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One of the Very Best Authors: Robert Cormier

Robert Cormier “The Rag and Bone Shop” is among the books written by Robert Cormier. It is a fictional book written for 7th grade readers and was Mr. Cormier’s final book published after his death. Robert Cormier is famous for writing novels for young adults. Mr. Cormier’s work is controversial; however, because many believe the Read More

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The Best Plants for a Southwest Garden

Gardening is Easier When You Have the Right Plants Gardening in Las Vegas can be difficult because of the heat. There are certain plants that I have found, over the years and through trial and error, grow well in Las Vegas. Las Vegas is considered Zone 9 for cold-hardiness. I will discuss the Cold-hardiness Zone Read More

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7 Updates to the Amazon Prime Membership That Will Make You Join!

Amazon has everything and everyone’s heard of Amazon. What you may not know is that Amazon has a “Prime Membership” that can save you hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars. Last year, I saved over $100 on shipping costs on 15 shopping trips. Over the past year, 2016, Amazon made several updates to the Prime Read More

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See more than just the Strip in Las Vegas … go to Red Rock Canyon Scenic Loop Drive

On February 26, 2017, my teenage daughter and I drove to Red Rock Canyon to go hiking. We should have set out earlier because by the time we headed back to the car, it was freezing as the desert gets very cold as the sun begins to set. As you probably guessed from my other Read More