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Word Nerd: Minutiae

Minutiae (which is the plural of minutia, which means"smallness.") are those tiny, seemingly insignificant details of something. Really, minutiae are the very things that make the whole of something that much more pleasing, yet so many will overlook them or not notice how significant the minutia is until it's missing. Saying "the minutiae of everyday… Continue reading Word Nerd: Minutiae

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Word Nerd

Word Nerd: Peiskos

Peiskos is a Norwegian word that describes the feelings one gets as they sit in front of a fire enjoying it's warmth. Peiskos is a beautiful feeling and it's exciting to find a word that actually describes that cozy in the bones sensation that comes from curling up in front of a crackling fire and… Continue reading Word Nerd: Peiskos