Any book lover can tell you: diving into a great novel is an immersive experience that can make your brain come alive with imagery and emotions and even turn on your senses. It sounds romantic, but there's real, hard evidence that supports these things happening to your brain when you read books.

Any book lover can tell you: diving into a great novel is an immersive experience that can make your brain come alive with imagery and emotions and even turn on your senses. It sounds romantic, but there's real, hard evidence that supports these things happening to your brain when you read books.

Family Origins - Each figure is a map of where the person was born

Family Origins - Each figure is a map of where the person was born

Egg Art - This little booklet produced by the American Folklife Center in 1982 is long out of print, yet still very much in demand. It gives a brief description of European egg decorating traditions and explains the techniques for producing elaborate designs. Color cover photo with black and white photos inside.  [PDF, 15 pages, 2480kb.]

Egg Art - This little booklet produced by the American Folklife Center in 1982 is long out of print, yet still very much in demand. It gives a brief description of European egg decorating traditions and explains the techniques for producing elaborate designs. Color cover photo with black and white photos inside. [PDF, 15 pages, 2480kb.]

put the newspaper over the dirt 3-4 pages thick and then covered it with mulch. The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead.  It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.

put the newspaper over the dirt 3-4 pages thick and then covered it with mulch. The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead. It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.

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