Rags to Stitches

I settle on the porch of the cottage my mother and I rented for the week and look out at the deck that stretches in front of me and into the water. I sip my tea, raise my book, and pause. I notice my mother sitting in a white plastic...
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Red Rag Pantry Aims To Feed Revolution

The Red Rag Pantry (3601 W. Armitage Ave.) stands sentry a few feet from the No. 73 bus stop on West Armitage and Central Park avenues. It’s brightly painted and stocked with shelf-stable goods by the Chicago-based organization Feminist Uprising to Resist Inequality and Exploitation (FURIE). All are welcome to stop by and take what they need.
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Kabza And Maphorisa Share Their Rags To Riches Story

For as long as we can remember, the friendship between Kabza De Small and Dj Maphorisa has been one Mzansi stays looking up to. From creating music together to blowing off charts in the industry, there is no denying that these two make one heck of a team and we love to see it.

From rags to rhinestones, country superstar Dolly Parton turns 76

WASHINGTON (SBG/WKRC) - Singer songwriter Dolly Parton turned 76 on Wednesday. Born the fourth child of 12, her official website says she grew up in Locust Ridge, nestled against the Great Smoky Mountains in Tennessee. The typical saying is from "rags to riches" but in Parton's case, it's more of...

TikToker Rags On the Rich and Turns All-White Bouncy Castle Into a Hilarious Nihilistic Child Necessity

As a kid you remember bouncy castles as being colorful and chaotic. All the kids in the neighborhood would pack into one air-filled contraption the size of a bedroom and it was the highlight of any child's life. Those rosy memories are now being change by the bourgeoisie with the newest craze in over-priced children's birthday party items—an all-white monochromatic bouncy castle.

Blues and Rags & Revolution

Feeling a little skewed, so here’s a bunch of blues and rags, plus an excerpt from MLKs amazing sermon, “Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution,” delivered on March 31, 1968 that includes, among many other worthwhile and enraging sentiments, the following:. It is an unhappy truth that...

The Untold Story Of “Rags-To-Riches” People

I think most of us have a dream in our life to have financial freedom and it will happen if we have a plan to follow to get our desired goal. As Antoine de Saint-Exupéry said, "A goal without plan is just a wish." Everything needs a plan to...

Wicklow Check Black and Cream Rag Rugs by Park Designs

Perfect for any farmhouse look is the Wicklow Check Black and Cream Rag Rugs by Park Designs. Bring color as well as texture to any home. 100% cotton rags are hand-dyed. Dry Clean or hand wash in cold water, lay flat, or hang to dry.

Heart Shaped Rag Wreath

In an attempt to decorate for Valentine's Day with a neutral pallet, I had an idea! It just so happens that this idea is free to make too!. I love the look of rag wreaths and I've made several different ones over the years. Today I'm using a simple piece...

The Untold Story Of Rags-To-Riches People

I think most of us have a dream in our life to have financial freedom and it will happen if we have a plan to follow to get our desired goal. As Antoine de Saint-Exupéry said, "A goal without plan is just a wish." Everything needs a plan to...

A century ago, Chicago was transfixed by a murder case involving a cheating husband and a concocted story about a ‘ragged stranger’

On June 21, 1920, a neighbor who heard gunshots found Ruth Wanderer and a shabbily dressed stranger mortally wounded in the foyer of a two-flat at 4732 N. Campbell Ave. Ruth’s husband, Carl, explained that the couple were returning from a movie theater and had paused to turn on the foyer light. “The man called out: ‘Don’t do that,’ and then he fired,” the Tribune reported Carl Wanderer saying. ...

Rags & Riches Light; featuring the Mile High Club [Add-On SP] 1.0

For ages people have been wondering, where is the Mile High Club? When will that building everyone anticipated finally be finished? Well… no need to wait any longer, since this magnificent structure has been finished by the Ambitioneers. Ladies and gentleman, we present to you; Rags & Riches Light.

Jets’ Mike LaFleur rags on himself for lineman TD play call

Jets offensive coordinator Mike LaFleur on Thursday chided himself for a poor play call on Zach Wilson’s scoring pass to backup offensive lineman Conor McDermott last Sunday in the win over the Jaguars. LaFleur joked that McDermott “thinks I will solely design [more plays] for him,” adding, “He was...

The CB 1M post Challenge!

You have the honour of being immortalized as one of the initial posters, and therefore the honour of drinking from the celebratory cup. What happens if we don't make it? The forums better not be EOL! :-) Originally Posted by spARTacus. The 600K is the big upcoming one, that needs...

Chuck Landon: WVU’s Woods is ‘rags-to-pads’ story

But without a doubt, Charles Woods is most certainly living the “Improbable Dream.”. Just consider the circumstances surrounding the West Virginia University defensive back. This time two years ago, Woods just had finished an extremely successful sophomore season for FCS member Illinois State and was home for the holidays...