Tag Archives: Culture

The Face on Your Currency

I think we as women need to take responsibility for how we are perceived. Continue reading

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Schoolish Thoughts: Accounting for the Arts

We’re running dangerously low on English majors and art historians. Continue reading

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Fearless Eyes

Happy birthday, Margaret. Continue reading

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Houston’s Secret Success

Houston’s bidding for Super Bowl LI, so I thought I’d help make the case. Continue reading

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Who’s Driving These Search Engines?

You never know where a search engine will take you… Continue reading

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Schoolish Thoughts: On Vocabulary or, eh…whatev…

We need to read. We need to see words. New words. Daily. Continue reading

Posted in Books, Culture, Education, Homeschooling, hymns, Literature, metaphors, Poetry, pop culture, Reading, Schoolish Thoughts, Shakespeare, Spiritual Growth, Technology, teenagers, Twitter, Words, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Multicultural Eating

Houston is an eater’s dream. As an eater, this appeals to me. I am within twenty minutes of any sort of cuisine my little taste buds desire: Mexican, Tex-Mex, Vietnamese, Italian, French, Japanese, Thai, German, Soul, Indian, English, African, Greek, … Continue reading

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Sixteen Ounces

I wonder when they realized, “We’ve really gotta step in here.” Continue reading

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On Separation of Church and State, Gay Marriage, and Ill Eagles

It is not the business of government to place every human behavior into the category of legal and illegal… Continue reading

Posted in America, baptist, Biblical interpretation, Christianity, Controversy, current events, Freedom, Gay Marriage, politics, President Obama, religion, Separation | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

The Floral Department

Beauty on display, but the view is not so nice up close… Continue reading

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