links!

A few awesome finds from around the internet this week:

For all my vegetarian Pho loving friends, here’s a recipe for vegan fish sauce using mushrooms:
http://www.thekitchn.com/thekitchn/recipe-vegan-fish-sauce–130535
soupforme

Tired of having to waste paper and ink printing out an entire page of stuff when maybe you only want a small portion of the info?? This website, found via UnPluggd lets you do just that.
http://www.printwhatyoulike.com/
According to the site:
* Enter a URL and click Start. There is nothing to download – everything runs in your browser
* Make the page more readable by changing the font size and type and removing the background
* Combine multiple web pages – edit & print them as one document!
* Save your modified page as a PDF or HTML document
* Remove ads and other junk you don’t want

I was just telling Liz the other day that I wanted some of that Japanese Washi tape. Well, look at this: a tutorial on how to make your own! Sweet!
http://www.simplymodernmom.com/2010/06/fabric-tape-tutorial/

This is an interesting article from TreeHugger on some new process Amazon.com has patented to make shipping greener. Hmmm…
http://www.treehugger.com/files/2010/10/amazoncom-patents-customized-shipping-options-for-greener-orders.php?campaign=th_rss

Speaking of online shopping, for my friends who have Etsy shops, this is a great article from Meylah on what to include in your store policies page: (found via Unanimous Craft)
http://meylah.com/meylah/store-policies-six-key-topics-to-cover

One more for my crafty friends: Do you know about the Indie Craft Experience Pop-Up Shop? There’s still time to apply!

I hate posting such a downer about candy right before Halloween, but if you haven’t seen this, maybe it will make you re-think where you buy your candy, since some of the biggest names in chocolate for trick-or-treaters are also responsible for some of the last remaining child slavery.
http://www.thedarksideofchocolate.org/
(and if you’re seeing it too late for this year, it’s still good info to have. Maybe if enough people say something, we can make it change?)

Then there’s this awesome bit of body-painted art: http://www.mymodernmet.com/profiles/blogs/hyperrealistic-acrylic-body
You HAVE to check out the photos, this is amazing stuff!

And last, but not least, via Gala Darling, this:

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