Review: Inkdeath by Cornelia Funke

Parah Ryalin

What an exciting week it’s been, amiright?!?  The announcing of a veep candidate is like Christmas for we political junkies, and the week following is like the week after Christmas—wherein you spend all your time playing with your new toys… until you kind of get bored with them....more

On Parenting, Part 4

Several months ago, I read the book Growing Happy Kids by Maureen Healy....more

Homemade Shampoo and Conditioner

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The Right to Bear Ridiculousness

After the Dark Night Rises shooting spree, gun control reemerged as a talking point.  Of course, I kept hearing conservatives say it “wasn’t the time” to discuss gun control.  Right.  Like September 11th, 2001 was an inappropriate time to discuss national security?  Give me a break....more

Homemade Eczema/Bug Bite/Anti-Itch Cream

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