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I am a big fan of RSS feeds. I love having content delivered to me fresh and ready to read. I use Google’s Reader since it ties in nicely with my favorite email. At any given time I have more than 1,000 articles in areas of interest to me waiting […]

Play time



I’m shamelessly quoting from Penelope Trunk because I’m glad she’s there to put this in such a simple and direct light. I see students in my design classes running back and forth over the same tired ground and it’s rare to find anything fresh and new in the art department […]

The box


I run a very large family and work two jobs. I need all the help I can get and I’m ALWAYS on the lookout for something to streamline my work at home and give me more time with the kids and help me manage the household. I love vinegar. It […]

Household tips


Occasionally my Firefox tabs become altogether unmanageable.  So it’s time to tab dump… Fun find of the week… http://www.coverbrowser.com/ I love magazines from times gone by. What better way to understand history and culture in real time. None of the magazines I own features on this site, but I now […]

clearing the tabs



hobbies, crafts and charity. I don’t know why I group these together, but I do. Charity Play a game, feed some people. http://freerice.com/ Drop off a book to make someone’s day. http://www.bookcrossing.com/ A message for peace from 1969. Amazing. http://www.presentationzen.com/presentationzen/2008/08/a-visual-message-for-peace.html Online Cool. Teach yourself something. http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/tutorial_sites.php Free music (no, you […]

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