Author: Laura

Nov
20

Make awesome gifts with these 7 affordable diy projects

Holidays mean gifts! Over the years, the  presents that have meant the most to me have been handmade. Give the loved ones on your list awesome gifts from the heart. No matter what your skill level or interest, you can create meaningful gifts.   The books listed below cover a range of interests from baking […]

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Nov
17

Booklovers Podcast: Holiday Reading

Welcome to another episode of the Booklovers Podcast. Join us as Andrea, Amy and I talk about holiday books. Along with some shout outs to old favorites, we cover a variety of holiday books from essays to picture books. What’s your favorite holiday book? Holiday Books   Holidays on Ice. This is a collection of […]

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Nov
10

Booklovers Podcast: 9 Delicious Reads

Listen in as Mary and Andrea join me to talk about some tasty reads this episode. We prove that books are delicious as we cover fiction and nonfiction treats. Mysteries, memoirs and cupcakes – we discuss it all. If you’d like to use one of the library’s meeting rooms, check out the guidelines. Our Picks […]

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Nov
03

Booklovers Podcast: It Happened in the Library

Welcome to the Booklovers Podcast. Andrea and I are joined by Sam this episode. We’re talking about books about libraries. So dive in with us! The Camel Bookmobile by Masha Hamilton. Fiona Sweeney wants to do something that matters, and she chooses to make her mark in the arid bush of northeastern Kenya. By helping […]

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Oct
20

Booklovers Podcast: Stranger Things Readalikes

This episode, we discuss readalikes for the television series Stranger Things. Stranger Things has a bit of a horror-mystery feel with lots of 1980s nostalgia thrown into the mix. A group of kids tries to figure out what happened to their friend who’s gone missing under very mysterious circumstances. Andrea, Mary and I share our […]

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Oct
17

6 Crock Pot Cookbooks to Make Autumn Easy and Yummy

Autumn is the season of changing leaves, pumpkin spice, scarves and crock pots. The sun sets sooner and the evenings are cooler. So I’m ready to cook heartier foods like soups, stews, and chilis. I love the ease and convenience of using a crock pot. I toss the ingredients in it before I leave in […]

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Oct
13

Booklovers Podcast: Horror

This episode, Meghann and I discuss scary books of all sorts – one for kids, classics by Stephen King, a thriller. And one with man-eating hippos. Seriously. Hippos. With teeth. What’s your favorite horror book or author? Tell us in the comments below. Scary Stories 3: More Tales to Chill your Bones by Alvin Schwartz. […]

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Oct
10

Yoga At Your Library

28% of Americans have practiced yoga at some point during their lives. Ready to join them? We do that! We offer several easy options for you to explore yoga.  Try one or two and discover the benefits. After all, 80 million Americans will likely practice yoga during the next year. Yoga at your Library Yoga […]

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