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foodie with allergies

homemade almond butter

By On April 7, 2014

This weekend, I went all ‘Pinterest in real life’ and made almond butter. And it was great. So easy. So inexpensive. I’ll never spend $10 for a jar again. Tip: Crush the almonds,… Read More

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lindsay's world

moderation ftw

By On March 31, 2014

Two weeks ago, I decided to lean in. This weekend, I decided to lean out. These two things are related. I label my drafts but date – if I make a significant… Read More

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blogging the d

a ration of rationale

By On March 24, 2014

Black women are neither Black men nor White women. Black women are Black and woman, not Black or woman. We are both things at (the same damn time) once. This should be… Read More

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blogging the d

blogging the D(issertation)

By On March 18, 2014

This is the first post of what will be a new category – blogging the D. This is where I, Lindsay R. Granger, will write weekly (?) posts about the piece of… Read More

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future focus

pro tip: know why you should be hired.

By On March 11, 2014

One of my favorite parts of being a career counselor is conducting mock interviews. I’m not sure if it’s because I’m a qualitative researcher at heart or because I’m just nosy and… Read More

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education station

a case for career-readiness for college-bound kids.

By On January 28, 2014

In a previous post, I talked about academic skills not being the only thing that students need in order to be prepared for college success. I suggested that we educators and caregivers… Read More

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education station

admission is just the beginning.

By On January 9, 2014

When I was a high school counselor in Philadelphia, there was a lot of talk about getting students into college. The emphasis was always on admissions: How can we make sure our… Read More

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lindsay's world

what i done-did.

By On January 3, 2014

Believe it or not, I have a hard time describing my accomplishments. In the abstract, I know that I’ve done some good stuff. In reality, I rarely feel like I’ve done anything… Read More