Daily Archives: December 8, 2012

Sugarpaste Santa Tutorial

Bakin And Cabbage Blog gives a sugercraft tutorial…cool

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Day 224: Homemade Pizza

Originally posted on Kat's Weblog:
This was our pre-Thanksgiving meal. I put a lot of thought into what to serve the night before the big day. Reason being, I can’t cook something knowing there will be leftovers. I know…

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Christmas Cookies

Last night, lady Bex and I had our anual Christmas cookie baking date. We started the tradition last year when we accidentally drank too much prosecco and made an awesomely-impressive, impromptu gingerbread house. This year, we decided to be a…

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343. brown sugar cookies

Originally posted on make great:
Today is a birthday party for our dear little friend danny, and I offered to bring some cookies. I gave this recipe from Joy the Baker a whirl, subbing earth balance for the butter, and…

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Step In To Christmas

Originally posted on The Vanilla Duck:
On the first day of Christmas, my true love sent to me….. a Gingerbread House and a Cupcake Shaped Christmas Tree! Christmas time has finally arrived.  Time to get to baking all things festive! This year…

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So, you want to become a librarian/archivist: 2012 edition by Lisa

a career with books…read on ..good article

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Librarians – What I actually do

Originally posted on bluesyemre:
love this article I was a librarian for many years bluesyemre View original post

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TDs offered free iPads the day after the budget

Originally posted on The Irish Bull:
TDs were invited to apply for free iPads the day after the budget by Oireachtas authorities. An email sent to the 166 deputies on Thursday urged them to contact the Information Communications Technology unit…

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Make-Do-And-Mend (with traditional craftsmanship)

Originally posted on Oxfam Wilmslow:
Fancy going to a furniture auction, buying broken pieces for next to nothing and restoring them to beauty? Got a favourite hand-me-down chair that’s wonderfully comfortable but is deteriorating from shabby to kaput? We have…

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What’s Amazon’s End Game for Books?

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Politicians cut deal for €3million a year Oireachtas increase – weeks after slipping themselves a €14m bailout

Originally posted on The Irish Bull:
This weeks Budget massacre saw no decrease in the salaries of TDs, senators and ministers ‘serving’ the country – but … Dail deputies and senators have awarded themselves a €3m budget INCREASE for next…

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OverDrive’s Digital Bookmobile – Experience eBooks, audiobooks & more from the library

Originally posted on bluesyemre:
The Digital Bookmobile is a community outreach vehicle for public libraries to promote downloadable eBooks, audiobooks, music, and video. Developed inside a 74-foot, 18-wheel tractor-trailer, the nationally touring vehicle is a high-tech update of the traditional…

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