What We’re Reading Archive

What We’re Reading–October 15-19

Star Wars scents, a hurricane-proof house, productivity tips, a shipping container Starbucks and much more compiled by Anne-Marie Siudzinski, Senior Library Information Specialist. This way to Bob’s house. When should we put up the Halloween Christmas Tree ? How...

What We’re Reading–October 7-October 12

Self-destructing art, a giant pumpkin, Christmas sweaters, the Rage Cage, the Internet of Things, a very detailed map and much more compiled by Anne-Marie Siudzinski, Senior Library Information Specialist. Self-destructing art–wait, what, why? Here’s the update. A giant pumpkin...

What We’re Reading: September 24-28

Left turn danger, unwanted iPhone apps, THE cutest sheep, Over-the-top decorating and more compiled by Donna McCormick, Budget & Operations Manager. Who knew there was so much danger in left turns? I need to book a flight to France...
September 28, 2018

What We’re Reading: September 17-21

Renting to pet parents, yummy Ranch Dressing, personality types,  spiders and more compiled by Anne-Marie Siudzinski, Senior Library Information Specialist. Sheltering the homeless in empty big-box stores. The tasty history of Ranch Dressing. Will a new boarding system from...

What We’re Reading: September 10-14

Mustard pizza, real estate tips from “Game of Thrones”, the oldest house in Mexico City and more compiled by Anne-Marie Siudzinski, Senior Library Information Specialist. Nonprofits are looking to move into better spaces, says a new report from CBRE....

What We’re Reading: September 3-September 7

A home in a cave, Dorothy’s ruby slippers, deadly books, new words, hexagons in outer space and life hacks.   Would you want to live in a cave home? Finding a lost baseball mitt, 40 years later. Now Saturn...

What We’re Reading: August 27-August 31

Conserving plastic objects, why we spend so much money at Target, live like a Hobbit, favorite decorating accessories, and a tomato fight festival. Build your own Hobbit House (Hobbit not included). How long should you sleep? The problems conserving...

What We’re Reading: August 20-24

A nun with a great pitching arm, green roofs, house tattoos, set-jetting, floating farms and open offices. This nun is a better pitcher than Yu Darvish of the Cubs. It’s hard enough to get one hole-in-one, but three in...

What We’re Reading: August 13-17

Steve Martin, better meetings, a new Girl Scout cookie, a solution for open offices and making schools safer for students and staff. Making meetings more effective.  We all need that! More than 8 million square feet of shopping space–what...

What We’re Reading: August 6-August 10

A horse and buggy, solar roof tiles, secrets of the supermarket and getting rid of ums and ahs. Open plan offices are falling out of favor.  Will the same happen to open concept homes? What leadership lessons can we...