The Ultimate BLT

The Ultimate BLT

Seven sandwich secrets from chefs, including the tip to cut down on the bread a little bit — say, by scooping out some of the roll — so you can keep the focus on the ingredients inside.

I was laughing out loud at this video on how to write the best (and worst) wedding speech — featuring Obama’s former speechwriter David Litt and SNL writer Will Stephen.

Shopbop discount code

Good news: Shopbop is offering a 15-25% off with the code GOBIG18 — if you’re in the market for essentials, like this blouse, this bag and these sandals.

How to fall asleep more quickly

The trick for falling asleep more quickly? Worrying on purpose. Basically, you re-train your brain to worry at a designated time other than bed. Later, when you’re falling asleep, your mind doesn’t have to remind you of EVERYTHING.

P.S. More fun things, and romance novels for smart women.

(Sandwich photo by Christopher Testani for Bon Appétit. Cat photo by Danny.)