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New Favorite Series: The Lunar Chronicles

One of the best things about being a teacher is the fact that I can sign my class up for the Scholastic Reading Club. We get flyers that show some of the best new books, and when kids order, I get teacher points and can get free books. 393 more words

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Youth Club For Rich Kids - Talk It Through

If Frank Ocean’s indictment of the offspring of the super-wealthy is anything to go by, then it seems they spend most of their time crashing their parents’ sports cars and hiding their cocaine some place the maid won’t find it. 150 more words

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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