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Baked Beans at Embden Pond

Embden Pond | Maine

Some of our best friends invited us up to their friend’s camp on Embden Pond. We gladly took them up on the offer for some relaxing family time in central Maine. 258 more words

Family

Splendors and Glooms by Laura Amy Schlitz

Reviewed by Jane Oliver-Purton (Library Staff)

This is a complex interwoven tale consisting of three stories: Cassandra, the Witch, rich girl, Clara Wintermute, and impoverished orphans, Lizzie Rose and Parsefall.  76 more words

Ashley Tisdale Wears "You Can't Sit With Us" Top #Disappointed

Ashley Tisdale was spotted walking around last week with a “You Can’t Sit With Us” top. Why would anyone wear a message like that? So uncool, so unkind. Disappointed.

Fashion

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A photo of each of my children every week for 52 weeks

Jackson: Sweaters in August, what?!

Cassie: Always getting “talked” into sharing her snacks. 7 more words

Family

Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Reviewed by Jane Oliver-Purton (Library Staff)

August Pullman is born with a facial deformity so severe that his parents have never sent him to school.  Now that he is a fifth grader, they have all decided it’s time for Auggie to begin at prestigious Beecher Prep.  70 more words

The year she didn't sing.

I struggled with this post. It’s the battle every writer faces and I’m sure over the next few years the question of “is this okay to write about, to share?” will pop up more and more often as I balance the privacy of my children versus representing what… 948 more words

Blessed And Possessed

The year she didn't sing.

I struggled with this post. It’s the battle every writer faces and I’m sure over the next few years the question of “is this okay to write about, to share?” will pop up more and more often as I balance the privacy of my children versus representing what… 948 more words

Blessed And Possessed