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How to Leave for School in 5 Easy Steps

We all know what a hassle it can be to get out the door in the morning. Just moving people can be tough, let alone remembering all the stuff – lunches, backpacks, water bottles – I’m ready for a cocktail just writing about it! 589 more words


Making (Radio?) Waves by Nessreen

It’s Sunday, the sun is shining painfully bright through my window and falls right on my bed, where I have thrown my laundry. I’m sorting through my clothes thousands of miles away from Jeddah, here in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, and I’m laughing into a freshly laundered shirt. 918 more words

All Geeked Out

10 great things about you

Sometimes with chronic illness it’s easy to focus on the bad stuff about ourselves and forget the good stuff. I’ve done it far too many times over far too many years. 529 more words


Roundin' Up The Raves: St. Lucia, Brothers Osborne, King, Nothing But Thieves

So far, this has been a depressing year for lovers of music and its magical history. Not only did we lose Bowie, Glenn Frey, and Lemmy from Motorhead, we’ve also said goodbye to Maurice White from Earth, Wind & Fire, Signe Anderson and Paul Kantner from Jefferson Airplane, Dan Hicks from Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks, and on the non-musician front, Giorgio Gomelsky, an integral part of the early British blues-rock scene. 296 more words



Jellyfish Dreaming

Comes the charming evening to the great sandy arc of beach curving away from Adders Rock

 and the Curlews begin to gather in gangs… 678 more words

Fit...bit by bit

Serious condition; Have you ever noticed that many seniors suffer from flat buttocks? It has less to do with sagging gluteus maximus muscles, and more to do with lazy-asset syndrome. 802 more words

Pat Skene

Product review: Thinx Period Underwear.

So everyone knows how excited I am about alternative menstrual products, right?  I mean, I talk about menstrual cups all the darn time.   But as much as I love my Lunette Cup, I’m always eager to try out new products when they hit the market.   1,125 more words