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Page Turners for 2015

I love to read and want to share book suggestions for the New Year. I enjoying being absorbed into a book. It’s an invitation to forget about dirty dishes and meal planning and enter into another world. I read non-fiction to help keep my mind sharp and not entirely cluttered with little things; and I […]

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While the threes can be tiring, I wouldn't trade anything for this time ... this boy.

Clear Mind, Better Mama: How I Hope Meditating Will Help Guide Me Through Motherhood

The long and the short of it is that it took me more than three years to get pregnant. Being the eternal optimist, bright-side seeker that I am, I reasoned that it allowed me the experience and the time I needed to develop skills, like patience and consistency, that I knew I would draw on when raising […]

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Parenting by the Book

With so many parenting books, ranging from sleeping tips, feeding advice, breastfeeding how to, and toddler survival, it can be overwhelming to find one that piques your interest, or you can relate to, or doesn’t make you feel like you are doing something wrong! Sometimes it’s just nice to read a book that will bring you […]

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Must Read Books for Moms

Sometimes, as parents we need to take a temporary vacation from the kids and enjoy some quiet time with a good book! I have compiled a great list of books that will make you laugh and cry the whole way through, teach you to create a culinary masterpiece, or take you on a journey into […]

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10 Books for Toddlers

10 Books for Toddlers (Mom & Teacher Recommended)

During the month of April, public libraries are celebrating National Library Week. While this might not be a highlight for most of us, I am using it as an excuse to indulge in my greatest passion–children’s literature. As a kindergarten teacher, I would scour the shelves of the school library, looking for new books to […]

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Our Favorite Christmas Books

There seems to be an overwhelming trend of families enjoying books together this Christmas. My social media feeds are filled with photos of tree skirts lined with wrapped books waiting to be opened each night before Christmas. As a lover of books for my kids, especially holiday-themed books, I love this trend! Here is a […]

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