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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

November 26th, 2012 by melissa g
It’s Monday! What are you reading? is a meme hosted by Jen and Kellee where we can share what we’ve been reading and what’s on our “to read” list for this week. The great thing about this meme is that it’s especially for fans of kidlit. So, the focus is on anything from picture books Read More...

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Hurricane Sandy – What I Learned When We Lost Power

November 12th, 2012 by melissa g
When Hurricane Sandy came raging through the New York area on Monday, October 29, 2012, I thought I was prepared. I had batteries and flashlights ready to switch on. The laundry was done. I had given my kids clear instructions to refrain from their usual 3-outfits a day routine. We even cleaned up our usual Read More...

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