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“Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.”

– Shel Silverstein


Picture Book Ahoy!

What more wondrous way to start one’s literary career than in the library corner that teems with picture books?

In elementary school, I would rush off to the library during lunch hour to dive headfirst, lovingly, into the arms of the welcoming bookshelves that held all the yummy picture books (though no, not… 322 more words


Classics to read

Earlier this evening my daughter, son-in-law, and I were talking about classics to read to the girls before bed each night.  Number one on my list for Lily to read is… 80 more words


The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein: A Book Review

Aside from the Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry( 5 stars ), this is another book influenced me to read children books. Besides, had my nun student not hyped it up on Facebook, my interest in reading children books would not have erupted more from its dormant state. 214 more words


Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein

There is a place where the sidewalk ends and before the street begins, and there the grass grows soft and white, and there the sun burns crimson bright, and there the moon-bird rests from his flight to cool in the peppermint wind. 53 more words


Science World...

As always, we feel so lucky to live in such a beautiful city with endless opportunities for adventure. We don’t have a children’s museum here in Vancouver but we have something equally awesome: Science World!   454 more words

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