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Books to Read For an Alaskan Cruise! (Part One)

This summer our extended family is going on an Alaskan cruise! There will be 20 of us and we will be celebrating some important milestones on this trip, from birthdays (80 and 90 years old) to a big 60th wedding … Continue reading

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In Memory of Ann McGovern

I am not  sure when I first read Stone Soup, but I remember the impact it had on me. The sly, tricky way the stranger elicited cooperation so that all in the village could eat well was one of those … Continue reading

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Tree of Cranes by Allen Say

In the middle of all the hustle and bustle, the anxiety of trying to please everyone on my list and getting everything done in time it is often hard to remember what the point of it all is!   When that … Continue reading

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