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The First Movie You Saw in Theaters and Reap the Wild Wind (1942)

Do you remember the first movie you saw in theaters? Mine was The Secret Garden in 1993. I had already seen the 1949 version with Margaret O’Brien and that was my preferred version, so I recall discussing the new film with my sister and deciding that we didn’t like the new version as much. 742 more words

Movie Thoughts

BabyLit Two New Charming Titles

Don Quixote: A BabyLit® Spanish Language Primer

Secret Garden A BabyLit® Flowers Primer

Hooray, it feels like spring is here.  I’ve been so excited about BabyLit books ever since I first got my hands on them and they keep making more of literally all of my favorite books.  85 more words

Reading & Books

I bought a new (old) book today!

Normally when I spend a rather large chunk of change I experience that feeling of buyer’s remorse.
Not today!
I woke to photos of a first edition book I’ve been considering. 306 more words


Congratulations to the RLT 2015-2016 Season Directors and Producers!

Congratulations to the RLT 2015-2016 Season Directors and Producers. As always, the selection process is incredibly difficult because we have so many good applicants. We will be conducting interviews for the remaining productions that are yet to be determined. 763 more words

Disney's Aladdin

Classics Begging to be Read Aloud

There is something that I find comforting about snuggling up with my petite at night and reading chapter books.  You see, I’ve been waiting for her five year old attention span for years now; so that we could share in reading larger books.  302 more words

Reading & Books

Secret Garden

If you look the right way, you can see that the whole world is a garden.
Frances Hodgson Burnett – The Secret Garden


Mistress Mary Quite Contrary

And the secret garden bloomed and bloomed and every morning revealed new miracles.

-The Secret Garden

I’ve finished February’s frame in my Story Time Sampler…

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