Posts Tagged ‘ IFTTT

Photo of the Day: Someone is snuggling in with us for our evening movie viewing

Percy's first snuggle! One of my cats, pictured above, is reasonably cuddly, but he never seems to snuggle in with us in bed, unlike our other cat, Ned. So it was extremely surprising that he leaped up onto the bed and snuggled in for a long winter's nap tonight, as if he'd done this every day. Photographic evidence, where a picture really is worth a thousand words... most of those being Continue Reading...

Photo of the Day: Percy is the sleepy, bookish gentleman snoozing next to me as I read on this lazy Sunday. #catsofinstagram

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Photo of the Day: Wizarding powers, engage! #NaNoWriMo

(via Instagram http://ift.tt/1S5lJjC) P.S. Aren't female wizards actually... witches? I realize that "NaNoWriMo Witch" doesn't have quite the same ring to it as "NaNoWriMo Wizard," but just being factually accurate Continue Reading...

Watch this! How To Tell A Story — Chimamanda Adichie

https://youtu.be/D9Ihs241zeg A great TED Talk from Chimamanda Adichie called "How to Tell A Story," on the dangers of perpetuating a single story about an entire nation or race of people. (Hat tip to The Daily Continue Reading...

Watch this! The Party — (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding

http://youtu.be/OczMdDxxlRM I was thinking about the lyrics to this song the other day, in relation to the terrorist attacks in Paris. It's a song that lots of bands have covered, but I'm still rather partial to this version by The Party - a group I liked back when I was a teenager and doodled peace signs on my notebooks. Give it a listen and see what you think. It might be a bit cheesy, Continue Reading...