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Why I Read So Much

I’ve said it before: I am the typical English teacher cliche. I spend my weekends and summers with a cup of coffee, a book, and several cats. 603 more words


Outside In

The new Pixar movie, Inside Out, does a fantastic job exploring the inner emotional world of an eleven year old girl.  I knew from the first rumblings of this movie, it would be a social language gold mine!  403 more words

Happy Birthday, Cynthia Rylant!

Henry and Mudge (series)

Author: Cynthia Rylant

Illustrator: Sucie Stevenson

Publisher: Aladdin Paperbacks, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Division

Source: Personal collection… 276 more words

Eden -- Three and Three

Daily. Eden is becoming…Eden. Girl is vivacious, curious, cuddly, and demanding. She loves people and is continually seeking interaction with others (which can exhaust this introverted mama!) I often worry that I give her too much of myself…that she needs to be more independent…and yet, there’s that promise to let her be who God made her to be. 697 more words

Family Life

Snow Glory Lessons

Clump #185:  Sort son’s Billboard magazine collection.  Day ten of the 30-day, 30-post Bedroom Blast Challenge.

Today’s clump seemed like a mindless waste of time.  Our son had a subscription to… 525 more words

Picture Books for Snow Days

Hooray for a week of snow days right after winter vacation!…said no mom ever. And yet, we did okay. Unfortunately, the temperatures were dangerously cold so we couldn’t really make the most of our snow days and cabin fever set in quickly. 1,270 more words