Good Reads

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Each year for Christmas we get our kids a few books. Often its the next book in a series they’re reading, other times its a beautiful picture book and sometimes you just have to learn how to speak droid and … Continued

Family Book Club

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Happy Friday the 13th!! It’s time for a new Family Book Club selection and what better day to introduce our choice than today! As many of you may know, Netflix has been teasing the world for months with trailers for their … Continued

Family Book Club

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It’s that time again … family book club! The kids LOVED our last selections, Where the Sidewalk Ends and Falling Up by Shel Silverstein. They giggled and laughed their way through the poems and were inspired by the illustrations! They are … Continued

Good Reads

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The Mysterious Benedict Society. This was a fun read. My oldest and I read this series when she was in middle school and we both loved it! We had two copies of the first book, but once finished I would … Continued

Family Book Club

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As you probably know by now, we have started a family book club to further encourage the love of reading in our home. We recently finished the illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by J.K. Rowling. I … Continued

Good Reads

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Anne of Green Gables. When I was young, my sisters and I would spend countless Sunday afternoons watching Anne of Green Gables and its many sequels. Growing up in Canada, it was a classic in our home, especially since we were … Continued

Summer Reading

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We are about halfway into summer and loving every sun filled day of it!! Our days have been spent riding bikes, playing in the sprinkler, discovering new parks, visiting the beach and seeing cousins. It has been a blast so … Continued

Oobleck

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Oobleck is nothing new, it’s been around forever. However if you’ve never had the pleasure of playing with something that feels like both a liquid and a solid (a non-Newtonian fluid, if you will), you’re missing out! We have made … Continued

Paint Swatch Bookmarks

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I don’t know about your house, but here there is always a shortage of bookmarks. I find scraps of papers, Legos, pens … you name it, stuck in books trying to keep their spot. We are all avid readers, so … Continued

Family Book Club

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Awhile back we started a family book club to help my littlest little fall in love with books and reading again. She became very discouraged this past year when they started learning to read independently at school. Our last book … Continued

Art Themed Gift

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My littlest little is headed to her first ever friend Birthday party this weekend and was in need of a gift. We love to give books for Birthdays, but my little wasn’t too thrilled about it. She thought the latest … Continued

Family Book Club

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We love books in our family, like alot! My oldest devours them and we are always on the hunt for new things for him to read. My middle little follows in his brother’s footsteps and plows through books, although his … Continued