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Through the month of April there have been a few quotes and statements on my mind.

Take a look:

1.  People will always talk, so lets give them something to talk about. 216 more words


Toddler Time: Art

A big challenge with this storytime was finding enough books about art that I hadn’t already used for my color storytimes. If I had thought ahead and realized that (hahahaha.), I would have spaced them out a little more, so I could recycle some of my favorite selections (which also would have been an excellent chance to talk to parents about the benefits of repetition!) Alas and alack, I didn’t think of it, so I just found new fun books! 385 more words


"Hearts Go Crazy"

I’ve been listening to Parachute’s “Hearts Go Crazy (Acoustic)” nonstop since I stumbled upon it. This song was kind of the soundtrack of my day, as I drove around with my friend (I was the DJ, of course), and later today as I’m dealing with finances and trying to escape a completely stressful, inescapable situation. 555 more words

The Leader

Being prior military and working as an x-ray tech in the VA Healthcare system I have a unique opportunity to work with the heroes of this great country on a daily basis. 336 more words

Sneak Peek at Parachute's Menu

From our friends at Curbed….a peak at the menu for upcoming restaurant Parachute, the new Korean spot from Beverly Kim and John Clark, opening soon in the 3500 block of Elston. 10 more words

Neighborhood News

Adventures at Sea

Ahoy! This week in storytime we had an adventure at sea, featuring pirates and ocean animals!


I’m the Biggest Thing In the Ocean by Kevin Sherry… 139 more words