Happy Friday! As usual, we'll be ignoring current events and going with some lighter stuff today. If you'd like to support the time I spend putting these link posts together (and maybe get some fun extras), head over to Patreon - there are options that start at just $1 a month.
Ooh: Inside the Workshop Where Lego Geniuses Build Masterpieces
This Cat Sails Around The World And We Want Her Life
Delightful: A Day with Ben Whishaw
New in the Guardian's great "How to Eat" series: Macaroni cheese.
I hate gendered book lists, but I love books about unhappy rich people in beach houses, and this summer beach book list is fun.
The Chelsea Flower Show is gorgeous and I really hope Mary Berry and the Queen hung out. I feel like they'd have a lot to talk about.
Murder and Madness in the Castle: Macbeth’s Inverness
Photos of the World at Twilight, When Everything is a Hushed Grey
Why the Enduring Fascination with the Mitford Sisters Won’t Die
Two Medieval Monks Invent Horses and Armed Warfare