A Garden Bed Grows Up: The Evolution of a Flower Border

I t all started with some leftover manure. Over three years ago, I needed to do something with the remaining composted manure from a gardening project before winter came. Our house is built into a hill. The backyard is lower, making the back deck a half-story above ground level. The previous owners had stuffed some shrubs into a skinny little border along the back, which I had tidied up. But when my daughter created a potager on the south side of the house that extended beyond the deck, it...
Tags: Gardening, Design, David, Sheffield, David Austin, Roses, Poppies, Peony, Rose, Kodiak, Lauren, Camassia, Peonies, Margareta, Tiger Lily, Geranium

tag in the index_split_XXX.html files

Does the tag in the section of each index_split_XXX.html file do/mean anything when converted from ePub/HTML to MOBI or AZW? I've been converting DOCX files to ePub for edit consolidation, then converting to MOBI or AZW for Kindle reading. Some of the converted EPUB files have Unknown , others have Book Title , others have one of the or contents in the . What is generally used to fill this field and/or is there someplace in the Conversion panel I can specify the ? OR does it matter at all?
Tags: Books, Conversion, Mobi

hamster hands

This is Mochi, our hamster. There is a zine about her you can buy from Sadie. She is so special. She waits for us every night to play with her. Pete is quite attached.  We are in the beginning of spring break and I have a lot of sewing to do getting ready for spring shows. I had some not great success dyeing nylon, so thank god for Goodwill. I found the vests I needed and don't have to worry about the first dozen refusing to cooroperate. I have banished them into deep storage for now. I hav...
Tags: Crafts, London, Learning, Paris, Michelle Obama, Pete, Delia, Arty, Mish-mash, Sadie She

Michelle Obama discusses her book ‘Becoming’ with local book club members before Tacoma Dome talk

Michelle Obama finally made it to Tacoma to talk about her book "Becoming." But before her big event at the Tacoma Dome on Sunday night, she met with a local book club at the Tacoma Public Library.
Tags: Books, News, Entertainment, Michelle Obama, Local News, Tacoma, Tacoma Dome

Plugin that can detect broken sentences

Does anyone know if there is a plugin that can detect broken sentences within the text structure of an epub? When I say 'broken sentences', I mean a sentence that breaks off on one line and picks up two lines below. FOR EXAMPLE: [He soon realized that they did not have any past experiences or original thoughts and ideas to share with Him. Nor did they show any signs of wanting to learn more beyond the music they loved and were so proficient at.] ** I'm don't expect any plugin to fix this...
Tags: Books, Plugins


Does anyone know how to I get my overdrive book that was on hold on to kobo Forma?
Tags: Books, Kobo Reader, Kobo Forma

Lady Dog with all the books

The last dog for now. Cashmere sweater and scarf, angora blend ears. So soft! She has all the books-
Tags: Crafts, Dog, Girl, Doll, Finished Projects, Lady Dog

KT3 Need help with Jailbreak

I have a Kindle Touch 3 (G000K9) on firmware 5.10.3 will I be able to jailbreak right on this firmware? or will I have to downgrade? or is it not possible?
Tags: Jailbreak, Books, Kindle Developer's Corner

Another Parkland Student Has Died by Apparent Suicide

The death follows the recent suicide of Parkland shooting survivor Sydney Aiello
Tags: Florida, News, Guns, Uncategorized, Onetime

This Old Heart

I must be getting old...   But then, NAH.... My heart is at a crossroads. Spring comes so slowly. I erased and replaced as I was dreaming. I am still having trouble reaching many of you who have already donated and signed up for the "free enough" Part 1, Patchwork in Perspective . So, if you indeed have filled out the sign up form and expect to be part of this "class" (not loving that word) and you have not received your password information and the link to the test page, please email me a...
Tags: Crafts, Season, Hearts, Online Classes, Patchwork, Travelling Companions, Dream/thought Catching

Texture Clothing {a soulemama sponsor}

Greetings from Texture Clothing! We believe in focusing on love. With so much fear and hate in the world it’s easy to get pulled down by negativity. But love is a verb, and we believe that making the choice to... [Author: SouleMama]
Tags: Crafts, Sponsors, SouleMama

‘Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge’ Tie-In Novel Reveals the Reistance’s Discovery of Batuu

This summer, Disney theme parks will take fans to a galaxy far, far away with the opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. Disneyland will open the Star Wars expansion in May, and Disney World will follow with an opening in August. And after the second park has been open for a couple days, a Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge book will allow fans to find out exactly how the Resistance came to find the planet in their struggle to build allies and stay strong in the fight against the First Order. Get details on...
Tags: Books, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Sequels, Theme Parks, Lucasfilm, Cool Stuff, Leia Organa, Disney World, Vi, Dawson, Star-Wars, Disney/Pixar, First Order, Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge

Calibre help

I use Calibre to convert my ebooks from epub to mobi. I have a Kindle Oasis. In the past when I went to convert an ebook it would have at the top of the Calibre window....converting from epub to mobi. Now when I go into convert and ebook it has convert from epub to epub. How do I change this.
Tags: Books, General Discussions

Fireside Chats Episode 7: Conversation With Michael Sodini of Walk the Talk America

Opinion Michael Sodini of Walk the Talk America USA – Michael Sodini is a former Abercrombie & Fitch model and the President and owner of Eagle Imports. Eagle Imports is the importer of brands such as Bersa, MAC, and Llama. They are one of the biggest gun companies in the world, but Mike is the “ungun gun guy.” He grew up in the liberal haven of San Francisco before moving to New York for his modeling career. He met his model ex-wife and the mother of his children while traveling the world, ...
Tags: New York, Guns, America, San Francisco, Mike, Abercrombie Fitch, Patriot News, MHA, Mental Health America, John Crump, Shooting Industry News, Michael Sodini, Walk The Talk America, WTTA, Walk the Talk America USA, Eagle Imports Eagle Imports

California Gun Parts Dealer, Patriot Armory, Sued by New Jersey AG, for Legal Sales

Opinion New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- New Jersey has a reputation as one of the states most hostile to the Second Amendment. The rep was upheld on Friday, 22 March 2019, when anti-Second Amendment Attorney General Gurbir Grewal (a praticing American Sikh) announced a lawsuit against a gun parts dealer based in California, U.S. Patriot Armory.  The parts dealer sold a kit to manufacture a gun at home to a New Jersey undercover investigator.  From nj.com: S...
Tags: Guns, Congress, California, Department Of Defense, United States, New Jersey, Arizona, States, First Amendment, Kennedy, Second Amendment, State, Scalia, Gurbir Grewal, Stevens, Superior Court

Ill. Judge Strikes Gun Ban in Chicago Suburb; Gun Group Declares Victory

Opinion An Illinois circuit judge has blocked the Village of Deerfield from banning so-called “assault weapons.” (Dave Workman) ILLINOIS – -(AmmoLand.com)- An Illinois Circuit Judge has issued a permanent injunction against a ban on so-called “assault weapons” in the village of Deerfield, a Chicago suburb, in a case brought by the Second Amendment Foundation and the Illinois State Rifle Association. SAF founder and Executive Vice President Alan Gottlieb declared it a victory against legislat...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Chicago, Washington State, Seattle, Illinois, Nra, U S Supreme Court, McDonald, Deerfield, Superior Court, Snohomish County, City of Chicago, Edmonds, King County, Glen Ellyn

Transformers Furai Model 06 Magatron IDW Model Kit Images and Details

Tags: Toys

Moo B*tch!!! ~ VIDEO

Political Humor USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Moo B*tch!!! ~ VIDEO With her puppet master written Green-New-Deal AOC is taking her anger out on the poor American cows… Did you enjoy this funny video? 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 rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA) : www.membership.nrahq.org Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) : www.saf.org Firearms C...
Tags: Guns, America, Nra, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Shooting Industry News, Gun Cartoons, USA Ammoland, Citizens Committee, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, TheGeekzTeam, Green New Deal AOC

Daily Gun Deal: BLEM PSA Mid-Lngth 5.56 Ltwght MLOK Classic Rifle Kit $299.99 FREEs&h

BLEM PSA Mid-Lngth 5.56 Ltwght MLOK Classic Rifle Kit Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Palmetto State Armory has a limited inventory sale on blemished PSA 16″ Mid-Length 5.56 NATO 1:8 Stainless Steel 13.5″ Lightweight M-LOK Classic Rifle Kits for just $299.99 with FREE shipping. If you are hard on your guns then this is a great deal as all our gear ends up worse than any blem from the factory which are usually very minimal.  $299.99 for a $570.00 rifle kits is a great buy. Barrel: 16″ 416R stainl...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Nato, Psa, Carpenter, Palmetto State Armory, Shooting Industry News, Daily Gun Deals, AmmoLand News Editors, Ammoland com Palmetto State Armory, Lightweight M Lok Free Float Rail, USA Bolt Carrier Group, PSA Mid Lngth, Lightweight M Lok Rail Bolt Carrier Group, BLEM PSA Mid Lngth

Bigelow Tea Suggestions: The Best Pandora Stations Based On Your Favorite Tea

For all the #TeaProudly music and tea lovers out there, here are some awesome Pandora stations suggestions to listen to while drinking tea. Whatever your favorite Bigelow Tea flavor is, we’ve matched up Pandora stations that might pair perfectly with your next steaming mug. So go ahead and brew a cup of tea, plug in your headphones and check out these stations. Make sure to let us know which is your favorite in the comments below. If you love Bigelow Green Teas… then you probably w...
Tags: Tea, Music, Pandora, Green Tea, Earl Grey, Tea Tips, Tea Flavor Varieties, Bigelow Tea, Our Difference, Teaproudly, Bigelow Green Teas, Bigelow Black, Bigelow Herbal

Starbucks gift card 100$ Us

Collect 100 points & Get a 100$ Starbucks gift card Today!* http://migraineso.com/starbucks Happy Day.
Tags: Books, Starbucks

Calibre cannot locate my library

After this last update (3.40.1-64bit), Calibre cannot locate its library. I have tried uninstalling Calibre, including removing all traces of Calibre in the Program Files (x86), App Data folders, the registry, etc. I have tried switching to a new library then returning, which gives me the right library folder, but the only book there is John Schember Quick Start guide in epub format, and in the Calibre library I have set up, does not contain this epub title. I'm suspecting I have an issue with t...
Tags: Books, Library Management

For Mary Stewart Fans!

Audible has had three of Mary Stewart's romantic suspense books (Madam, Will You Talk, Wildfire at Midnight, and This Rough Magic) available for a while, but now the rest of them can be preordered, with release dates starting in May. These apparently are new productions--there had been recordings on OOP CDs/cassettes, but the narrators on these are different. I'm thrilled to pieces!
Tags: Books, Audiobook Discussions, Mary Stewart, Mary Stewart Fans

Amazing Japanese Cardboard Artist Transforms Old Boxes Into Tanks, Gundams, Space Ships, And More!

Monami Ono, a graduate of the Osaka University of the Arts who studied 3D animation and now specializes in amazing cardboard artistry, may simply be the best, however. The talented and award-winning artist from Wakayama Prefecture’s hobby for practicing animation on cardboard boxes has turned into a full-time craft, landing her appearances on Japanese television, workshop appearances... Source
Tags: Japan, Design, Culture, Craft, Cardboard, Wakayama Prefecture, Gundam, Monami Ono, Osaka University of the Arts

Daily Gun Deals: AR500 Armor Testudo Plate Carrier Gen 2 Olive Drab $119.00 25% OFF

AR500 Armor Testudo Plate Carrier Gen 2 Olive Drab Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- AR500 Armor has a promotion on their popular AR500 Armor Testudo Plate Carrier Gen 2 model in Olive Drab that you can pick up for $119.00. This is a great buy as it is normally $160.00 retail. The AR500 Armor Testudo Plate Carrier nails the balance of fit and form, function, and value – being one of the most feature packed and quality produced plate carriers in its price range. When experience, persistence, and th...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Veritas, Shooting Industry News, USA Ammoland, Hypalon, Daily Gun Deals, AmmoLand News Editors, AR500 Armor

Here's what I'm going to do "Delete" all of my magazines from "Calibre".

I have decided to remove all of my digital magazines from calibre and only use it for organizing my ebooks and y magazine based ebooks no actual magazines those can just be stored inside there own folder on the flash drive. It will take up a lot less room and be more organized. I hope this will look better and be easier to setup. If you have any tips or ideas on how to help with organizing the magazines in there own library or folder please let me know thank you.
Tags: Books, Calibre

show more filters
March - 2019
April - 2019
May - 2019