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Minted Is My Favorite Flavor

Artwork.  It’s a tough one to tackle.  It’s hard to justify the expense when you’re on a budget.  The usual haunts – Ikea, Target, World Market – you can’t rely on them for this category like you can for cheap accessories and fiscally-conscious furniture because no one wants to walk in to their aunt’s home and realize that Verna’s got the same fake painting over her couch as you.   1,076 more words

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Guys and gals – we’ve got a GREAT desk up for sale via Craigslist.  It’s our two-seater custom combo desk from Ikea.  Legs/base are interchangeable to either side.   8 more words

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Home Sweet Home

Christmas decorations always give any apartment that extra homey factor that many of our starter (or 2nd or 3rd or 4th) apartments are generally lacking.  I’m pretty proud of how cozy and “at-home” I felt with our home this holiday season – we thoroughly decorated and made merry with lots of friends of 3 different occasions, filling our home with not just holiday cheer but memories.   1,374 more words

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Design Challenge 1

TBA! If I told you now, it would take the fun out of it.

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Defining Criteria for Assessing Student Work in Technologies

According to Google, a criterion (noun) is “a principle or standard by which something may be judged or decided.”

We use criteria every day when we make a decision about what to wear, what to have for breakfast, and so on. 834 more words