Monthly Archives: August 2016

when life gets in the way

Ok so I really wanted to post today! I have a post started that is harder to write than I can do at 9:15 p.m. after a busy day. The detail that is needed to express what I am think … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What are you reading? prison books

I am finishing my reading run of Prison books for middle graders. An odd topic for some but a topic that opens a new perspective for many students and adults alike. It also opens the door for students whose family … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What are you reading? fantasy

I tend to fall for certain authors and Jonathan Auxier is one of them. I read Peter Nimble and the Fantastic Eyes a year ago or so and didn’t love it at first but for some reason the character of … Continue reading

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Where do my plants come from?

I am one happy gardener and love picking up plants from friends and neighbors yards. I buy a few here and there and grow a few from seed as well. This is literally where they come from but my question … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What are you reading? books about prison

Prison is not the topic one thinks about when referring to fiction books for children but there are quiet a few that have popped up on the scene these days. There is the series that we all know Tales from … Continue reading

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More important than water??

“Sometime it seems like it is more important than water”                                                             … Continue reading

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Journals and Diaries – Building a writing habit

As a kid I remember wanting a diary. The little book with a lock and key. I was told this was a place I could write all my secrets and tell all my stories. My older sister had one and … Continue reading

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