Book Review: Papercraft 2: Design and Art with Paper edited by Robert Klanten and B. Meyer

Sara HabeinBooks4 Comments

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Book arts and paper arts in general are among my absolute favorite things, partially because I wouldn’t even know how to begin creating some of the amazing work I’ve seen. Papercraft 2: Design and Art with Paper highlights just what an artist or craftsperson can do with this amazingly versatile material.

Sara HabeinBook Review: Papercraft 2: Design and Art with Paper edited by Robert Klanten and B. Meyer

I Hate to Fly, Except That I Absolutely Love It

[E] HillaryTravel12 Comments

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I have a total love/hate relationship with flying. It’s stressful and inconvenient and uncomfortable, except when it’s peaceful and beautiful and honestly one of my favorite things in the world.

[E] HillaryI Hate to Fly, Except That I Absolutely Love It

Lunch Time Poll: Bottles or Cans?

[E]SaraBLunchtime Poll13 Comments

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… Just clap your hands I am a die hard soda drinker, and there are a lot of areas for debate in the world of carbonated soft drinks. Soda or pop? Coke or Pepsi? Diet or regular? 

[E]SaraBLunch Time Poll: Bottles or Cans?

Open Thread For The Masses

[E]Coco PapyOpen Thread9 Comments

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Kittens, I know the holidays are over and gone, but do you have that aching feeling inside that you maybe, just maybe, didn’t get that special little thing you wanted?

[E]Coco PapyOpen Thread For The Masses

Science News: 1/8/13

[E] HillaryScience6 Comments

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Happy New Year, Persephoneers! We’ve got plenty of science news to cover from the last few weeks, including flowers on Mars (not really), geysers in the Milky Way, and cheese. Let’s get right to it!

[E] HillaryScience News: 1/8/13

But Mommy, I’m Scared of Guns!

Lauren MayerPolitics5 Comments

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In the wake of the horrific mass murders in Connecticut last month, the NRA held what it promoted as a ground-breaking press “conference” to offer its contribution to solving gun violence.

Lauren MayerBut Mommy, I’m Scared of Guns!