Bedtime Stories

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I just love snuggling with our Little Darling in bed at night. Little ones who are fresh from the bath just smell so good! We have been reading stories together for a while now, and what is becoming very clear is that a certain someone has VERY specific tastes when it comes to what he… 

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Girls Can Be Engineers and Doctors, too!

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Sometimes I fear that there are so many books being written right now about all the things girls can do…that boys are eventually going to feel left out. What do you think? Probably not, right? But I do think that these books are useful not just for girls but for boys as well…to let them… 

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What’s Your Favorite Animal?

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Aren’t we lucky? Eric Carle and 13 other illustrators that you might have run across in your reading, got together to make a really fun book – What’s Your Favorite Animal?  After all, everyone does have a favorite animal, right? And…it is really fun to see that people are quite diverse in their animal choices… 

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Tooth Fairy, Tooth Mouse, Rabbits, BIrds, Pigs etc…What is your tradition?

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Even though we have lived all over the world..for some reason, it never occurred to me that other cultures would have different ways of dealing with the teeth that children lose. Why not? I guess that I was just not that interested…after all, if you had a list of burning questions you were pondering “Who… 

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Presidents’ Day

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I have assembled some books today to help children understand and appreciate the two presidents that we commonly associate Presidents’ Day with – George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.  All of these books were available through my local library. They are all great resources for information, especially if you have a school age child who might… 

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