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Make This - Stab Bound Journal - Luxe DIY - How Did You Make This? Make a hand bound journal with elaborate side stitching for yourself or as a gift.

Make This - Stab Bound Journal - Luxe DIY - How Did You Make This?

The stitching is a lot easier than it looks and is so much nicer to hold than a spiral bound edge. Supplies and Equipment - sharp utility knife and cutting surface BE VERY CAREFUL WITH THE SHARP BLADE - rulers - drill with 1/16th inch bit OR a small paper punch BE VERY CAREFUL WITH POWER TOOLS - fancy cover paper – I used Cavallini Vintage Tickets Wrapping Paper – 20″ x 28″ - 1 sheet of 8.5×11 for endpapers (this can be fancy or the same paper as your pages) - 10 sheets of 8.5×11 paper for pages - 3 yards of embroidery floss - mat board – I used Crescent No. 33 White & Cream Smooth Mat Board - Yes Stikflat Glue or other archival glue that leaves paper flat - heavy object to use as a weight - waxed paper - cutting/hole punch template – click here to download - thin cotton or linen fabric (optional) - needle with an eye large enough to fit embroidery floss - brush for glue Stitch down through the next hole. So a friend of mine has a problem with slugs. I think he is doing it right.

13 Simple Steps To Get You Through A Rough Day. Take The Subway. Origins of words and phrases. Why You Should Date A Girl Who Reads. Girl Reading by Pablo PIcasso “Date a girl who reads.

Why You Should Date A Girl Who Reads

Date a girl who spends her money on books instead of clothes. She has problems with closet space because she has too many books. Date a girl who has a list of books she wants to read, who has had a library card since she was twelve. Find a girl who reads. She’s the girl reading while waiting in that coffee shop down the street. Buy her another cup of coffee. Gay rights in the US, state by state. Gay rights laws in America have evolved to allow — but in some cases ban — rights for gay, lesbian and transgender people on a range of issues, including marriage, hospital visitation, adoption, housing, employment and school bullying.

Gay rights in the US, state by state

The handling of gay rights issues vary by state and follow trends by region Update: The US supreme court declined to hear appeals from five states seeking to uphold bans on same-sex marriage. The unexpected decision means that same-sex marriage becomes legal in Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin, and paves the way for six other states.

Federal judges also strike down bans in Idaho and Nevada. • Supreme court paves way for expansion of gay rights. 9 Reasons Why Failure Is Not Fatal. Failure.

9 Reasons Why Failure Is Not Fatal

Fear of it is universal, experiencing it is inevitable, and running from it is dependably routine. As a culture we can’t seem to shake the negativity of the term – even though most success stories have a shared foundation in some kind of accidental realization, wrong-footed first attempt, or outright error. Free online speed reading software. Hiking in Massachusetts. Posted by Your Guide, Mott the squirrel.

Hiking in Massachusetts

(image source: by Liza31337) Organizing Measuring Cups and Spoons. Draw a Stickman. Bizarre Exam Answers!! In Minneapolis, the world's quietest room. Listen Story audio Apr 3, 2012 This morning, we're talking about noise pollution and the negative health affects it can cause.

In Minneapolis, the world's quietest room

In Minneapolis' Seward neighborhood, you can find the world's quietest room. The room, which holds the Guinness World Record designation, is located in the Orfield Laboratories. The recording studios where "Funkytown" and Bob Dylan's "Blood on the Tracks" were recorded are also in this building. The world's quietest room is called an anechoic chamber, which means there is no echo as it absorbs sound.

A typical quiet room you sleep in at night measures about 30 decibels. Orfield Labs uses the room to test products, including switches that go on car dashboards and the sound an LED display makes on a cell phone to make sure they're not too loud. 10 Things 90s Kids Will Have To Explain To Their Children. London 2012: mystery knitter leaves Olympics-themed knitted figures on pier. The Bureau of Communication - Fill-in-the-blank Correspondence. Heaven On Earth (8 Pics) President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins goes off on tea-bagger... And as a Black Irish descent myself, I try to REMIND them, at every occasion, of these proud heritages.

President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins goes off on tea-bagger...

Funny thing is, of my 4 grandparents, 3 are blond hair/blue eyed. Creeper_trail. 1.

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Choose a sound In order for nature sounds to start playing choose a sound from drop-down box for one channel and drag the volume slider up. 2. Add more sounds You can add more nature sounds to composition by choosing other sounds in other channels. Author, Speaker, Professor, Shattering Gender Myths. Your source of daily updated funny pictures and gifs. Octopus Mittens pattern by Emily Peters. Octopus Mittens are a pair of stranded colorwork mittens.

Octopus Mittens pattern by Emily Peters

Size: The mittens are 8.5 inches around (measured above the thumb) and 9 inches tall (1.5 inches of cuff and 7.5 inches in hand). They fit a medium-sized woman’s hand, 7.5 inches around and 7 inches from the base of the palm to the tip of the fingers. Directions are given in only one size. The 15 Books You Must Read in 2010 - Education. We get a lot of emails, letters, and comments from community members asking us which books we're reading.

The 15 Books You Must Read in 2010 - Education

So we polled members of the GOOD team and compiled our suggestions here. Consider it-as well as anything by J.D. Salinger, Howard Zinn, or David Foster Wallace (including Wallace's unfinished The Pale King)-your 2010 reading list. 1. 11 Easy Ways to Meditate (Or, There’s No Such Thing As Being Bad At Meditation) Posted by Siobhan on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 · 50 Comments This is a pep-rally post: I want you all to do the challenge, and I want to make it easier because meditation can seem really hard!

Actually, though, it’s not that hard—it’s really not. But I didn’t know that before, and so, herewith, 11 things that might make a daily meditation practice feel a little more manageable. I know everyone’s practice is totally different! So this is just me sharing what I have learned, because had I known these things when I started (and stopped, and started, and stopped), I think it might have stuck with it a lot sooner. Hiking Guide: Outdoor Information & Trail Maps. Language: What foreign words are difficult to translate into English.