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blacklilackitty · 2W ago

Brief Timeline of Printing 1970-2011

This is a continuation of the Brief Timeline that began on January 26, 2018, that continued on February 2, 2018, and this is the last blog on the timeline of printing. 1970: Water-based ink ...
blacklilackitty · 2W ago

Ancient Wisdom

Yesterday was my birthday.  I don’t feel old.  I have Ancient Wisdom! Our son turned 39 last month if that gives you any indication of how old I am. I work with college students.  They are 1...
blacklilackitty · 3W ago

Brief Timeline of Printing 1816-1969

The timeline of printing continues from Friday, January 26, 2018, post. 1816: Sans-serif type introduced. 1819: Rotary printing press invented. 1829: Embossed printing invented by Louis Brai...
blacklilackitty · 4W ago

Brief Timeline of Printing from 618-1800

Today when we want to print something, we usually create a document on our laptop computer, save it, and send it to the printer, and out spits a sheet of paper with the words we typed on the...
blacklilackitty · 1M ago

Chaos – Can’t Have Anyone Over Syndrome

Is your life in chaos where you can’t have anyone over to your house? There are times when I look around my home and see clutter.  At times I get motivated and clean like a mad woman.  Other...
blacklilackitty · 1M ago

Happy New Year

I did not make any New Years resolutions this year.  The reason is that in the past I have not always followed through with the resolutions.  So, this year I will not beat myself up when I f...
blacklilackitty · 2M ago

An unexpected surprise

Has someone ever said to you, “I have bad news and I have good news?” When this happens to me, I always say “give me the bad news first so I can end on the good news.” This happened to … Con...
blacklilackitty · 2M ago

That Mouse Can Fly

That Mouse Can Fly Author: Kim Holley Publisher: Rowe Publishing Publication Date: 30 June 2017 (ages 5 and up) Genre: Children’s Illustrated/Imagination Price: Paperback: $14.00 Available a...
blacklilackitty · 2M ago

Holiday Book Gift Guide

A while back I put out a call to authors to be included in a Holiday Book Gift Guide that I was creating. WOW! What a turn out. I really did not expect too many to participate, but am so … C...
blacklilackitty · 3M ago

Housing Your Pet During the Holidays

Source: Dr. Susan Nelson, 785-532-5690, snelson@vet.k-state.edu K-STATE VETERINARIAN SAYS WHEN FINDING ALTERNATIVE HOUSING FOR YOUR PET DURING THE HOLIDAYS, THERE ARE SEVERAL WAYS TO REDUCE ...