We’re going to keep things simple this week, my Eleven Faithful Followers (#11FF). As much as I enjoy our time together and the hours you no doubt spend giggling over every clever phrase and admiring my poignant insights, I’m hoping you’ll take the time to actually go read and follow at least a few of this week’s featured players.
Candy Hearts & Saccharine Souls
As you know from the rapid replacement of holiday displays which began at midnight on December 26th, Valentine’s Day is coming. February, it turns out, is the month of love.
For those of you who've been letting your real lives get in the way of following Blue Cereal as faithfully as you know deep down inside you should, I've been rebuilding and reforming the world of Blue Cereal on a new site: BlueCerealEducation.NET.
It's a bit more legit, less ranting, better editing, more focus on history and pedagogy - in other words, a complete change of style for yours truly.
Between now and January 1st, 2017, I’ll be giving away two of these coveted rarities each week to qualifying #11FF. What do you have to do?
Well, clicking on this post so you can read the rest of it would be a good start. Duh.
You meet the best people on the Twitters and Facebooking.
I've discovered the last few BCE #11FF Steaming Hot Nectar Receptacles. There are a few more than I'd realized, but far fewer than demanded by the adoring masses.
Never let it be said that we don't suffer in the 21st century.
It’s my birthday.
Not my person birthday – I’m too old to care about that much anymore. It’s Blue Cereal’s birthday.
Two years ago this week, I started Blue Cereal Education, and – let’s be honest – from that moment, your worlds would never be the same.
I know, I know - we're barely getting through Thanksgiving here... let's go easy on the accelerator towards New Years, shall we?
But the Spirits have stirred and it's time to initiate the Second and Final Wave of Blue Cereal #11FF Steaming Hot Nectar Receptacles Away-Giving!
I was quite flattered recently when so many readers stepped up and voted to help me choose my Official Blue Cereal Entrance Video. The challenge was then issued to fellow edu-bloggers to choose theirs, or risk having it chosen for them. The results are far from complete, but so far we have some amazing choices.