Sometimes I see someone type something into a Slack channel & think there’s no way they’re not high.
New year, new feed reader. I’m excited about the direction Evergreen https://ranchero.com/evergreen/ is going, and I’m giving it go as my day-to-day reader.
The very polarized and very public discussion happening now on Twitter about the @nytmike POTUS interview is fascinating.
…but when I just want to quickly grab text or a link it goes into Apple Notes. It’s not a great text editor, but the multi-platform support makes it a great place to stash ideas or quotes.
And just like that, after the previous bookmark about syncing this post about why Apple Notes is in his top 5 list provides an aha moment. Write in Ulysses & take/store research in Notes. Done & Done.
Photos show up everywhere with Apple Photos app, my music library and custom play lists are always available through Apple Music. I barely think about the mechanics of how my data moves between devices.
This really has been my experience too. I gave Notes a try, but moved back to nvAlt. I’m currently using Ulysses, mostly because I do like the writing experience and wanted to get more familair with it. Still not sure it’s a place for reference notes.
My current open tabs (or how I don’t really have an effective
A Youtube video of one of my favorite singer/songwriters filmed at our local community radio station – Cory Branan – The Vow + Jon Snodgrass & Ben Marwood – The Chicken Legend (Hiddentrack)
Nola.com article on a cookie recipe that is a rift on a chicory cofee meringue by Judy Walker Coffee and chicory cookie recipe
And the recipe they used as starting point ICED COFFEE COOKIES
I’m intrigued by the idea of this cookie as my favorite local coffee, Naviera is a Cuban style espresso with chicory.
A blog post about routines and not being a morning person Daily Notes
Best of list of food wrrting at Southern Foodways Alliance Cornbread Nation 2017
Jekyll plugin for adding Algolia search to your static site Jekyll Algolia Plugin
A David Simon post about his family, failed immigration laws Old faces and fresh dishonor
Not exactly sure but an animated Christmas short starring the band The Gloassary A VERY GLOSSARY CHRISTMAS
And finally, Advocacy Tools from ACLU FL
In a proper IndieWeb world, these would all be marked up as
bookmark-of but I’ve not come up with an easy way to dump tabs to that that markup and well, I just wanted to document my diverse interests at a given moment.
I use a combination of webmentions & brid.gy but may want to look at SNAP https://wordpress.org/plugins/social-networks-auto-poster-facebook-twitter-g/
Have you looked at uBar https://brawersoftware.com/products/ubar? I’m enjoying it for ability to be minimal, but looks like might have the option you are looking for. It is odd that the Apple Dock doesn’t have that option.
In a perfect world, I’d watch this Go-Betweens documentary with @michaeltwofish https://vimeo.com/ondemand/thegobetweensrighthere
I love articles about typography in general and this TypeKit post about numbers is just delightful. https://blog.typekit.com/2017/12/20/by-the-numbers-great-type-for-numerals/
Had a bangin’ braised short rib & fresh fettuccine dish tonight. Suz slaying it.