Kim Hamlin

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List of Recommended Children's Books

Here it is - an ever-evolving, ever-growing, Montessori/discovery-based education inspired book list.<p>What qualifies as a good children's book? It …

Evernote: A 0-to-60 MPH Guide

Evernote is many things to many people because it’s so powerful. But for the same reason, Evernote’s purpose is vague enough that it can be hard to get started with it. First, you have to figure out what it can do for you. Here’s a guide to how to think about Evernote, so you can get better at …

Talking to Family about Montessori

You are your child's guardian, their advocate. It is your duty to do the best by them, always. It doesn't change for us at Christmas or when family …

Happiness Is A Choice

<b>Three simple ways to create more happiness at work, at home and in life</b><p>Here’s the easiest quiz you’ll ever take:<p>“April showers bring May flowers” was coined by:<p>a) A grumpy old man named Bernie<p>b) An optimist who <b>chose</b> to view inclement weather as the source of rainbows and tulips rather than bad hair …

What Makes Us Happy As We Age?

In a recent piece for <i>The Atlantic</i>, pscyhologist Heidi Grant Halvorson reflected on the idea that at almost 40, she finds more happiness in a quiet …

What Obama’s Campaign Group Won’t Tell You About Obamacare

Newscom<p>Organizing for Action, President Obama’s campaign group, is out this morning with its first advertisement promoting Obamacare. The ad claims …

Watch the Most Unique Arrangement of How Great Thou Art ... Using Drums! Wow.

Maria Menounos has cared for her mom as she battles brain cancer. Then doctors found Maria had a brain tumor, too. But she says it...<p>After hearing …

Layering 20 Scenes to Create a Strong Romance Novel

Last week I probably overwhelmed you by showing you how to integrate the key romance scenes into your foundational ten scenes. This post is a long …

Creative Writing

Grants for Buying Home in Negev and Galilee May Be Cut

Minister for the Development of the Negev and Galilee Silvan Shalom sent a letter on Tuesday to Minister of Finance Yair Lapid asking him to preserve …

New Missile-Proof Protection Added to Israeli Planes

A new system will protect civilian aircraft from shoulder-fired missiles. Sinai terrorists a known threat.

Copyright Basics For Authors

<i>I’m honored to host attorney and debut novelist Maria Granovsky, who is here to share information about copyright pertinent to all authors and</i> …

Despite His Poor Play In Recent Majors, Tiger Woods Can Still Beat Jack Nicklaus's Record

Tiger Woods is the number one ranked golfer in the world. He is also the highest-paid athlete in the world, at $65 million a year. And yet, neither of those two things really matter to him.<p>As a boy, Woods famously had a poster of Jack Nicklaus in his room. It served as a reminder of his goal in his …

Hari Kunzru's Memory Palace creates a 'walk-in' graphic novel at the V&A

If all recorded knowledge and culture was wiped out by a great electrical storm, what kind of society might emerge from the post-literate ruins? If …

How to Keep up With Technology: The Good, The Bad And The Realistic

I always ask my kids, say, right before I tell them they have to clean their room, “Would you like the good news first or the bad news first?”<p>My …

Man Dies After His Head Is Impaled On Fence During Fight

<i>(Credit: (ThinkStock)</i><p><b>(STMW)</b> — A man was murdered Sunday night by someone who struck him in the head, causing him to become impaled on a wrought iron …