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Slee

My children are my vocation. I'm a serial volunteer, SAHM, lactivist, intactivist, and a bit of an eco-freak. I have a penchant for research and a taste for snarkihood.
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The Thirteenth Tale, by Diane Setterfield: a Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield My rating: 5 of 5 stars In brief, I thoroughly enjoyed this book. This was the first book that grabbed my attention ... Read on »
The Dark Unwinding, by Sharon Cameron: a Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting The Dark Unwinding by Sharon CameronMy rating: 3 of 5 starsThe Dark Unwinding by Sharon Cameron, ultimately, confused me. Not the plot, it was all set up well and easy enou ... Read on »
The Dark Unwinding, by Sharon Cameron: a Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting The Dark Unwinding by Sharon Cameron My rating: 3 of 5 stars The Dark Unwinding by Sharon Cameron, ultimately, confused me. Not the plot, it was all set up w ... Read on »
Shine, Shine, Shine - by Lydia Netzer: a Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Shine Shine Shine by Lydia NetzerMy rating: 5 of 5 starsIn a tale of fragility and strength, isolation and interconnectedness, Shine,Shine,Shine identifies a thousand littl ... Read on »
Shine, Shine, Shine - by Lydia Netzer: a Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Shine Shine Shine by Lydia Netzer My rating: 5 of 5 stars In a tale of fragility and strength, isolation and interconnectedness, Shine,Shine,Shine identifies ... Read on »
Swatches! by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting There are few days when the mail excites me more than when I have swatches coming in from Spoonflower. This day is no different. I couldn't be happier with the way the gray ... Read on »
Swatches! by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting There are few days when the mail excites me more than when I have swatches coming in from Spoonflower. This day is no different. I couldn't be happier with the way th ... Read on »
City Planning and Collective Health by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Dear Municipalities and City Planners Everywhere, As you, no doubt, are aware, the American Medical Association has recently decided to classify obesity, a condition which ... Read on »
The Night Circus, by Erin Morgenstern: a Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting The Night Circus by Erin MorgensternMy rating: 4 of 5 starsA bedtime story of the best kind, The Night Circus transport the reader into myriad points in time and space conn ... Read on »
The Night Circus, by Erin Morgenstern: a Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Dear Municipalities and City Planners Everywhere, As you, no doubt, are aware, the American Medical Association has recently decided to classify obesity, a conditio ... Read on »
How Do Your Roses Grow by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting In the early spring, while at the grocery store, I happened upon a bin chock full of bare roots roses. After months of ogling the beauties available through online retailers ... Read on »
How Do Your Roses Grow by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting In the early spring, while at the grocery store, I happened upon a bin chock full of bare roots roses. After months of ogling the beauties available through online re ... Read on »
Freedom From: The Failure of Majority Thinking by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting This morning, reading about Rick Perry's comments from yesterday regarding the Texas legislature's so called "Merry Christmas Bill" hit a nerve with me. To be specific, he ... Read on »
Mini Farming: Self-Sufficiency on 1/4 Acre by Brett L. Markham - A Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Mini Farming: Self-Sufficiency on 1/4 Acre by Brett L. MarkhamMy rating: 3 of 5 starsThere are many parts of this book that I feel needed to go into greater depth, but at o ... Read on »
Mini Farming: Self-Sufficiency on 1/4 Acre by Brett L. Markham - A Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting This morning, reading about Rick Perry's comments from yesterday regarding the Texas legislature's so called "Merry Christmas Bill" hit a nerve with me. To be specific ... Read on »
The Floating Islands, by Rachel Neumeir: A Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting The Floating Islands by Rachel NeumeierMy rating: 4 of 5 starsFamiliar but resonant themes coupled with a detailed and fantastic world filled with magery, adventure, war, a ... Read on »
The Floating Islands, by Rachel Neumeir: A Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting The Floating Islands by Rachel Neumeier My rating: 4 of 5 stars Familiar but resonant themes coupled with a detailed and fantastic world filled with magery, ... Read on »
In the Shadow of Blackbirds, by Cat Winters: a Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters My rating: 5 of 5 stars When Cat Winters was a young girl, she watched an episode of Ripley's Believe it or Not which featured th ... Read on »
In the Shadow of Blackbirds, by Cat Winters: a Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters My rating: 5 of 5 stars When Cat Winters was a young girl, she watched an episode of Ripley's Believe it or Not whic ... Read on »
The Historian, by Elizabeth Kostova: A Review by Slee Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting The Historian by Elizabeth KostovaMy rating: 5 of 5 starsI loved this book. I loved the complexity of the characters, like they could be real people with real dirt under th ... Read on »