Sun. Aug 1st, 2021

Welcome. It is the final weekend of Delight Month in the United States. If you’re in the New York location, test out some strategies for how to celebrate: The Dyke March is on Saturday, the Pride March on Sunday, and there are countless a lot less formal occasions going on all weekend. In this article are additional methods to move the time, at property and away, about the next few times.

  • Gabrielle Hamilton tends to make a superior circumstance for earning your own 6-foot meatless Italian hero. Eric Asimov suggests pastis for a peaceful afternoon aperitif. Or just commit your most loved alcoholic or zero-proof ingredient ratios to memory, and you will be capable to shake or combine up your very own individual residence cocktail whenever you really feel like it.

  • As component of the Guide Review’s 125th anniversary celebration, consider your hand at a crossword puzzle “crammed with clues about publications, authors, literary developments and fictional people.”

  • You know what is as quick as using a bike? Riding a bicycle. No issue if you have not ridden in decades, or your a short while ago impulse-ordered steel steed is by now accumulating dust in the garage, Erik Vance will assistance you get again in the saddle. Then, examine out the greatest U.S. metropolitan areas for cyclists.

  • Wondering about a family vacation? Look at sober travel, a “close cousin to wellness tourism,” or a specialized walking tour of Paris.

  • New books coming in July contain novels from Katie Kitamura and Dana Spiotta, and “Perversion of Justice: The Jeffrey Epstein Tale,” by the Miami Herald reporter Julie K. Brown.

  • And if you’re imagining of looking at a film in the theater, A.O. Scott says the action in Justin Lin’s new “Fast and Furious” installment, “F9,” “splits the distinction between preposterous and elegant.”

We’re continue to collecting your picks for your personalized music of this summertime, so electronic mail us: athome@nytimes.com. Include your entire identify and site and we might aspect your tale in a long term e-newsletter, and your track on an approaching playlist. We’re At Residence and Absent. We’ll read every single letter sent. Additional thoughts for top a total and cultured existence, at house and away, surface under. See you up coming week.