"Life is either a daring adventure or nothing"
I'm Stephanie, a twenty-two year old with a degree and no idea where my life is going. Possibly a little obsessed with canine companions and baked goods. If it weren't for the support of my husband and friends, I have no idea where I would be.
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  • steve rogers + cards against humanity (insp.)

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  • voaga:

    never trust a person who talk to their pets in their normal voice

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  • octapocalypse:



    This is Duolingo, a language-learning website/app that deserves some serious recognition. It offers over 10 languages for English speakers, as well as courses for non-English speakers around the world, and they’re in the process of adding more. 

    But wait, I don’t want to do any more schoolwork! Not to worry little one, Duolingo is actually more like a game. You can compete with friends, and earn “lingots” (which are basically Duolingo money) to buy power-ups, extra activities, and bonus skills - like Flirting.


    I’m already taking a language, what do I need this for? 

    It’s not really a secret that most school language courses (in America, anyway) suck and only teach you to speak the language at about a third grader’s level. Which is why Duolingo is so freaking awesome.

    Teachers can’t give every student individualized attention, but Duolingo can. If you’re not learning the way you want to or as much as you want to in the classroom, Duolingo is a really great resource. It’s easy, tailored to you, and really effective.


    Duolingo tracks your progress and reminds you when you haven’t studied for a while or need a refresher on something. Already semi-fluent in a language? No problem, just take a shortcut to more advanced subjects or test out of the lesson. 

    The lessons start with the basics (he, she, hello, thank you, etc) and move up to harder stuff. Duolingo focuses on vocabulary first, so you can learn the language and then the grammar that goes with it - much simpler than the system most schools use. It also tracks the number of words you’ve learned and how well you know them.


    And you don’t even have to write out the flashcards!

    Duolingo is perfect for reviewing everything you forgot over the summer or giving you the extra help you need. And if you’re trying to learn a language on your own, it’s fantastic - you don’t have to create your own lessons. Whether you’re trying to learn your second, third, or fifth language, I seriously recommend Duolingo.

    Okay, what else?

    Duolingo also has discussion boards, where you can ask for help with a hard lesson, make new friends, watch for updates, and share your achievements.

    Even better is the Immersion feature. It won’t send you to Spain or France, but it’s pretty awesome. Duolingo takes real articles from the internet, which users translate. You can translate articles from your native language into the language you’re learning or vice versa, which gives you more experience and makes the Internet more universal.

    You can suggest new languages and track Duolingo’s progress in creating new courses. Bilinguals (older than 13) can help to create these courses. Duolingo has a long list of courses that can be contributed to, like Punjabi, Hebrew, and Vietnamese. Oh, and Dothraki, Klingon, Sindarin, and Esperanto.

    And the best part? IT’S COMPLETELY FREE. 

    If you love languages or just want to pass French class this year, USE DUOLINGO. Download the app and practice a language while you wait for the bus instead of playing Angry Birds!

    Coolest app I’ve ever downloaded.

    Ive learned more German in a week then my grade 10 course of which i skipped 3/4s of.

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  • chriskaevil:

    DC is being all gritty and “realistic” and Marvel just had a movie where the galaxy is saved by a dance-off and the power of friendship

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  • consulting-space-hunter:


    Black Leopard’s Reaction When He Sees His Favorite Zoo Keeper

    parkour into your mommas lap, this is true love

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  • To all my online ladies, next date night should we video chat again or start an incredible game of cards against humanity online?

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    it means no memories, for the rest of the night  (via suchvodka)

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  • illest:

    Ladies, if you think your man is cheating. Take him to that bitches front door and see if his wifi connects.

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  • bemusedlybespectacled:

    do you ever think about the judges for the triwizard tournament trying to figure out who to kidnap for the second task

    like they’re all just sitting in dumbledore’s office and karkaroff goes “well word on the street says that krum has a crush on that granger girl”

    "damn," says dumbledore, "I wanted harry to rescue her. well, what about the delightful miss chang?"

    "no," says bagman, "we’ve got her down for diggory"

    "stop sinking my ships," says dumbledore

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