What We’re Reading Archive

What We’re Reading–October 22-26

Candy corn, a very old sword, where to charge your electric car, a vanishing island and much more compiled by Anne-Marie Siudzinski, Senior Library Information Specialist. Would wearing blinders aid concentration in an open office?  Nope. Remove these items...

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: October 1-October 5

Fatal selfies, lawn art, corn mazes, an environmentally friendly doghouse and more compiled by Anne-Marie Siudzinski, Senior Library Information Specialist. How to move an entire town. Living in a compact penthouse. What can you do with a pile of...

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...