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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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Dandelion Hunting (Part 3)

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Dandelion Hunting (Part 3)

"Dandelions" by mononenville is licensed under Creative Commons (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0) Animal FunSome birds glow under a black light.  I really don't see how you could need to know more before you go read the article (except maybe to know that there are pictures, too). Also, National Geographic has an online library of animal facts and photos that is very, very easy to get lost in.   Something to cook this weekend For the sandwich lover: because it's a rare sandwich not improved by melted cheese, we have a drool-worthy panini. If you've never made your own pasta before, here's an...

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Dandelion Hunting (Part 2)

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Dandelion Hunting (Part 2)

"Spring Flowers and Foliage 21a" by Tundra Ice is licensed under Creative Commons ( CC BY-NC-SA 2.0) Something creative Build your own city: Foster + Partners, an architecture firm, has released downloadable templates for kids (and grown ups!) to color & fold to make their own city! See some examples in this article from deMilked. On a similar note, people are drawing maps of their neighborhoods - and there's no reason to stop at real neighborhoods, either. If you're not looking to draw, maybe some photography would be fun (who doesn't think National Geographic does cool photos?). Something to listen to that's...

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Going Dandelion Hunting (Part 1)

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Going Dandelion Hunting (Part 1)

Dandelion Hunting, Part 1: something to listen to, something to look at, and something to laugh about.

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