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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. 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 Make This - Stab Bound Journal - Luxe DIY - How Did You Make This?
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Why You Should Date A Girl Who Reads | Write In Color Why You Should Date A Girl Who Reads | Write In Color Girl Reading by Pablo PIcasso “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.
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Failure. 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. 9 Reasons Why Failure Is Not Fatal 9 Reasons Why Failure Is Not Fatal
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Posted by Your Guide, Mott the squirrel. (image source: by Liza31337) Given that I’m a squirrel, I spend the majority of my days outdoors; and now that spring is upon us, aside from gathering nuts, soaring from branch to branch, and speeding across picketed fences, I find that my bushy tail and me like to hit the trails every so often for a wonderful Massachusetts hike. But, hiking here in Massachusetts isn’t so much about elevation as it is about undeniably beautiful skylines, nationally noted historical references, and an array of distinct sights, flora, fauna, and terrain. A hike in Massachusetts is like no other, but don’t take my word for it (I’m just a squirrel!) Hiking in Massachusetts | Spring Hiking Trails | Spring in Massachusetts Hiking in Massachusetts | Spring Hiking Trails | Spring in Massachusetts
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In Minneapolis, the world's quietest room 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' 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.
While most things we experienced as tots in that headiest of eras seems pretty self-explanatory (plaid was everywhere, Leonardo DiCaprio was the molten ball of light around which the solar system turned, and there was no color too bright for your sweatpants) there are some things that will be a bit harder to explain. Here, a primer for when your future children want to know what the hell you were doing with your boxy, multicolored electronics. 1. Topanga was at some point in human history considered not only a legitimate first name for a human being, but the kind of name that would inspire in malleable teenage boys a life-long infatuation. Topanga, in our day, was leading lady name-material. 10 Things 90s Kids Will Have To Explain To Their Children 10 Things 90s Kids Will Have To Explain To Their Children
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President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins goes off on tea-bagger... 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. Funny thing is, of my 4 grandparents, 3 are blond hair/blue eyed. Of my 4 siblings, the genotypes run according to Mendel's predictions (2 blond/blue and 2 brown/brown). This leaves me with the genotype brown/brown and blond/blue.
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Hugo Schwyzer | Author, Speaker, Professor, Shattering Gender Myths Hugo Schwyzer | Author, Speaker, Professor, Shattering Gender Myths Hugo Schwyzer is an American author, speaker and former professor of history and gender studies at Pasadena City College. He presented workshops on body image, sexual harassment, rape prevention, and the “myth of male weakness.” He was also a frequent guest on nationally syndicated radio programs and appeared on CNN, the BBC and CTV (Canada) as an expert on body image, sexuality and gender justice. As of August 2013, Hugo is not accepting booking engagements and is on extended hiatus.
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Octopus Mittens pattern by Emily Peters Octopus Mittens are a pair of stranded colorwork mittens. 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.
We get a lot of emails, letters, and comments from community members asking us which books we're reading. 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. The 15 Books You Must Read in 2010 - Education
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.
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