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Top Ten Favorite Books… Updated Again!

In 2013 I first put together my top 10 favorite books, with the qualification that I had to have actually read them recently, not just childhood favorites that I vaguely remember as being awesome (because re-reading old favorites can sometimes be a rude awakening, am I right?). It’s probably a good time to revisit the list every… Continue reading Top Ten Favorite Books… Updated Again!

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TBT: Christmas Eve Traditions

I have such fond memories of reading picture books as the days led up to Christmas (even when I was much too “old” for picture books), but Christmas Eve was always special.  My parents would read our two favorite books every single Christmas Eve: The Little Golden Book Story of Christmas and The Berenstain Bears’ Christmas.… Continue reading TBT: Christmas Eve Traditions

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Alabama Adventures: Thanksgiving Edition

Last week we drove to Alabama to visit my family for Thanksgiving. With the upcoming move and my To-Do list getting longer by the minute, it was so nice to spend a few days away from it all. There was plenty of time to relax, take walks around the neighborhood, eat lots of great food,… Continue reading Alabama Adventures: Thanksgiving Edition

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Top Ten Favorite Books… Updated!

Last year I put together my top 10 favorite books, with the qualification that I had to have actually read them recently, not just childhood favorites that I vaguely remember as being awesome (because re-reading old favorites can sometimes be a rude awakening, am I right?). It’s probably a good time to revisit the list every… Continue reading Top Ten Favorite Books… Updated!