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Take the Challenge: Awaken Their Brains!

In today’s digital age, it seems there is no end to the abundance of technology and tools that have made their way into our social norms and culture.   687 more words

Parenting With Joy


Children’s Activities: NAME THAT ‘SHROOM! July 2013 Written for Triangle Mommies Blog Copyright ARLADEAN ARNSON

With all the crazy wet weather we are having here in North Carolina, it has been a boon year for mushrooms. 395 more words


Book Review: Family Matters

Rohinton Mistry’s third novel, and third Booker Prize shortlister, is smaller in scope than his earlier two. In a much more intimate setting, it deals with fateful choices by three generations of men in a Parsi family in modern Mumbai, the difficulties of caring for elder family members and the role of tradition and religion as both a shackle and as a source of identity for members of a minority in decline.  2,049 more words


Grand Theft Auto goes 90s with recreations of sitcom intros

YouTube user Merfish puts a GTA spin on our favorite TV shows

If you haven’t had a chance to take a look at these yet, you’re in for a treat. 140 more words

Sac City Gamer

Thanks for the sign, God

Today, my sister-in-law stepped it up and became the best maid of honor I could have asked for, really. I’m not sure what changed. I had a long talk with my husband, and apparently, her last maid of honor experience was awful. 498 more words


nill reunion, 2015 style

The timing of Rachel’s departure allowed us to take part in my original family’s every-three-years reunion. My coworker Denise provided the encouragement that it might be good for us to “get out of Dodge,” having had several days to just hang loose with the local family, to eat together, to process together, to grieve together. 1,115 more words

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