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A Dream Come True

• LISA B, MRS. S   54 MINUTES AGO
Last week, I read an article about a new feature at the local nature center. At the time, I thought not much of it. The Rob...

Difficulty Finding the Words...

• AWAY FROM THE THINGS OF MAN   2 HOURS AGO
I've started my blog post for this evening several times, and I just can't find the words I need to describe what I'm feeli...

Virginia Master HVAC

• JOHNTINDALE.COM   10:15 AM ON WED JUL 23 2014
In my last post, I mentioned that I expected to be getting a date to sit for the Virginia Master HVAC License Exam. I had n...

The Best Book in the World by Rilla (Flying Ey...

• THE BUSY LIBRARIAN   10:03 AM ON WED JUL 23 2014
Australian-born Rilla Alexander has created an ode to reading that is both whimsical and understated.The Best Book in the W...

Winnie & Walter: The Big, the Bold and Sea...

• WITTY TITLE HERE   8:00 AM ON WED JUL 23 2014
Hello! One more day to go until the Winnie & Walter July stamp release... Yayayayay! :) For our cards/project...

Blog Party tonight at Secolari Artisan Oils an...

• HOCO CONNECT   6:12 AM ON WED JUL 23 2014
    Tonight's blog party is a little different in that it is not at a local restaurant.  Having been at Seco...

ISTE through Selfies.

• THE BUSY LIBRARIAN   12:47 AM ON WED JUL 23 2014
Earlier this week I spoke with Sherry Gick, my GeniusPal and collaborative partner, on the Let's Get Busy podcast about the...

Feeling the Need to Pray

• AWAY FROM THE THINGS OF MAN   10:15 PM ON TUE JUL 22 2014
I don't know what to say.  I just finished reading the blog of someone whose opinion matters to me, and I was blown aw...

I Don’t Hear Merriweather Anymore

• FROM THE SCRATCH PAD OF AN URBAN BUSHW...   10:12 PM ON TUE JUL 22 2014
Do you hear what I don’t hear? I’m referring to Merriweather Post Pavilion and the concerts that used to dampen...

The Harvest Begins …

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   7:43 PM ON TUE JUL 22 2014
… in earnest. Before today, it was just ramping up. Now, we are moving into the period of time where I will be harves...

Vacation Bible School

• THESELLERS.NET   3:21 PM ON TUE JUL 22 2014
Our church does a couple of weeks of Vacation Bible School (VBS), and last week was the week our family participated. I joi...

my Big Brother journal 7.22

• DEENA'S DAYS   11:14 AM ON TUE JUL 22 2014
Last week late Tuesday night, early Wednesday morning around 4am the Detonators alliance was created with my favorite house...

Winnie & Walter: Scenery - It’s a Wonder...

• WITTY TITLE HERE   8:00 AM ON TUE JUL 22 2014
Hello! Only a few more days to go until the Winnie & Walter July stamp release... Woot! :) Today, we're featu...

A little different perspective on the world

• HOCO CONNECT   6:00 AM ON TUE JUL 22 2014
  Today I am getting a little away from my usual Howard County focus and want to share this presentation to give you s...

Let's Get Busy with teacher librarian Sherry G...

• THE BUSY LIBRARIAN   6:00 AM ON TUE JUL 22 2014
Episode 66: Talking epic karaoke competitions, drastic paradigm shifts, and letting your nerdiness shine.Sherry Gick (@Libr...

Cop Stories And Making New Friends

• AWAY FROM THE THINGS OF MAN   10:37 PM ON MON JUL 21 2014
During my drive home from work, I noticed a Montgomery County police car behind me heading north on Colesville Road approac...

Help! I'm Leaking Famous People.

• GET A BLOG   9:35 PM ON MON JUL 21 2014
I think the change of life is hitting me. Not the hormonal mood swing type. Well, yes, that too, but this blog is about som...

If I asked you…

• FINDING BLANCHE   9:02 PM ON MON JUL 21 2014
  Image credit from sxc: cieleke I have a serious question for you. Ladies: If I asked you to describe your best frien...

Can’t “Beet” That Berry Salad

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   8:50 PM ON MON JUL 21 2014
A repeat for lunch today, with a few enhancements. Looks just like Saturday, doesn’t it? Except I kicked it up a bit...

Feet and writing

• GREENFLOSS   5:04 PM ON MON JUL 21 2014
I can’t write because of my feet. No, really. There has been quite a lull in my writing the past few months. I don...

My Sangha of True Love

• BONNEVIVANTELIFE   11:09 AM ON MON JUL 21 2014
I’ve deleted one of my online dating site profiles. Another one I’ll leave up simply because I paid a discounted price...

Winnie & Walter: The Big, the Bold and Ble...

• WITTY TITLE HERE   8:00 AM ON MON JUL 21 2014
Hello! :) Today marks the first of the sneak peek days for Winnie & Walter's July release.  For our proj...

STEM Education Center in Savage opens to publi...

• HOCO CONNECT   6:24 AM ON MON JUL 21 2014
  Last week I blogged on the preview tour of the newly renovated Savage Library that included a new STEM Education Cen...

Happy To Be Home

• AWAY FROM THE THINGS OF MAN   9:46 PM ON SUN JUL 20 2014
We finally arrived at home last night at around 11:30 p.m., very tired, exhausted, zonked.... I was out cold at 1, and slep...

Family Matters

• THE POINT OF IT ALL   9:24 PM ON SUN JUL 20 2014
This weekend my mom and I went down to visit my dad's side of the family.  It was a three hour trip that took four hou...

Home Again

• SCRAPPY TRAVELS   8:59 PM ON SUN JUL 20 2014
After a fabulous week in New England, it's back to the grind here in Maryland.  I'd never been any further north than ...

My Girls, in Church

• AND ANOTHER THING, HON   4:00 PM ON SUN JUL 20 2014
I walked the Walk of Shame this morning. Or, at least, I walked the 35-year-old Catholic mom version of it. My family was a...

Christmas Gift Ideas

• HUDSON AND EMILY   10:00 AM ON SUN JUL 20 2014
I don’t know about you, but Christmas is my favorite holiday of the year. And in the past few years, I’ve found...

Desperate English Housewife in Washington, cha...

• UKDESPERATEHOUSEWIFEUSA   8:22 AM ON SUN JUL 20 2014
Don’t sing Happy Birthday in a restaurant in the USA Yeah, you know the song. That Happy Birthday one we all sing. Ap...

Mothman: Fact or Fake?

• AWAY FROM THE THINGS OF MAN   10:18 PM ON SAT JUL 19 2014
We stopped in rainy Point Pleasant, West Virginia, home of the infamous Mothman!  While I'm a bit of a skeptic regardi...