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Vacation In San Diego–Trip Report
By August 20, 2012 4 Comments Read More →

Vacation In San Diego–Trip Report

Took my family of 5 to San Diego this summer in August. This is what we did and this is how much it cost us.

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How To Install Free Games On Windows Phone 7
By January 5, 2011 2 Comments Read More →

How To Install Free Games On Windows Phone 7

I kept my promise and got my daughter Windows Phone 7 HTC HD7 device. The next question was – “How do I install games?” It took me quite some time to realize how to do so. Here is the sequence: First I needed to logon on the web to http://xbox.com using my hotmail account. The […]

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Farewell To My Father: You Are The Answer To All My Questions
By August 30, 2009 Read More →

Farewell To My Father: You Are The Answer To All My Questions

Papa, I am asking myself – do I live my life the right way? Do I spend my time and efforts on something meaningful? What’s you answer? I know your answer – your answer is you. You are the answer to all my questions.

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What Your Kid Knows About Creativity
By April 13, 2009 7 Comments Read More →

What Your Kid Knows About Creativity

I was reading Sheila’s The Importance of Creativity In Education where she pointes to a TED talk by Sir Ken Anderson called Do schools kill creativity? I listened to the guy. The bell rang in my head when I heard him saying this: by txd A child starting to learn today will retire in 2065. […]

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Effective Techniques To Handle Your Kid’s Temper Tantrum

Effective Techniques To Handle Your Kid’s Temper Tantrum

Just finished reading Jay Heinrichs’ book  Thank You for Arguing: What Aristotle, Lincoln, and Homer Simpson Can Teach Us About the Art of Persuasion (thank you, J.D.). What I love about this book is it offers down to earth practical content and the writing style is humorous and enjoyable. Heinrichs provides practical advice on how […]

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