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You Old, Dried-Up Man

I’m no expert on fertility and statistics, but I can attest to the fact that by a certain age, women start feeling an increasing pressure to think about settling down. 613 more words

30 Before 30: Watch "The African Queen"

In my 30th year of life, I’m attempting to do 30 new things. Full List Here. All Bucket List Adventures Here.

This is the first Christmas I have ever spent in New York City. 524 more words

Bucket List

Confessions Of A Bookaholic Gets Funny With Aunty Acid

It’s hard for me to consider buying gift books or books full of quotes for two reasons. One, I’m cheap. Buying a book full of quotes and nothing else is fine, but spending ten to fifteen dollars doing so… it can be hard to justify. 672 more words


Big Bertha

Sometimes healing comes in weird way ways, at strange times and through the most obscure ways.

When I was growing up things weren’t as politically correct as they are today. 664 more words

God's Promises


To start this post let me pose a question: Do people change with age? I’ve often wondered this, primarily about my father. Most of the evidence points to no. 164 more words


Patterning in Elementary Mathematics

How would you use patterning in teaching elementary mathematics? Describe an activity you would use for a specific grade level.

Patterns are an important part of mathematics. 

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Hallmark: A love story

I’m 27 years old, and I’m still single.  Is that cause for alarm in this day and age?  I know that in Jane Austen’s day, I would have been considered a spinster and a half by now (since I hadn’t already married a cousin).   615 more words