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Literacy's End

By Margaret Gotcher

In third grade, “Scholastic Book Fair” magazines would circulate the classroom once or twice a semester. The pages would be filled with the newest children’s books, as well as some toys and fun-looking school supplies. 874 more words

Art And Technology

Flying solo

My husband is away with work this week, from Sunday afternoon to late Thursday evening, so it is just me and the kids. First of all, massive hats off to single parents! 531 more words

Domestic Life

The Brown Betty teapot was once in its produced in its millions but in recent decades has been overlooked. The ceramic artist Ian McIntyre is hoping to change this by re-imagining the design of the teapot for the 21st century. 167 more words

Librarians

What's Happening in Myanmar 

Thursday, September 14th 2017

Here -as ever- is the incomparable Trevor Noah’s take on one of the most perplexing of global situations happening (perennially and) now; the Buddhist persecution of Muslims in Myanmar, naturally with the obligate hypocrisy and complicity of its government. 163 more words

Domestic Life

Living Well

I was all set to write a post about how tough life is at the moment. How tough adulting is. I feel like we’re juggling and balancing so much right now, between family responsibilities, my husband’s business (which is going very well, but is extremely demanding), some health problems I’ve been having, and then all the usual day to day domestic stuff which persists whatever else is going on. 700 more words

Domestic Life

Grandma's Kitchen - Block 11

Block 11 for Grandma’s Kitchen is called Peppermint Swirls.  Pattern is by Pat Sloan and can be found at http://www.ilovetomakequilts.com/2017/09/free-block-1125-grandmas-kitchen-sew-along-a-weekly-deal.html

My peppermint swirl pieces still need the applique top stitching done.  655 more words

Grandhildren