How many types of jeans do you have?

Also, we might know Ted Lasso’s shortbread recipe.

But first, updates from the world of podcasts

Spotify followed up on Apple’s announcement with an update on their own subscription offering (and their own issues for a little while). Curious about it all? Our CEO Chirag Desai joined Sowt’s Ramsey Tesdell and podcaster Lucas Skrobot on Twitter Spaces about the offering and the creator economy at large. Spoiler alert: we’ll share more on this next month!

🎧 Listen to the conversation

So, about those denims…

With the long weekend coming up, this might be a good time to ask yourself: how many piles of jeans do you have in your closet? More on the DeCluttr Me podcast.

In your neighbourhood

Did you know that the UAE opened up a first-of-its-kind urban park in Abu Dhabi earlier this year? It’s home to over 2,000 flora and spans 27,000 sq.m. of area. On the latest episode of Forward Talks, Tatiana Antonelli spoke to Rasmus Astrup, partner at SLA Architects, about some of the park’s design decisions, and the move to more sustainable urban living.

🕖 The park is open daily from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. • 📍Location

The BOCA x Frying Pan Adventures Iftar has an updated menu since our last newsletter, and wraps up this week.

Fan of Ted Lasso?

At the April event where they announced podcasts subscriptions, Apple teased the beginning of Ted Lasso’s shortbread recipe at the end of the credits. This led developer David Smith down a buttery rabbit role that might make your mouth water, and tempt you to bake over the long weekend. Believe.

Here’s wishing everyone a lovely Eid break, and see you on the other side!