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Caterpickles goes to the library: “How can you tell the difference between a raven and a crow?”

Last Monday while The Ten-Year-Old and I were walking to school, we passed a black bird standing in the middle of the road. “Look at that crow,” I said. “Or raven. Whatever. Look at that very large black bird sitting … Continue reading

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It’s the Sound Stupid, and Other News of the Week

Just a quick set of links this morning as The Four-Year-Old is headed to the kitchen to begin her morning science experiment with or without me. So far she’s collected some sugar and salt. Personally I’m hoping she’ll add a … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Burgess Bird Book for Children

The Burgess Bird Book for Children By Thornton W. Burgess Illustrated by Louis Agassiz Fuertes Little, Brown and Company, 1919 Age Range: All Ages My favorite book as a child was without a doubt the Burgess Bird Book for Children. … Continue reading

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