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Rubik's Redux: Think You're a Puzzlemaster? Try This Mind-Melting Gift

What It Is: With the rise of the Fidget Spinner, I was reminded of another fad that swept the nation once upon a time – the Rubik’s Cube. 130 more words

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Brick by Brik

What It Is: Have you ever bought a laptop decal and become instantly bored? What about wall decals? Are the kids getting ‘artistic’ and scribbling on the walls? 473 more words

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Growing Up...An Adult...Or...Pajama Boy...

I wrote this almost 3 years ago…seems to apply today too…I heard this song again this year, just yesterday…it has become a Christmas song…one I have always liked…the song is “Toyland”, from an operetta by Victor Herbert…written in 1904…I will send along one of my blogs from February 2014…it talks about “growing up”, with references to “Field of Dreams”, “Saving Private Ryan”, “Toyland” and other things…and it holds most of the “bones” of what I believe about the cold, hard facts about “growing up”…and the joy of that transformation…and where it leads… 1,509 more words