What will you give?

What will you give?

Can you believe the stores are decorated for Christmas already? I don't really want to think about it yet, but the grandparents have been asking...

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An Unlikely Hero’s Wisdom

An Unlikely Hero’s Wisdom

Cutie Pie absolutely loves the How to Train Your Dragon book series by Cressida Cowell. Last night we were reading Book 12, How to Fight a Dragon's...

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Fill in the Blanks Valentine

Fill in the Blanks Valentine

Last winter I posted here about a fun fill-in-the-blank activity I did with Cutie Pie. What I didn't post was that in first grade, he came up with a...

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Willy, nilly, silly

Willy, nilly, silly

It caught my eye that Monday, January 18th is Winnie the Pooh day (and the birthday of A. A. Milne, the author of the Pooh books), a character...

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Got a train lover?

Got a train lover?

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Cardinal Bird Craft

Cardinal Bird Craft

Yesterday I shared the love my family has for the book Stranger in the Woods: a Photographic Fantasy, by Carl R. Sams and Jean Stoick, and a picture...

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Thankful garland

Thankful garland

Just a quick idea to share with you as you contemplate Thanksgiving. A few years ago we made what we call Thankful Garland. Every day in the month...

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