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Starting the New Year

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Starting the New Year

"Dandelions" by mononenville is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0 Between the ongoing pandemic and the blatant white supremacists, it's been a year already, so we're starting off with a round of Dandelion Hunting.   If you need to take a moment:Here's a whole list of self care ideas. They range from taking yourself and/or your houseplants on a field trip to a sunny window and letting yourself sit with them in the light, to reacquainting yourself with a hobby for fun, especially if you do something like it for work now. (That second is one I've been doing - there's...

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Dandelion Hunting - Election Edition

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Dandelion Hunting - Election Edition

It's an intense day for a lot of us - election day in the US - and I thought we could use a Dandelion Hunting refresher.

There is work we can do to make our world better, no matter who wins today's elections.  But today does demand a lot.

So here are few Ten Thousand Dandelions-recommended refuges, for when you need a moment.

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Black Lives Matter. Representation Matters. Part 2

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Black Lives Matter. Representation Matters.  Part 2

Anti-racism work isn't work that should be done only if it can be done quickly, perfectly, or in front of an audience, but one of the ways it should be addressed is through representation.

People should be able to see themselves reflected in the representations of the world around them.

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Black Lives Matter. Representation Matters. Part 1

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Black Lives Matter.  Representation Matters.  Part 1

First, because this should always be clear.  Black Lives Matter.  ALL of them.

This shouldn't be a point for argument.  Black lives matter/ But -  That dialog shouldn't be happening.  If all lives matter, then the conversations should go Black lives matter/ Yes, they do.

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Wearing Silk in Summer

Wearing Silk in Summer

It's an intensely rainy weekend, and I'm still waiting for our lilacs to bloom, but summer has arrived at Ten Thousand Dandelions!  And we have some ideas for how to wear silk in summer.

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