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Study Simpler
December 7, 2013, No Comments

Study Simpler contains fifty-two study skills interventions that students, parents, and educators can rely on to lay a s ...

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Shark Dreams
February 3, 2013, 2 Comments

I dream all night, every night. Sometimes my dreams are so exciting that I wake up two or three times each night just to ...

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My Favorite Food: Eli’s Cheesecake
November 9, 2011, No Comments

In 2001, my family moved from Hawaii to northwestern Chicago, where I attended a commuter college: McHenry County Colleg ...

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My Visit to the Seattle Art Museum (SAM)
September 5, 2011, No Comments

August 2010 There is something about seeing art in person that endears it to one’s soul. I found this effect to be ...

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Eventide’s Exploits
July 10, 2011, No Comments

May 2009 There is going to be a whole new person living in our house in the next few days! And she’ll have her own ...

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I sing the song of a caged parakeet…
February 19, 2011, No Comments

Written March, 2007.  As I sit in my upstairs apartment, pecking at the keys of my laptop, I can’t help but notic ...

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…which thing I had never supposed
February 15, 2011, No Comments

April 5th, 2009: I was just having a snack: thin mint girl scout cookies that I was dipping in Great Value brand vanilla ...

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My Favorite Scent: Petrichor
February 13, 2011, 2 Comments

The smell of rain actually has a name: petrichor. The name is derived from the Greek word petros, which means “sto ...