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…creep up

2WC Film Halloween

Crusaders, Halloween weekend is here! Can you believe it? Seeing as it’s Friday that means it is time to get serious about your Halloween movie options.

Of course, there will be plenty of options to catch “Hocus Pocus,” especially with the 24-hour marathon Freeform has planned for Halloween, but today I thought I’d take a look beyond the 13 Days fare for some other frightful (in a variety of ways) films. Read the rest of this entry

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…lift your spirits

Just six days to go until Halloween and that means we’re seven days into the most revered of the modern, cultural Halloween celebrations—Freeform’s 13 Nights of Halloween.

This televised tradition brings millennials (they didn’t change ABC Family to Freeform for nothing) all the Halloween fun they could ask for. Read the rest of this entry

…do your best

Today we celebrate Day of the Girl, an international holiday dedicated to the empowerment of young women around the world. Launched in 2011 by the United Nations, the day is meant to “to help galvanize worldwide enthusiasm for goals to better girls’ lives, providing an opportunity for them to show leadership and reach their full potential.” It’s quite a powerful statement and mission to say the least.

So it might surprise you to find out that one of the top headlines today concerning girls came from the Boy Scouts of America.

The hundred plus-year-old organization will now allow girls to join, which sounds great and inclusive. Right… Read the rest of this entry

…say it with gratitude

Thank you!

For some U.S. citizens, today is a day of conflicting emotions—confusion and disappointment—namely.

And I can’t say I blame them, there’s nothing more confusing or disappointing than waking up to Happy Thanksgiving trending on Twitter, momentarily thinking you slept through the month of October and November only to realize that it is still in fact only October 9.

So on that note… Read the rest of this entry

…learn your lessons well

apple_on_deskToday we celebrate World Teachers Day, also known as Every Day Should Be World Teachers Day. Seriously.

Unfortunately, some days it can feel like the politics of education distracts many from the incredible teachers that make it happen. But not today!

Today, we thank you, educators. Read the rest of this entry