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Buying Your Child a House To Live in During College

During my second year at the University of Virginia, I lived in the below house on 14th Street in Charlottesville with 11 other girls. One average, we each paid $300/month in rent. 482 more words


Everything you need to know about the 2015 Copa Libertadores

“With the last of the group spots now finalised, the 56th edition of the Copa Libertadores – South America’s equivalent of the Champions League – properly gets underway this week and, as ever, it promises to be full of drama, excitement and shocks. 131 more words

Football Manager

Babylon the Great

It’s been a week of wind and rain in southern Iraq. This morning the truck almost got stuck in the mud on the way to site again, which would have saved us all a great deal of windy, freezing misery, but it was not to be. 440 more words


Polish File; featuring Llarowe, Urban Lacquer & Julep

I wanted to try something new tonight, so I reached for a beauty called Little Red Corvette, by Colors by Llarowe.  When I first started really getting into nail polish, Llarowe was the online supplier I counted on to help me get my hands on some real gems, and I still do.   364 more words


Tom Ferry - Ur Love

Three Words:

Groove, Vibes, Love.

Tom Ferry releases this gem for the world to enjoy. Best of all, it’s free to download.

The lunatic fringe

It’s a regrettable truth that archaeology attracts far more than its fair share of mentally deranged people, not just within the subject as a commercial and academic pursuit, but also from society at large. 468 more words


Ur of the Chaldees: Abraham's original home

Genesis 11:28-31 identifies Abraham’s original hometown as “Ur of the Chaldees,” or “Ur of the Chaldeans.” Sometime during Abraham’s adult life, probably while he was already about seventy years old, his father Terah moved the family clan to the city of Haran in northern Syria as the first step in a planned migration to the land of Canaan. 1,364 more words