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DIY Removing Furniture Marks in Carpet


I moved a few weeks ago. After the movers took my furniture, I was left with dozens of furniture marks in the carpet. I used an old toothbrush and rubbed against the grain of the pressed down carpeting. With a … Continue reading

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Book Sculpture : Lips


I found this image on Tumblr. It’s a book, cut and folded and then painted to resemble lips. I think it’s really cute. It would make a nice prop to be used in a library display in February or any … Continue reading

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Cleaning Cat Hair


This is a illustration showing how I cleaned the cat hair off my rug. I used a simple squeegee and a lot of effort to scrape the hair out of it. The first picture shows how much hair I got … Continue reading

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Beneath the Surface


The 2013 summer reading program theme for teens is “Beneath the Surface”. The CSLP has a bibliography of titles that apply to this theme. It’s fascinating, and a bit overwhelming, to consider what topics are covered by this theme. For … Continue reading

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Home Is Where My Books Are


Via Flipping Through the Pages. This is so true. Especially right now. I’ve been laid off from my job due to budget cuts. I’m preparing to move back home, and packing up my stuff is monumental. Luckily, I own a … Continue reading

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Books as People? As Art.


I really like the following image because it has to do with books. Also, it reminds me of the optical illusions popularized by Giuseppe Arcimboldo, Renaissance painter and party planner for emperors. Like the image below, he created portraits of … Continue reading

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