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Thursday, April 2, 2020

Happening TODAY at 1:00 our time (it says noon, but that’s central time, an hour behind us),  POLAR BEAR LIVE CHAT! Explore.org has many other cool things to check out too, I could spend all day on their site, but … Continue reading

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Happy April 1st! Granted, it is possible that this year, no one feels much like playing pranks (or maybe it is just that since we are all together none of us can get away after the prank) but let’s take … Continue reading

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Calling all scientists (that’s you!) – Yes, it is true we are all under “stay home” guidelines – BUT – that does not mean you can’t still be doing science!  You all know Atlas Obscura as the source for our … Continue reading

Monday, March 30, 2020

Well!  Who knew when I chose out Word of the Week, back 3 weeks ago, how appropriate “sodden” would be to today? In honor of this gloomy, rainy day (or, as I like to think of it, perfect curl up … Continue reading

Weekend Post

My dog Tug is totally a-ok with this whole “everyone stay home” thing. Here he is practicing his Olympic level snuggle technique. The rest of us are getting a bit jittery. I’m curing my jitters with solo walks (dogs don’t … Continue reading

Friday, March 27, 2020

Scholars, the Maine Student Book Award vote is coming up next week, so all of you who submitted, stay tuned for details and the rest, stay tuned to hear the results! Maybe even use this time to catch up on … Continue reading

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Out walking the trails (many, many feet from any other human – couldn’t even see another person), my dog Ankaa and I came across three different types of conifer. All three have similar things about them, but all three are … Continue reading

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Happy Wednesday everyone! One thing I know about all of you is that you are fantastic, and creative, writers. So, today, I have a special writing challenge. It’s a take-off of a popular game for writers – ok, it’s actually … Continue reading

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  Smithsonian Presents this amazing list of things to do all this week including Spanish lessons, space reports, dance parties and much more!  Check it out. Continue reading

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Well, they were not kidding! We really did get snow! How much snow fell at your house? Is it light and fluffy? Heavy and wet? What else do you observe about this particular snowfall? What type of snow would you … Continue reading