Category Archives: books

Fun things to do in Seattle

When traveling to new cities for fun, it’s imperative to dive in like a local and experience why everyone who lives there, lives there. For Seattlites, explaining why Seattle is so great is easy, especially when it’s sunny outside.  After … Continue reading

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Banned Books Similar to the 2012 Election

Thirty-three days and counting until we don’t have to listen/read any more about political lies, dramatically proposed plans to save our country or talk about our nations 47%.  Oh, how the media’s power of persuasion can corrupt a person’s individual … Continue reading

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Books!

Almost done with my bedside books, any further recommendations?

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Y Tienen Los Libros

Last week was monumental.  Thursday was the day we delivered the 150 books to a school of kids.  A first step to progression.  A reminder: ‘Never doubt that a small group of committed citizens can change the world, indeed, it … Continue reading

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Why Dream?

“Why Dream? Life is a difficult assignment. We are fragile creatures, expected to function at high rates of speed, and asked to accomplish great and small things each day. These daily activities take enormous amounts of energy. Most things are … Continue reading

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Attention book givers!

The goal is to start a library for children in La Virgen, Costa Rica with Beth who’s working for the Peace Corps.  Because literacy improves education and education changes lives. From here on out, please send books to: The Bangtsons … Continue reading

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59 to go!

59 Spanish Children’s books to go! Do the math….. 41 books have come flying in from around the country! How cool is that?!?! THANK YOU! The goal:  100 Spanish children’s books to deliver to Beth and help start a library … Continue reading

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