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House of Secrets

One thing I love about being a teacher is that I can browse through the children’s section at libraries and bookstores without embarrassment. If someone wonders why a 26 year old woman is eagerly pulling chapter books off the shelves, I can always claim that I am doing “research” for my classroom. 381 more words

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I love diaries

Ever since I was a little girl, I have loved reading diaries. Unfortunately for me, I have not had the pleasure of reading many real diaries–I only have an older brother, and he was not the diary keeping type, but I have read scads of fictional diaries throughout the years. 327 more words

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Slow Club - Complete Surrender

So a week ago the new single from Slow Club, aka indie darlings Charles Watson and Rebecca Taylor, landed on the internet and delighted us with its grandeur. 165 more words

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Beef stew with soy and ginger

It’s nearly April yet the weather is still cold and wet meaning we haven’t stopped craving stews. I fancied something with an Asian twist though and as we’re suffering from colds this beef stew with lots of garlic and ginger seemed to fit the bill. 266 more words


Hey! I'm back! Again!

Another chance to recycle this old blog. I am starting the Nebraska Library Commission’s Nebraska Learns 2.0 just for fun. Updates will still be infrequent by modern blog standards.



Raury - God's Whisper

Dropping out of school and being chastised by pretty much every influential adult along the way may not seem like the ideal childhood. However it does appear to be the root cause of a phenomenal number of incredible hip-hop and R’n’B records getting made. 176 more words

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