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My Favorite B-Ball Player

I hail from the “Boogie-Down” Bronx and I love basketball. My favorite team is the Los Angeles Lakers. My favorite player is Kobe Bryant a.k.a. “The Black Mamba.” Even my baby brother knows about Kobe and he’s  only 2 years old! I think he’s the best because he’s  cool. I can’t wait for NBA season to […]

Victoria’s Tips for Making Cakes

Victoria’s Tips for Making Cakes

I love to make cakes and wanted to share my baking tips. I want other kids to have as much fun as I do making cakes:) Cake Making Tips First, get all of your ingredients together for the recipe. If you’re doing a cake, don’t start from scratch. Make box cakes, because it takes less […]

Blogging in Brooklyn!! @bpl_infocommons, @blazine14, @ariah772

Thanks to some of the girls that joined me today for blogging. We will be posting some of their blog writing soon. We have 3 more sessions, so spread the word to teen girls and boys that you know. Once again, it is free AND the Brooklyn Public Library has new Macs and PCs for […]

Double Dutch Magazine Writing Workshops Started Today!

Double Dutch Magazine Writing Workshops Started Today!

Hey! Today is the first day of my writing workshops for teens! Yay!! The Brooklyn Public Library Info Commons is the perfect location for the workshops. The room is great and the equipment is already here. They have new Mac and PC laptops with Wifi. The computers also include design programs. So I have to […]

Double Dutch Magazine to Host Writing Workshops at Brooklyn Public Library’s Central Branch

Double Dutch Magazine to Host Writing Workshops at Brooklyn Public Library’s Central Branch

Join Double Dutch Magazine in the Info Commons area of the Brooklyn Public Library’s Central Branch for writing workshops. The workshops are every Saturday from July 13th-August 10th.

Suspect #2 of Boston Marathon Bombing Has Been Caught

Suspect #2 of Boston Marathon Bombing Has Been Caught It has been a tough week for people in Boston. Lives have been lost and others’ lives will be changed forever. Police believe they have suspect #2 (Dzhokar Tsarnaev) in custody after hours of searching that left the city of Boston “on lock down.” All residents were […]

Gangsta!

Gangsta!

Kat Dahlia, photo from http://www.rap-up.com I want to share the music of this new, Cuban-singer who hails from Miami, FL named Kat Dahlia. See her video, “Gangsta” for yourself: Gangsta Video Also, see this clip of Kat Dahlia on BET’s website. Who new she was such a big fan of blues pioneer, B.B. King? Kat’s unique […]