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CT results, why Trader Joe's is my life force, and the life-long lesson of letting things go

Isn’t it remarkable how a simple test result can pivot your entire mood?

I mean, certainly, waiting for a CT result is by no means simple, but hearing the words “no evidence of disease” changes, well, everything. 673 more words


My Favorite Blog Posts of 2017

Happy New Year! I don’t know about the rest of you, but it’s been a long year for this librarian. First my baby girl turned one in March. 767 more words

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Merry Christmas from Orem Public Library

May you have a wonderful Christmas Day with your loved ones!

The Library will be closed all day today and tomorrow.
We will re-open December 27 at 9 am.

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Thanksgiving Book/Movie Traditions

Remember the “Tradition” song from Fiddler on the Roof? That’s basically my family when it comes to celebrating the holidays. For years my siblings and I insisted on following strict protocol every year to make each holiday an elaborate recreation of what it was the year before. 1,293 more words

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Library Escape Room 2: Behind the Scenes

Veteran readers of the blog might recall that one of my favorite library programs of all time was the escape room we put together for last year’s mystery-themed Orem Reads. 1,085 more words

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Author Interview: Ally Condie

Orem Reads is almost over, but there’s still a ghost stories program tonight and our finale with Ally Condie, the author of Summerlost, to look forward to! 1,156 more words

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A Librarian Plays the Library Movie Game

When my co-worker Ruth suggested that I write a post about the Library Movie Game, I had no idea what she was talking about. But the words “library,” “movie,” and “game” are three of my favorite words, so I was interested. 748 more words

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