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Tweet from Publishers Weekly (@PublishersWkly)

Publishers Weekly (@PublishersWkly) tweeted at 5:11 AM on Thu, May 09, 2013: Amazon Warehouse Workers Sue Over Security Checkpoint Waits http://t.co/tKyxMfRLne (https://twitter.com/PublishersWkly/status/332437707131330561) More fodder for my Amazon boycott fire.

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Product/Service Review: OverDrive Media Console Nook App (Released 9/27/2012)

I can probably retire the post I wrote several months ago.  The one that included a flowchart of how to transfer a library ebook from your computer to your Nook.  I received so many calls from fellow Nook owners about … Continue reading

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Nook Color Software Update 1.4.3 (Released Jun/Jul 2012)

I woke up to a green ‘n’ yesterday morning in my Notification alerts on my Nook Color. Even though I use my Nook Color daily, I had no idea another software update was coming down the pipe. The last update … Continue reading

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Not Feeling Any Nook Love

The day after Valentine’s Day, I received an e-mail from Barnes and Noble alerting me to the impending expiration of my B&N Membership and their exciting ‘new’ member benefits.  I clicked through the ‘ad’ and went directly to the Terms … Continue reading

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Service Review: Safe Harbor Pet Boarding & Daycare (Basehor, Kansas)

Roxy and Apollo visited a new home away from home last weekend. I planned the day trip to Abilene not knowing exactly when we would get home. Without having a large pet door installed at our house, I can’t leave … Continue reading

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Planes, No Trains, and Automobiles

Terry and I attended the local City Council meeting this past Thursday night.  We opted to attend in person first because agenda item number seven directly affected us (see my previous post on the ‘no parking’ sign installed and uninstalled … Continue reading

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Product Review: Nook Color Software Update 1.4.1 (Released for Manual Download and Install 12/12/2011)

About four hours ago, I received notice (several of them actually from various different venues and feeds) of the highly anticipated software update from Barnes & Noble for the Nook Color (specifically update 1.4.1).  When the Nook Tablet was announced … Continue reading

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Heads Up: No Parking Allowed in Bambi Court

I came home to a new sign on my court yesterday.  I had wondered why the back corner of a neighbor’s yard had spray paint and yellow flags stuck in it.  Now I know.  My husband had quite the adventure … Continue reading

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