Word Up, Nerd Up

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On the Road: Agatha Christie Festival, Torquay, Devonshire,UK

Today’s post is being brough to you from the beautiful surroundings of…  ….(sigh)…my living room.  While my body is stuck in Texas, my mind and spirit are taking in The Agatha Christie Festival held this week on the English Riviera. I am most looking forward to…. How about next year?

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on the road- Recycled Books, Denton, Texas

We celebrated my brother’s birthday this weekend with a trip to an amazing used book store.  Sad to say, it is located a solid hour in the opposite direction of every other place we go, thus our visits are few and far between.  It looks like we will be changing that and making Recycled Books […]

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14 points?

Scrabble® is a blood sport in my family.  From the age of 8, children are expected to play no holds barred Scrabble®- no hints, no mercy.  As a result, by the age of about 10, children in our family can take on just about anyone in Scrabble® and, if not win, give them a real […]

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