Hidden Pictures Book Club Discussion

Alright, as I write this, it's only the last day of May, but I am going to go ahead and call it--surprise book of the year here! Hidden Pictures by Jason Rekulak wowed me for two reasons: it was a thriller I delighted in AND devoured in ONE DAY. I am not a thriller gal. Though I read a few each year, they aren't typically books I get lost in. Yet after being so wholly burnt by the season of elementary school May, I crashed this past Memorial Day weekend...hard. I vehemently proclaimed my "need to read this book for ...

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Reasons To Pack Up And Move To Brisbane

After being stuck in your home country for more than two years during the pandemic, like so many of us, you might be considering a change of scenery and are looking to head to greener pastures. A move to Brisbane might be the perfect fit for your family!With Australian borders finally being open to nationals and tourists alike, Queensland has become a favorite destination for the whole world again, specifically Brisbane. About Brisbane Brisbane is the capital of Queensland, and with over 2 million citizens, the most populated city of Australia’s sunshine state. Here are some reasons why you should consider a move to ...

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How to Prepare a Home Emergency Plan

Our home is our secure place to rest, relax, and enjoy one-on-one time with our family. However, unfortunately, as much as we may wish they didn't - disasters happen.To keep everybody safe, you want to establish a plan that the entire family is aware of. When everyone is on the same page, you can reduce the risk of hazards immensely.In this article, we will discuss how you can prepare a home emergency plan.Want to learn more? Then let's get started.Invest in the right equipment.Before you start to create an emergency plan, you want to ensure that you have the right ...

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Become more organized in four easy steps

Are you one of those people who craves organization in your life but struggles to achieve it? Small steps can really help – and here are # easy ones to help you reach your goals.Display your diaryWe do not advocate writing your deepest and darkest feelings publicly, unless you want to, but displaying your diary can be handy – of course, we mean the commitments you have. So, if you have a dental appointment on Wednesday at 2pm, put it on the wall. Ideally, you will have a weekly or monthly planner or calendar on the wall. This must be ...

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Sea of Tranquility Book Club Discussion

Thank you to Carrie for bringing this month's Sea of Tranquility book club discussion! I am so excited about this book!Usually I can grasp right off the top of my head the topics I’d like to discuss in my book reviews. One can look at the genre, the characters, the place, and come up with a fairly easy jumping-off point--where you want to start and what you want to cover. Of course, a lot of novels are fairly straightforward.But Sea of Tranquility? So, so, so many thoughts. Too many thoughts. And chaotic at that. Let’s just say I finished the ...

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