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B is for Beaches

NYC and its beaches

It’s taken me an entire year of living in NYC, to psych myself up to get my ass to one of the “many” beaches NY has on offer. 752 more words

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'Nonprofit Sustainability' Workshop Offered

Pat Pascal of the Foundation Center, Washington, D.C. will present a two-hour workshop on organization sustainability for a non-profit organization.  In this class, we will define nonprofit sustainability, and then we will cover each of the four key elements that contribute to long-term sustainability for an organization. 51 more words

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I Adored a Lord by Katharine Ashe

All that clever, passionate Ravenna Caulfield wants is to stay far away from high society’s mean girls.

All that handsome, heroic Lord Vitor Courtenay wants is to dash from dangerous adventure to adventure.

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Historical Romance

Beryamen

ORIGIN:
Medieval variation of “Benjamin”, from Hebrew, meaning “son of the south” or “son of the right hand”.

VARIATIONS and NICKNAMES:
Bairre, Barrie, Barry, Ben, Beniamin, Beniamino, Benj, Benja, Benjamin, Benji, Benjie, Benjy, Bennie, Benny, Benyamen, Berrie, Berry, Bery, Binyamin, etc. 48 more words

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Bered

ORIGIN:
From Hebrew, meaning “hail”.

VARIATIONS and NICKNAMES:
None, really.

REFERENCES IN LITERATURE:
- Bered Turnip, a local farrier whose large family is the subject of Anthony Butter’s envy, in “A Brother to Dragons” (written in 1886, set in 1586), and who meets up with his old friend, Humfrey Lemon, to hear the story of Keren Lemon’s troubles, in “The Farrier Lass o’ Piping Pebworth” (written in 1887, set circa 1600), from… 13 more words

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