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Top 5 Reasons to Volunteer at Frontier Homestead State Park

#5: It’s good for you.

Volunteering at Frontier Homestead State Park provides physical and mental rewards. It:

  • Reduces stress: Experts report that when you focus on something other than yourself, it interrupts usual tension-producing patterns.
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Shakespeare's Birthday at the Globe Theatre

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre on London’s South Bank threw a birthday celebration last Sunday, in anticipation of the Bard’s birthday this week.
Now, before some of you start on whether or not Shakespeare actually existed, wrote the plays, or had his birthday on the 23rd of April, I’d just like to point out that this date is to celebrate a wonderful playwright, whoever he may be, be he a summer baby or winter’s child. 877 more words


Review: Is the added protection of the LifeProof Nüüd for iPhone 6 worth the trade-offs?

LifeProof has become a household name in the iPhone accessory world since debuting its first ultra-protective case in 2011. The company has continued improving its waterproof cases with each new version of the iPhone. 1,371 more words

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Limestone Sculptures Reveal Ancient Secrets

Limestone is the calcified – fossilized remains of ancient sea life when Illinois was covered by a prehistoric ocean. It is the aquifers that store our drinking water, the gravel for our roads, and the construction material on some of our buildings. 51 more words

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{hands on} bright spring shawl

You know, it is just such a pleasure to make things for other people!  I keep thinking I’m going to start on a sweater or some project for myself, but the time has not been ripe. 63 more words

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Join the Board Game Design Competition!

Did you ever dream of being the next Milton Bradley, Parker Brothers, Ideal, TSR, or GDW game designer? Now’s your chance to show your mastery of cardboard, plastic tokens, random numbers, and easy to follow rules! 86 more words

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Navigating Educational Trends - Hands On or Experiential Learning

As an early career teacher, it can be quite tricky navigating educational trends.The reason I refer to them as trends, rather than simply ‘teaching’ is because of the way they seem to go in and out of favour, depending on who you listen to!  853 more words