From the monthly archives: October 2014

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Ai•lur•o•phile

(n.) a cat lover.

Tab•o•ret

(n.) a low seat without back or arms, for one person; stool

Zin•cog•ra•phy

(n.) the art or process of of producing a printing surface on a zinc plate, especially of producing one in relief by etching away unprotected parts with acid.

Ka•ra•te•ka

(n.) an expert in karate

Na•vette

(n.) a gem, usually not a diamond, cut as a marquise

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The collectiion: Books



Someone - Alice McDermott

One ordinary life told from the perspective of she who is living it. I do not normally read realistic or historical fiction but this book caught my eye...

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Today in history

Birth of a Rolling Stone and a premiere of a classic


On December 18 in: 1777, The United States celebrates its first Thanksgiving, marking the recent victory by the Americans over British forces in the Battle...

Word of the day

Ful•min•ate

(verb) to complain loudly or angrily

Kids cook



Savory Pancakes

Easy to make and customize, these tasty treats are perfect any time of day. Kids love these pancakes because they're tasty, and parents love them because...

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Helix

Helix is an intense thriller about a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control that travels to a high-tech research facility in the Arctic...

Quotation of the day

Judy Garland

Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.

Interesting things

Dronestagram


Ever hear of Dronestagram? It's dedicated to videos and photographs taken with drones.

The collection: Music



Blue Smoke - Dolly Parton

Singer, songwriter, musician, actress and philanthropist Dolly Parton is proud to release her new album "Blue Smoke." The album reflects the character...

Science fair



T.P. Shooters

You can use ping pong balls or marshmallows as amo for these cool shooters.What you will need:2 toilet-paper tubes (or 1 paper-towel tube, cut in half...
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