in•im•i•cal

(adj.) harmful or unfriendly.

Tris•kai•dek•a•pho•bi•a

(noun) an abnormal fear of the number 13.

re•ple•tion

(n.) the condition of being completely filled or satisfied.

Stul.til.o.quy

(n) foolish talk; babble

Gran•dil•o•quent

(adj.) using high-flown, pompous, bombastic words and expressions.

strop•py

(adj.) bad-tempered, belligerent or touchy.

In•ter•fen•es•tra•tion

(n) the space between windows

bail•i•wick

(n.) a person's area of expertise or interest.

Cic•a•trix

(noun) a scar left by the fromation of new connnective tissue over a healing sore or wound

Ha•mi•form

(adj) hook-shaped

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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



Frozen Strawberry Pops

Wonderful on a hot summer day! What you will need: Blender or food processor 1 1/2 pints of rinsed strawberries 1/2 cup of confectioners...

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Non-Stop

Global action star Liam Neeson stars in this action thriller played out at 40,000 feet in the air. During a transatlantic flight, U.S. Air Marshal Bill...

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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