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How to Give Good Compliment: Turning Nice Thoughts into Nice Words

I have a co-worker who’s brilliant at giving compliments. She has a way of packing extra helpings of nice into every positive comment she makes. She once said to me, “Your hair looks especially great today!” Especially great. Not only is it a compliment for the hair on that particular day, but the implication is […]

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Ladyguides

Lunchtime Poll: 3/4

I realized this morning that one of the reasons I have been grouchy lately is that I haven’t made anything in almost a month.  I am a compulsive maker of things – in other words, I’m crafty.

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Open Thread

Open Thread: 2/21

It’s 10pm on the East Coast and we’re wrapping up Presidents’ Day. Raise your hand if you checked your mailbox,

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll 2/1

Happy February, everyone! Or not. Despite the fact that this month starts off strong with some family and friends’ birthdays, February as a whole is my least-favorite month. I just think the cozy charm of winter has worn off and everyone is looking forward to the spring.

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Public Service

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, What Did We Do to the Place?

Hello! I can see lots of people have hopped in to the buddypress features and started playing, that’s fantastic and probably the fastest way to learn how everything works and how to use it.  We’re all still learning, too (I just found a new thing five minutes ago) so we will figure out how to […]