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Our Favorite Christmas Books: Part One

20 favorite Christmas books for toddlers and preschool kids

We have been reading and enjoying TONS of Christmas books for toddler and preschool aged kids this holiday season!  I thought it’d be nice to share our favorite Christmas books in case you are looking to start or add to your own collection.  These are a mix of religious and secular Christmas books in totally random […]

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Our Favorite Picture Books

favorite picture books

  These are some of our favorite picture books (in alphabetical order).  By favorite, I mean we’ve read them minimally 10 times each…true favorites!  Click on the title to see the full blog post or a link to the title on Amazon.  Check back often for new additions! 🙂   Our Favorite Picture Books Arthur’s […]

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The Jesus Storybook Bible Reading Plan for Easter 2013

Last year we discovered The Jesus Storybook Bible makes for a perfect read during the season of Lent.  Lent is the period of 40 weekdays leading up to Easter (excluding Sundays), and the Jesus Storybook Bible’s 40th story is the Easter story, with 4 stories that come afterwards as follow-up.  It really couldn’t be a […]

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Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Alphabet Bath

Welcome to this week’s Alphabet edition of Wash & Learn!   After you read about our alphabet bath, be sure to hop over to see the fun bath time shared by Crystal on Bath Activities for Kids.This week we were blessed by a visit from Oma, my mother in law.  She brought along a whole […]

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Visits to the Dentist

In wake of Lilah’s recent accident and some routine scheduled cleanings for the rest of us, we’ve been to the dentist several times in the last two weeks.   I was reminded of this post I wrote awhile back about our first dental visit.  I was really nervous about it.  My kids don’t typically do well […]

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Calling All Dr. Seuss Fans! — Seussical the Musical!

The Monday Musical series is a weekly feature on the blog each Monday.  It details the musical we listened to the previous week, along with any additional resources we used or go-along activities we completed.  Rationale and Goals:I decided to start listening to musicals with Luke (age 4) and Lilah (age 2) because they LOVE music […]

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30 Favorite Children’s Book Authors

We *love* to read at our house and I think it is one of the most important things you can do with your child, starting from the very beginning!  Here is a listing of 30 of our favorite children’s book authors both classic and contemporary.  We’ve enjoyed these authors’ books during the time from birth […]

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