Picture Books for Christmas that Make Your Heart Sing

Looking for Christmas book gifts that aren’t necessarily festive-themed? Want beautiful stories of the heart that are perfect to share at a time of love, hope and togetherness? Here’s a little mix of brand new picture books that make your heart sing just as much as carollers on your doorstep. Marvin and Marigold: A Stormy … Continue reading Picture Books for Christmas that Make Your Heart Sing The post Picture Books for Christmas that Make Your Heart Sing appeared first on The Boomerang Books ...
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Daily Deal: 10% OFF Vedder Prodraw, Magdraw Single & Double, Paddle Holsters

Vedder MagDraw Paddle Magazine Holster 10% Off USA – -(Ammoland.com)- We have gone through a lot of gun holsters. We have boxes of them, but the Vedder brand is one that continues to get regular use in our EDC routine. Our friends at Vedder Holsters have an exclusive coupon code (in bold below) for AmmoLand News readers that gets you 10% OFF all their all-new Vedder paddle holsters including the Prodraw, Magdraw Single & Magdraw Double models.These super soft holsters are perfect for carrying...
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New Kobo Database Feature

So... does this make any particular difference that I ought to know about before I add books again?
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Converting from PDF

I'm given a PDF to turn into EPUB. Usual problem. Nice clean text transfer. But extra paragraph markers appear. The laborious job of checking against the original and removing the spurious ones starts. But I can export to docx. The correct paragraph indents survive! How do I tell a conversion process that THESE are the paragraphs I want, ignore those excess paragraph marks? https://imgur.com/a/dHa4HoM
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High Crimes and Misdemeanors

Art by A.F. Branco High Crimes and Misdemeanors USA –-(Ammoland.com)- High Crimes and Misdemeanors.In spite of all the investigations, There is still no evidence of any Trump-Russia collusion, but with a new Democrat Congress, there’s no limit to what they’ll investigate to obstruct a duly elected President.Did you enjoy this cartoon?Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil ri...
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Smith & Wesson Model 629 .44 Magnum Double Action Revolver – Review

Smith & Wesson Model 629 .44 Magnum GRAND RAPIDS, MI USA -(Ammoland.com)- When it comes to .44 Magnum, the first gun that most people imagine is the Smith & Wesson Model 29, of course in the hands of Dirty Harry himself. The revolver is a huge part of American pop culture and is instantly recognizable, even to people who aren’t into guns. Today we are going to be taking a look at one of the modern variants of the old Model 29, the new Model 629 in stainless steel. Smith & Wesson Model 629 .44 ...
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As Media Adds to ‘Bump Stock’ Confusion, Attorney Asks Fundamental Question

Did the “bump stock” ban memo go out as reported and who signed off on the rule? Acting AG Whitaker? And what happens to rules he signs if the Democrat lawsuit disqualifies him as ineligible for that position? U.S.A. –(Ammoland.com)- “KSTP has obtained a federal memo detailing the new ban on bump stocks, promised by President Donald Trump,” the Minneapolis ABC affiliate reported last Tuesday. “The memo, circulated by the Department of Justice, is being sent to law enforcement agencies and gun ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Minneapolis, Loretta Lynch, Abc, Senate, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump, Doj, Federal Register, Trump, Whitaker, KSTP, ATF, Jeff Sessions, David Codrea

Something of His Art - Walking to Lubeck with J.S.Bach ~ Horatio Clare

'Perhaps every long distance walk is a pilgrimage, whether the walker is a believer or not. The reconnection with ourselves through immersion in the world is inevitably therapeutic.' I'm not going to make the overdone wisecrack about buses, you know, waiting for hours and then three come along together, so forget I said that. Just know that having read two books by Horatio Clare in quick succession I'd be quite pleased if a third would hove into view around the bend.  Firstly The Light in ...
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Mailbox Monday

Welcome back to another Mailbox Monday post! My mailbox has been full of packages this past week, but most of them were gifts arriving. I did manage to snag five books, though. COUNTING ON A COUNTESS by Eva Leigh came from Avon books FROM DUKE TILL DAWN by Eva Leigh came from Avon books DARE TO LOVE A DUKE by Eva Leigh came from Avon books VIRGINIA WOOLF IN MANHATTAN by Maggie Gee came from Meryl Moss Media TINY T. REX AND THE IMPOSSIBLE HUG by Jonathan Stutzman came from Chronicle Books...
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Effective Immediately: ATF To Discontinue Accessory Classifications

In an email announcement sent to ATF mailing list subscribers, the Firearms Technology Industry Services Branch (FTISB) stated that they will no longer accept any accessory for determination without a being installed on a corresponding host weapon. In the past, manufacturers could submit firearm accessories to the FTISB for a classification under the Gun Control […] Read More … The post Effective Immediately: ATF To Discontinue Accessory Classifications appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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TFB’s 12 Days Of Christmas: Lights, Lasers, Night Vision

Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah and Season’s Greetings dear TFB readers, and welcome back to our third annual holiday gift giving guide. Honestly, I’m the last person who would insist our articles be politically correct, but I absolutely believe in being inclusive to all segments of the shooting community. So while this is the first day of […] Read More … The post TFB’s 12 Days Of Christmas: Lights, Lasers, Night Vision appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Attractive Semi Flush Mount Fixtures

Operation New Office is underway! I have a new design space I rented and it includes a separate room where I’m setting up my new office! Having a separate workspace outside the house feels really good and I’ve discovered helps me be more productive because there is far less distraction. I’ll be blogging in the coming weeks on how that space is developing and I’m hoping to have it complete by the end of the month so 2019 will truly be a fresh start! Right now the space is a blank canvas with plai...
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Smart Thermostats: What You Need to Know

Looking to upgrade to a smart thermostat in your home? With a variety of options to consider, it can be challenging to decide which model is right for you and your space. Watch as home maintenance experts The Handyguys discuss some common features of smart thermostats and what to look out for when purchasing this new technology. […] The post Smart Thermostats: What You Need to Know appeared first on The Handyguys.
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Did Violation of Massachusetts’ Gun Storage Law Save Man from Pit Bull Attack?

Did Violation of Massachusetts' Gun Storage Law Save Man from Pit Bull Attack? Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- – On the 2nd of December, 2018, a 25-year-old man was at home with his girlfriend and a pit bull dog they were fostering. All of them were lying on a bed at about 6 p.m. The dog attacked the man. The man attempted to move the pit bull off of the bed. Instead, the dog bit the man on the left arm, and would not let go. From bostonglobe.com:In a desperate attempt to end the attack, the man reac...
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New CMMG Product Configuration and Model Designation System

CMMG has announced that for 2019 they are launching a new system of product model and configuration designations. This new system makes it easier to understand the model line of the company by giving their products simple names and categorizing them by type of the weapon and by the grade of the build. If you […] Read More … The post New CMMG Product Configuration and Model Designation System appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Windows 10’s Next Version Will Sort Your Downloads Folder By Most Recent, Includes More Smart Tweaks

It’s unusual for Microsoft to release and Insider Build on a Monday, but that’s exactly what happened today. Insider Build 18298 isn’t about big features or crazy changes, however—this one is bringing some nice fit and finish to Windows 10. There’s a laundry list of things in this upcoming build, but there are a few bigger things worth pointing out that are really going to polish up the experience. Downloads Will be Sorted Date For starters, your downloads will be sorted by most recent as the...
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Getting Goodreads into Calibre using import list plugin

Does anyone else do this? I have been doing this for years, but wasn't sure if anyone else does. Goodreads has a tool that lets you export your library data into a csv file that I edit to import into Calibre using the import list plugin. Also, there is a small .exe file that you can run the csv export from Goodreads through to get all the listed start and read dates and genres for all your books. Additionally, you can upload your Calibre Library to Goodreads by doing this process in reverse.
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10 sec reading: The weight of a cross

In a certain village in Umbria (Italy), there lived a man who was always bewailing his lot. He was a Christian, and found the weight of his cross too heavy to bear. One night, before going to sleep, he begged God to let him change his burden. That night he had a dream; the Lord […]
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The Award-Winning Kimball KORE Work Cart

The Kimball KORE Work Cart just received the prestigious Nightingale Award for innovation in healthcare furniture, clinician support. A flexible, adaptable, and accommodating piece, the KORE Work Cart is comprised of a suite of modular elements that support individual privacy as well as group collaboration. Aneetha McLellan, Director of Kimball Health Sales, is rightly proud of the award: “We are pushing the boundaries and embedding principles of adaptability, flexibility, and mobility in our ...
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Google’s search data shows YouTube’s influence over this season’s hottest toys

If there was any doubt about YouTube’s power to influence children, look no further than this year’s list of the hottest holiday toys, based on Google shopping search data. According to the search giant, at least four of the top ten most searched toys were among those heavily featured in YouTube unboxing videos – subsequently turning them into the most in-demand and best-selling toys of the holiday season. Plus, another top toy is the JoJo Siwa Singing doll – a product from the YouTube star o...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Family, Toys, Kids, Media, Parents, Children, Youtube, Tech, Walmart, Data, Search, Harry Potter, Barbie, Vtech

Daily Ammo Deals: Federal Game-Shok 22 Magnum WMR Ammo 500 $69.92 ($0.139ea)

Federal Game-Shok 22 Magnum WMR Ammo Rebate Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Rebates again. Brownells has a sale on Federal Game-Shok Ammo 22 Magnum WMR Ammo, that combined with a Coupon Code & a Rebate gets you down to $0.139 a round, U can't touch this (oh-oh oh oh oh-oh-oh). This way below the low average low price of $0.19 for Federal 22 Mag. The Federal Rebate is a refund for the cost of one (1) box when you buy five (5) in this case $9.99 a box. So this deal is on ten (10) boxes so we can us...
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Holiday cheer

My son and I made a Christmas tree ornament:
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How can I get annotated PDFs back to Dropbox?

This is probably a basic question, but I can't find the answer anywhere. After annotating a PDF with the stylus on my Onyx Boox Note, I can use the Notes -> Export function to export the annotations. It then saves the annotated PDF in a folder which is named /storage/emulated/0/Android/data/com.dropbox.android/files/ ... etc. This seems to imply it is sending the file back to its original Dropbox folder. But I can't see it anywhere in Dropbox on my laptop. I can see it on the Note if I browse to...
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This as my interest

Smith & Wesson J-frame Versus Ruger LCR. Leaning toward the LCR, to be honest.
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You may be dumb

But are you dragon’s breath shotgun shells at the indoor range dumb?
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The Best Christmas Books to Read This Holiday Season

From Charles Dickens to Dr. Seuss, there's a festive read for everyone
Tags: Books, News, Uncategorized, Charles Dickens, Seuss, Onetime, Holidays 2018

in the spirit

My baby girl had a 'sick' day from school last week, with the lowest grade fever possible, but a fever nonetheless. I will confess to being happy to have a day at home with her...and I think she loved it... [Author: SouleMama]
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Does anyone know if it works with a pen and if it runs OneNote? Sent from my GT-N8010 using Tapatalk
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