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Lighting the Menorah - The 3 of the 4 W's plus a How for good luck!

So we’ve discussed why we light the menorah, but how about the who, where and when? And let’s not forget the how! Here’s a break down of the last bits that you need to know to celebrate the holiday. 858 more words



OK Ebenezer Scrooge, here’s what you got to do:

  • Reach out to your loved ones
  • Decorate the tree/house
  • Watch a Christmas movie (My Fav’s: How The Grinch Stole Christmas, Home Alone, The Santa Clause, Scrooged, Four Christmases, Die Hard)
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Moth earrings

These earrings are one of my early jewelry-making experiments. I made these from some wrapping paper (I think.) They have absolutely no varnish on them, and are suited only for dry days. 119 more words


How to be awesome at tackling a man who breaks into your room when you’re asleep:

1) Arm yourself: Have a knife, pair of scissors, iron rod, wolverine water bottle, hair dryer, etc. hidden under your 10-layered blanket. (If you’re a witch/wizard, a wand will suffice) 202 more words


Behind the Scenes: Holiday Baking 2014

I am far from perfect. My bakes, while they look sophisticated and photogenic in their high-resolution portraits, are also far from perfect. In fact, it often takes two or three (sometimes four!) batches of the same thing before I deem it publishable. 450 more words


FAQ: Do You Need to Defragment a Mac’s Hard Drive?

by Tom Nelson

Question: Do You Need to Defragment a Mac’s Hard Drive?

I’m a Windows user who recently made the change to Apple and the Macintosh… 124 more words


Take Better Selfies with the new Timer in iOS8

Your Holiday Selfies just got more interesting. Unless you have REALLY long arms, you may find that your Selfies are often not very flattering ….. a little TOO close for comfort. 209 more words