Tag Archives: Books

Future Challenge – What Are Your Most Precious Books?

Challenge #20 I’ve been away for a bit, and so there was no challenge last week, but I brought back some treasures with me…  books that belonged to my mother. If you love to read (and my guess is that … Continue reading

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The Portable Magic of Books

“I don’t believe in the kind of magic in my books. But I do believe something very magical can happen when you read a good book.” ― J.K. Rowling   I grew up with books. I think every room in our … Continue reading

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Mind the Gap: Paper or Electronic?

I still remember going to the library with my Mum when I was a preschooler. I had my own library card, and proudly brought home three books from each visit. I learned to read phonetically, and those books gave me … Continue reading

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From Mundane to Meaningful – Everyday and Special Times with Grandkids

Most of our grandchildren live about an hour from us in one direction or another, making it relatively easy to take part in their lives.  We’ve gone to aquariums and libraries with them. We’ve gone to their parades, school fairs, … Continue reading

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