Posted by Lashings of Ginger Beer Time
The nights are getting longer and the days are getting shorter. Much, much shorter. We don't know about you, but over here in the LashLair we're feeling pretty worn out. This week's round-up is correspondingly largely warm- (if not light-) hearted.
A recipe for instant hot-honey-and-lemon. Even more instant than that. Give or take thirty minutes of prep time.
Speaking of, Smitten Kitchen has put out some absolutely amazing recipes this week: roast pear & chocolate scones, and warm roasted squash & wholegrains salad.
A GeekFeminism post on meritocracies is not terribly cheerful, but well worth a read.
The Secret Histories Project is now underway - a series of very short introductions to 'fifty people you never met in Year Nine History'.
Kendra James on race and fandom, and when Defaulting to White Isn't An Option. Link contains images of Avengers cosplay and kindergarten students that may lead to dangerous levels of squee.