Moving the couch

800px-Mormon_Tabernacle_Choir_and_Organ It’s General Conference weekend for members of the Mormon church. This happens twice a year, and gives anyone who is interested the chance to listen to talks by the president of the church and members of the council of twelve apostles, as well as other general leaders of the church. The Mormon Tabernacle Choir performs, crowds of people converge on Temple Square in Salt Lake City, and the conference center fills up the 21,200 seats of its largest auditorium. Exciting as all this is, the most memorable parts [More….]

Pi Day

Pie for Pi

Though it began in San Francisco in 1988, the celebration of Pi day on March 14 (3.14) has spread throughout the world. Celebrating Pi Day by eating Pie makes more sense if you’re an English speaker, but this seems like a perfect time to promote international cooperation, or at least international enjoyment of pie. This tasty-looking specimen is actually a Kuchen, baked at [More…]