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    Zac's Lilies, chapter 5, Lessons from my father, my teacher
    Author's Note: The poetry feature for chapter 5 will be ready by tomorrow, Thursday, the 29th of January.Through an enormous window in Suite 1900 of the Marshall Field Annex Building in which my father practiced dentistry for the first twenty...
  • Every snowman is made up of thousands of snowflakes!
    Inspired by snow: Arts and crafts
    Winter still has another month left in season and that means that opportunities abound for more snow. Although many people have tired of the cold and icy weather, snow can and does produce a unique beauty to landscapes. Hence, although snow can be...
  • Snowflakes have promoted decorative designs.
    Facts about snowflakes
    As the snow falls outside it is often hard to distinguish one snowflake from another. Yet each and every snowflake is unique. Similar to how every human being is slightly different from all others, snowflakes are all slightly different shapes and...
  • Snow Day
    Free snow day snowflakes lesson plans
    The words, “Snow Day” are often unfamiliar to many area homeschoolers. Since getting to school doesn’t involve clear roads; in a homeschooling household, it’s typically just another day to learn.Why not experience the best...
  • Window cling snow flakes
    DIY window cling snowflakes
    Winter is upon us and it's getting to that time where the kids aren't going to spend as much time outside playing, and will nee something to entertain them inside. These DIY window clings are simple and not super messy. As a bonus, you can...
  • Street Snowflake
    In Chicago snowflakes remain suspended
    Snowflakes are natural, wonderful works of art. Their complex designs (Scientists say that no two snowflakes are alike.) show the myriad forms that solid water can produce. This winter, snowflakes have fallen several times, but some snowflakes...
  • Individual uniqueness: From snowflakes to students
    Contribute to Connecticut: Hope for Newtown after massacre
    The tragedy that has struck our nation in Newtown, CT continues to weigh on the hearts of young and old. As a result, parents now experience fear of the unknown that comes with taking their children to school. Teachers feel an increased sense of...
  • Children's Christmas crafts: Wrapping paper decorations
    Children's Christmas crafts: Wrapping paper decorations
    Christmastime is here. Bangor area parents are wrapping gifts for their children and other loved ones. Parents throw away many scraps of wrapping paper every year. The leftover paper can be recycled and given to children to make handmade crafts....
  • 100 Snowflakes to crochet
    Snowflakes to decorate with (Video)
    Snowflakes are lacey, symmetrical and intricate hexagonal designs. Made from frozen water and no two alike, helps to create a winter wonderland. Too soon they melt and with it goes the beauty of the season. "100 Snowflakes to crochet" by...
  • Electron microscopic view of a snowflake
    A fascinating look at snowflakes
    Every once in a while a fascinating (at least to me) story about some aspect of meteorology appears. Today, I saw this article concerning the different shapes and sizes of snowflakes. The picture is the view of a snowflake through an electron...
  • Quotes about snow
    Quotes about snow
    When it’s coming down, light and fluffy, people love it. When it’s worn out its welcome, dark and slushy, people are ready for it to just go away. These quotes are about snow--a fixture of winter in many places that can give us warm...
  • Snowflake
    Simple snowflakes
    Have you always wondered why your paper snowflakes always look so awkward, and square, not at all like your neighbor who has perfect-looking fancy snowflakes? It’s very possible your neighbor bought theirs, but you can make fancy snowflakes...
  • Snowflake
    How to Make Paper Snowflakes
    This step by step guide willhelp you make paper snowflakes. All you will need for this is paper and scissors. First, begin with a square piece of copy paper. Cut the paper in half, and then make a square from each half. Fold the square of paper...
  • Snowflake!
    Snowflakes for Fort Collins
    Monday morning, November 7, 2011, may bring more snow to residents of Fort Collins with increasing chances of precipitation as we move into the afternoon and evening hours. There is a 30% chance of snow in the daytime and 60% in the evening, which...
  • William A. Bentley snowflake photomicrograph
    Videos: Snow, heat, big cats, little cats and the beauty of twilight
    If this winter is making you feel that you've seen enough snow to last a lifetime, consider Wilson A. Bentley. He spent nearly his entire lifetime looking at snow -- through the lens of a camera attached to a microscope. Photographing a single...
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