This weekend is my cousin’s wedding!!! Can you tell I’m excited?! This will be my first real time being a bridesmaid, and I can’t wait. I’ve been exercising and eating healthily since February with this sole date in mind, so I can’t wait to let loose on the dance floor and eat as much wedding cake as I want. Did I mention there will be an open bar and alcohol-infused chocolate-dipped strawberries station? Shenanigans guaranteed.
Above: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, San Francisco’s annual free outdoor music festival, took place last weekend. I reunited with Conor Oberst for the third year in a row and got to see a super fun set by Calexico. ‘Til 2014!
Here are foods to avoid when the federal government (including its food safety departments) is on shutdown. (BuzzFeed)
How do I befriend the man who’s eaten at every Michelin three-star restaurant? (Business Insider)
My new favorite blog discusses one thing and one thing only: ice cream. (The Ice Cream Informant)
San Francisco’s innovative brand of entrepreneurship — a fascinating read. (The New Yorker)