From the monthly archives: May 2014

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Roi•ster

(v). To engage in boisterous merrymaking; to revel; to carouse.

Kim•bun•da

(n.) a Bantu language of northern Angola.

pyrr•hu•lox•i•a

(n.) a large, showy finch of the southwestern United States and MExico having a gray back and a breast and crest which are rose-colored (in the male) and yellowish (in the female).

 

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quad•rum•vi•rate

(n.) a group or association of four people

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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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The Best of Men

If you ever wondered how the special olympics got started, this inspiring movie provides the story from it's very roots.  Darkened rooms filled with severly...

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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