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Making Geeky & Nerdy References

Because I enjoy many geeky and nerdy things, they have found their way into my book. I think it works well, considering the content. It just makes sense to reference… 374 more words



A few weeks ago Foos learned to ride her bike without training wheels.   We got her this bike two years ago, when she was still so little that harvesting the strength to simply get the pedals moving seemed like herculean task. 479 more words


BS&M Does Homo floresiensis

This past Friday, our journal club took on “The affinities of Homo floresiensis based on phylogenetic analyses of cranial, dental, and postcranial characters” (Argue et al. 1,125 more words


The Hobbit Tarot.

I’ve always been hesitant to buy a themed Tarot deck. It’s not that I don’t think it’s a cool idea – on the contrary, I rather enjoy making connections between the cards and my favorite books and movies. 1,882 more words


79016 Attack on Lake-town Review!

Hey what’s up guys? Today I have another review of a LEGO The Hobbit set: 79016 Attack on Lake-town! This is based on the third Hobbit Movie, the Battle of the Five Armies; the set came out in 2014. 1,068 more words


Between Logic and Enchantment: The Hobbit (1977)

I know this is only the second entry of Between Logic and Enchantment, but I want to shake things up a bit anyway.  Instead of the typical “break down the story plot point by plot point with analysis and light snark,” we’re going to jump around a bit while discussing one of my SECOND favorite Rankin Bass animated Fantasy film: their 1977 adaptation of J.R.R. 4,535 more words

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