| December 9, 2019 | All the Rest, On Our Radar
Reading classical literature can often be likened to eating your vegetables. We’re here to help! That’s why we’re sharing 5 useful tips to get through challenging reads.
| December 5, 2019 | All the Rest, On Our Radar
Poetry is a gentle reminder that words are powerful. We have the ability to change our outlook just by reshaping our perspectives; poetry does this by taking what our preconceptions of a word can mean, and mixing them with others to create a wonderful new way to look at the world.
| December 3, 2019 | All the Rest, On Our Radar, Stationery
Have you always wanted to start a journal practice, but never really knew how? Keep reading to get our best tips and tricks to journal everyday.
| December 2, 2019 | All the Rest, On Our Radar
Have you read a book from a Vietnamese author? Have you read Moby Dick? Do you have a favorite book of poetry? If you answered “no” to any of these questions, this reading challenge is for you.
| November 29, 2019 | All the Rest, Food & Drink, On Our Radar
By way of a miracle, Thanksgiving went off without a hitch and all that’s left to do is revel in the sweet comfort of your baggy sweat-pants. If you find yourself amidst the traditions of your annual Thanksgiving, with a pile of leftovers so huge there is no way you can sanely finish them, here are three things you can do post festivities to give back (in the spirit of the holidays).
| November 27, 2019 | All the Rest, On Our Radar
The holidays mean a lot of things to a lot of people. We want to spread warm tidings by reminding you that colder temps and increased familial obligations are also a time to practice self-care.
| November 25, 2019 | All the Rest, Food & Drink
We are always up for a good reading snack. Which is why we’ve made a West Margin munching manifesto so you’ll never be hungry while you read again!
| November 22, 2019 | All the Rest, On Our Radar
Exposing children to many cultures is important not only because they will less likely be affected by stereotypes, but because reading about different experiences is a really positive way to promote a better understanding of other cultures.
| November 20, 2019 | All the Rest, On Our Radar
“Know how many tribes and nations are in your state and what tribes and nations are local to your specific area. Learn about them. You’re on their land.” -Simon Moya-Smith
| November 18, 2019 | All the Rest, On Our Radar
There is a lot we can do to respect the Indigenous people of America. With nearly everything in life, we do better when we the take time to understand the bigger picture.