Don’t let Congress completely cut this program!
Click to Save AmeriCorps
Fat?So! You Don’t Have to Apologize for Your Size
Romance Book Club
I Sure Hope the Beastly Movie is Better Than the Book
Parenting Report: Homeschooling Primer
You’re a Teacher; You Don’t Get to Hate Students
How to Scent Your Home Without Harmful Chemicals
I just want to share this amazing video. It’s so beautiful. As is this video.
Also, our new kitten, River, seems to be in love with Glee. He’s curled up next to me watching it right now with wide eyes. Could I ask for a better companion?
As a teen, I never thought of the Oscars as controversial or political; now, it seems as if I can’t think of them as anything but!
Films That Should Have Received Academy Awards
Academy Misogyny in True Grit Nominations
Sex Abuse in Black Swan
Nick Jr. Hosts Black History Month
The Laundry Workout
Whether you’re looking for ideas for work, school, or just for fun, here are some great ways to celebrate.
Some Presidents Really Just Don’t Matter
Write the President
Use Google Earth to Teach Kids (or Learn) About Presidents
League of Religious Voters
Celebrating President’s Day at Work
Working and Parenting
Ways to Celebrate President’s Day with Kids
Illegal logging is threatening at least one tribe; please take action today to ensure their protection.
Uncontacted Tribes Should Stay That Way
That 60s Blog
10 Completely Inappropriate, Irresistible Songs
Playing Fairly with Children
Art Book Club
Picture Book Club
February is American Heart Month. Below you’ll find some foods to eat that are both yummy and heart-healthy.
Health Food Talk
February is American Heart Month
Healthy and Hale
Why Waiting Can Be a Good Thing
I recently finished both The Underland Chronicles and the Leven Thumps series. The former was my favorite of the two, but both were remarkable fantasy/sci-fi novels that I would recommend to any lovers of those genres.
Sci Fi Book Club
Gregor and the Marks of Secret
Military Book Club
Gregor and the Code of Claw
Adventure Book Club
Leven Thumps and the Wrath of Ezra
Fantasy Book Club
Leven Thumps and the Ruins of Alder
February is Bake for Family Fun Month
Today I quit Facebook, at least for a while, and so far, I’m loving it. I’m also loving…
Wood Sprite being so easygoing while I’m ill Letting go of things I was unnecessarily holding onto, like the someday shirts I donated yesterday, and Facebook today Heating pads. I’m still pretty sick, with some potentially troubling blood test results, so the heating pad has become my new BFF. Two child-free time periods approaching in a single weekend! That’s more than I usually get in a month! Odwalla shakes and other yummy juices, which I have been able to keep down! The Good Witch movie, which was sort of cute, and a nice, modern approach without too much stereotyping. River purring behind my head as I sit on the floor and work. Stupid cheesy rom-com movies playing while I work in the spirit of Valentine’s Day My husband cleaning up a bit while I’ve been sick amazing sake-orange bath soaks the Leven Thumps series, which I just finished sleeping for more than six hours consistently, which seems to only happen when I’m not well