hate it. (Max, Twitter )

• Cate Blanchett dancing within the video for “The Woman is Crying in Her Latte” has me very pumped for the brand new Sparks album subsequent weekend. (YouTube) 

• Lastly, you may catch me not-so-patiently ready round for the August eleventh film adaptation of  Red, White & Royal Blue. I’ll even take a trailer at this level geez. (Teen Vogue)