Monthly Archives: October 2010


Homemade Halloween Costumes| 21 Last Minute Halloween Costumes

Halloween weekend is here! Are you scrambling around looking for last minute ideas for homemade Halloween costumes? The students where I teach gave me some Halloween costume ideas to share with you. Hopefully you'll find a last minute Halloween costume idea from this list of homemade Halloween costumes for your [...]

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Halloween Costume Ideas for Teens and Adults [Easy Put-Togethers]

Halloween Costumes Ideas for Teens and Adults - Easy Put-Togethers. I can't believe Halloween is only a couple of weeks away! I don't have a clue what Halloween costume I'll be wearing! I'll need to come up with some Halloween costume ideas now! It seems I always wait until the [...]

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Wedding Gift Ideas | Personalized Wedding, Shower, and Bridal Party Gifts

PERSONALIZED WEDDING GIFT IDEAS Bridal Shower Gift Ideas and Wedding Gift Ideas wedding invitation keepsakes, wedding photo frames, gifts for parents of the bride and groom (grandma, too), and members of the bridal party PERSONALIZED WEDDING GIFT PHOTO FRAMES Mr. and Mrs. Wedding Glass Picture Frame 1 Mr. and Mrs. [...]

Children’s Halloween Pumpkin Story [Original]

Children's Halloween Pumpkin Story was written for my grandchildren to share with them during a sleepover the week before the excitingly spooky Halloween holiday. It was a Halloween themed sleepover with a special giant Pumpkin cookie, pumpkin carving, Halloween movie, and, of course, the reading of Nana's original children's Halloween Pumpkin [...]

Inspirational Poem on Aging | My Lost Youth by Longfellow

As a senior in high school, like many seniors in high school today, I was asked for a quote to place under my senior yearbook photo. I had forgotten what I had written until tonight when I read the inspirational poem, My Lost Youth, by Henry Wordsworth Longfellow. Inspirational [...]

Christmas Tree | Give a Christmas Tree | Order Online

Summer is past, fall is here, and winter will soon be approaching. The stores are filling their shelves with Christmas decorations alongside Halloween and Thanksgiving decorations in anticipation of the upcoming holiday seasons. This year more and more shoppers are using the Internet to shop in the convenience of their [...]

Alliteration Example | Spring and Fall by Hopkins

Alliteration example in the poem, Spring and Fall, adds emphasis to the message to Margaret. Alliteration is often used with the purpose of bringing attention to important points in the poem by slowing the rhythm. Alliteration Example, Spring and Fall The following poem, Spring and Fall by Gerard Manly Hopkins, [...]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month | Donate with a Purchase

In 2006, 191,410 women were diagnosed with breast cancer, and 40,820 women died, according to the latest statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But, because of the strides made in breast cancer research funded through donations by corporations and individuals, women are living longer than ever after [...]