Ships in bottles. Storytelling. Bottled History. We loved this one:
Ray Gascoigne has been around boats his whole life, as a shipwright, a merchant sailor, and now as a ship builder on the smallest dry dock there is: a bottle. This short film, by Smith Journal and Melbourne-based production studio Commoner, picks through the wood chips to tell the story of a craft honed over 60 years, and the man behind it…
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- 2 ½ cups flour
- 2 tsps. Baking soda
- Pinch of salt
- 1 tsp. cinnamon
- ½ tsp. nutmeg
- ¼ tsp. ground cloves
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 cup vegetable oil
- 2 cups applesauce (I used unsweetened)
- 1 cup walnuts
- Preheat oven to 350˚. Grease and flour a 9x13 inch baking pan. Combine…
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Days of the Week
- Student: Hey, Miss At, can you say the first letter of the days of the week? But just say the days Wednesday through Friday.
- Me: Just Wednesday through Friday? Okay? W....T.... WAIT A MINUTE! Nice try, man.