October 29, 2013
How Video Games Are Getting Inside Your Head And Wallet

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October 19, 2013
In The Last Three Years:

- My sister got married to my good friend

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- My parents moved out of the house I lived in for 24 years

- I moved twice

- I changed jobs twice

- My husband got laid off twice 

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- My husband landed a job he enjoys

- Went to China

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- Learned how to cook and keep a home

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- Discovered museum work, gardening, and thrifting

- Coordinated a major enrichment class

- Opened my Etsy shop and crocheted like crazy 

- Learned a lot about relationships and communication

In The Next Three Years I’d Like To: 

- Travel overseas at least one more time (Korea, Japan, Brazil, Greece or Kyrgystan)

- Start a family

- Work in a museum

- Go through all boxes from the move

- Make noodles from scratch

- Invest in relationships

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October 10, 2013

photojojo:

You may think your apartment complex is cramped, but Hong Kong’s urban center has you beat. 

In Density of Architecture, Michael Wolf explores the mesmerizing array of housing in one of the world’s most densely populated cities. 

The Captivating Imagery of Urban Hong Kong

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September 20, 2013
Notions & Notations of a Novice Cook: Making Matcha Ice Cream

Hope to make this along with nutella fudge-cicles! @talesofg 

peegaw:

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When you’re trying to make ice cream without the aid of an ice cream maker, there are typically two ways to go about it. One is the relatively simple no-churn method, where you take a can of condensed milk and add your preferred flavorings into it, then folding it into some whipped heavy…

September 2, 2013
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"5 Alkalizing Foods To Eat Every Day" Another awesome reason to load up on these yummy fruit and veggies! Totally need this for my heart burn.

August 23, 2013
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"Why Are There So Many Ip Man Films? : Code Switch : NPR"

August 17, 2013
Filipinas Leave Children Behind To Care For American Kids

Thousands of Filipinas work as nannies for U.S. families, leaving their own children back home.

June 12, 2013

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June 8, 2013
2013yearoflettering:

Day 152: Though she be but little, she is fierce. -William Shakespeare.

Story of my life.

2013yearoflettering:

Day 152: Though she be but little, she is fierce. -William Shakespeare.

Story of my life.

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May 16, 2013
Six Tips for Thriving in Transition - intervarsity.org

May 8, 2013
Why I Buy Secondhand [feedly]

I’ve received a wide range of responses when I tell people I shop at thrift stores. They’re not just a place to dump your unwanted stuff, but they provide jobs and benefit the local community as well. I wish there is a clear solution to the isssue of overseas sweatshops, but I can at least make a small impact in my community on a local scale.

February 5, 2013
America's Test Kitchen: The Ultimate Field Guide to Dim Sum: Ah, Dim Sum: the traditional,...

americastestkitchen:

The Ultimate Field Guide to Dim Sum: Ah, Dim Sum: the traditional, dumpling-studded Chinese feast that tastes as delicious as it looks. Ordering, however, can be a bit intimidating: Plates and plates of food wheeled around by waiters who speak only Chinese (if you go to the right spots) are…

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January 18, 2013
Breathtaking Photos of Morning Light Filtering Through The Mountaintops

imageIncredibly…beautifully…breathtaking. 

January 2, 2013
Just finished a made-to-order scarf. Got too excited to send it off so I forgot to take a pic, sorry! I’ll be making another one that is similar so I’ll post that later. Now off to the post office!

Just finished a made-to-order scarf. Got too excited to send it off so I forgot to take a pic, sorry! I’ll be making another one that is similar so I’ll post that later. Now off to the post office!

December 7, 2012

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