Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer was way ahead of his time. Misfits win the day.
Bananagrams anyone? Do you play these types of games? In person, with physical pieces? What’s your go to game?
It is randomlives23 (Sola)
Brrr! Come on, Mother Nature, it’s only November 🥶 *… and for those who hate Mr Fahrenheit … > *
Question for the world…
From our Build with LEGO at the library this week … we start with instructions, but when we don’t have the exact pieces …
English Tips & Tricks All right vs Alright... It really isn’t all right to say alright, but a lot of us do it anyway and you won’t get a red line under the word in spell check. You can say already and altogether, though, so maybe someday ... Alrighty?
Back To School Quiz: Weekly Challenge (Merriam-Webster)
My lovely daughter is home for the weekend and baked an apple pie. 🥧 Of course, it’s too hot just yet, steam is coming out the vents. Can’t wait.
For the new users …
We just got a set of children’s read-along books that have a speaker attached, but no loose batteries needed. The books run off a 4 hour charge for 100 (or so) hours. I demoed one at storytime yesterday and they loved it!
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?: Weekly Challenge (Merriam-Webster)
Random thoughts on a gray Wednesday morning
randomlives23 17:00, Sept 2018
What’s your winter going to be like? Official 2018-2019 Winter Weather Forecast | The Old Farmer's Almanac
English Lesson Cards - make your requests here. Links below. *New for those who haven't seen it*
Tropical Storm Florence batters North and South Carolina; 9 deaths reported - live updates (Cbsnews)
Took a leisurely walk back from a meeting so packed with information that I needed to rest my brain. This house looked like a good place to rest my weary self. Wonder what it’s like inside.
Neil Gaiman and Chris Riddell on why we need libraries – an essay in pictures (Theguardian)
Grant - just hanging around Brooklyn.
These balloons have been floating for almost 2 months. I guess no helium can leak out. I’m leaving them until they drop to the floor.
I wonder. This question is for people who are NOT from the US, and have been on this app more than 2 years. —>
Insulin's High Cost Leads To Lethal Rationing (Npr)
Pissed Off by Verizon, Firefighters Join the Fight to Restore Net Neutrality (Vice)
Texas GOP Tried to Shame Democrat Rep. Beto O'Rourke with Old Photos — But It Backfired (People)
From the book I’m reading. I’ve heard it before, but it might have been from the same woman. It’s a good thing to remember. The book is by Elizabeth Berg, whose work I highly recommend
On the train. A family of 5, obviously tourists from another country, are on the wrong train. We are headed east, and they need to go to Manhattan. This is an express, first stop is 45 min away.
John McCain, War Hero, Senator, Presidential Contender, Dies at 81 (Nytimes)
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