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So we were lying on the bed and dd (6 going on 16) was reading aloud to me "Grover's Guide to Good Manners." After she finished, she returned the book to the shelf (what good manners!) and said, "now I will reread one of my favourites. And what do I see her pull down? How to talk so kids will listen and how to listen so kids will talk.
I said, "what???" (Actually I have known that she reads this book for over a year now ... just the cartoons. or so I thought)
After the earth hour hoopla (couple of weeks ago there was a national call to turn everything off for 1 hour in the evening) our daughter has been very particular about saving electricity, not even using the fan! Summer is already quite hot - 35 degrees and expected to cross 40 soon and that is milder than much of India where it is already 40 and climbing.
Yet, it is surprising how many ways there are to stay cool without using a lot of
electricity (though you do need to have…
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