Why I love the library

Why I love the library

There are fewer places that put me more at ease than the library. Walking around among all those words, all those books that have been read by many, feels like a community. But at the same time, it's also one of the quietest places to be. A great place to clear your mind — a [...]

Book sales, mini book review of ‘Cat Stories’

Book sales, mini book review of ‘Cat Stories’

A few times a year, Humane Society Calumet Area, where I volunteer, hosts a book sale. Last week was the third time I worked for the resale, and each time I couldn't help but pick up some books myself, since they are such a great deal and the money goes to a great cause. The sale [...]

How to survive the winter

It's that time of year again. The sun disappears, temperatures are often subzero and the ground is constantly covered and recovered with the white fluffy stuff. Winter is here, and unless you are a very warm blooded pro-skier, or live in the sunshine state, you'll probably spend a lot of time indoors. Wondering what to [...]