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The Secret Garden (3)

This has been one my most memorable and rewarding book experiences. The Secret Garden is our book now. Watching and listening to Sophia react to the story unfolding was such a joy and she became very attached to Mary, Colin, Dickon and of course the robin!  255 more words


today's birthday: Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849)

Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849)

Burnett, a British-American playwright and author, began writing professionally in her late teens in order to help support her struggling family. Her stories were initially printed in magazines, and her first novel was published in 1877. 43 more words

I met a ghost from my childhood. No really.

Have you ever had one of those moments in your life that stops you dead in your tracks? You might not be able to explain exactly what’s going on, but you can sense an emotion washing over you–an impact that you may feel for days afterwards? 811 more words

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A Little Gem

Beckoning me from the delightful smell of freshly cooked bacon and eggs, it seemed inexcusable to pass, without taking a peek inside the Secret Garden Café. 128 more words


Tuesday Tip: DIY Book Cover Purse

Are you a book lover as I am? Books you have read are always a great conversation starter. Do you have friends that are into books and fashion in the same time? 88 more words


The Secret Garden

One of the books that had the most profound impact on my life was The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett. A Little Princess comes in a close second, but for me… It’s always been Mary Lenox. 259 more words


Reducing My Life's Collection of Books to One Box

I stood looking at the boxes littered across the spare room at my mom’s house. They held my life’s collection, all the books I had read in my life. 577 more words