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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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Five ways to practice letters

We are enjoying a lot of snow this week and it's reminding me of all the days when I had my boys home with me. There were so many days where it was...

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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?

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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

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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