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December 31, 2017

As the final post for 2017, I want to share three beautifully illustrated picture books that touched my heart. Each one involves winter, animals, and caring for each other. 

The first is a unique take on researching a science report - The Bear Report by Thyra Heder

Through dreamy...

December 30, 2017

When I first decided to write a PPBF post on this book, I didn't realize how often my life imitates art. Instead of getting right to it, I ended up imitating Tortoise. While not actually hibernating, I definitely withdrew and burrowed into decorating, cookie making, and spending some glor...

December 11, 2017

In this busy season of cleaning, baking, decorating, shopping, and wrapping it's important to find time for yourself. Why not take a moment away from everything and read some wonderful holiday stories.  Check out the links, but also be sure to scroll through the comments for some great su...

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