Category Archives: reading

Shaving Cream Letters

In school, Caroline learns a new letter each week. Since she wasn’t really picking up each letter each week, I decided to work with her on the new letter before it is introduced. This week the letter was P and … Continue reading

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A Christmas Tradition of Santa Giving Books

***I am reposting this from 2 years ago since it is my most popular post ever – plus the time is perfect***just to clarify a few things which I have been asked – the post office gives anyone those airmail … Continue reading

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My New Favorite Baby Gift

My new favorite baby gift to give is the One Line a Day Memory Book. The concept is so simple and in the same lines with journaling & scrapbooking but IT’s DOABLE for everyone. The idea behind the book is … Continue reading

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Some Heavy Summer Reading

Summer reading choices are often light in subject matter which can make for an easy, pleasant read. While the following books fall into the heavy, deep, serious, dark, thoughtful category, I feel they are still worth reading this summer. Ellis … Continue reading

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Pitching a Tent

Our house is where bed linens go to die. It is beyond ridiculous. Enter my closet and you will find an abundance of old comforters, worn sheets, mismatched pillowcases, and scratchy throws. We could probably open a homeless shelter in … Continue reading

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My Top 10 Favorite Adult Books

Maybe I should clarify…especially for certain friends of mine. When I say adult books I mean typical regular books you would find in your local bookstore – not the adult bookstore.   I love to read and am a pretty … Continue reading

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Like mother, like daughter

What’s a 22 month old to do when waiting in Walmart? Why it must be to find out what Jennifer Aniston is up to?

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