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Toby’s Snow Day: Creating Checklists for Independent Play

It’s snowing today. It’s snowing hard. Of course, the schools in the city aren’t officially closed. But, I’ve got one kid home sick already. [Poor Bea’s recovering from pneumonia.] There’s really no point in making the GROUP effort to get the other one off to school through a boot-rise of snow, especially with more coming. […]

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Sunday Suppers: A Chinese New Year Feast

January 21, 2012 Pork Potstickers : General Tso’s Chicken : Kung Pao Shrimp   WELCOME BACK! We’ve been on a bit of a hiatus since our Advent Shadowbox 2011 extravaganza. We thought it was about time to let you in on our Family New Year’s Resolution for 2012:  Build More Family Traditions & Strengthen The Ones Already In Place This January, we […]

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Advent Shadowbox: Day 11, Imagining Santa’s Workshop

DECEMBER 7, 2011 11TH DAY OF ADVENT 18 DAYS ‘TIL CHRISTMAS SOME STORIES SAY IT’S A PALACE OF ICE AND SNOW, OR A FACTORY, OR, AS IN BABAR’S PRJMNESWE, AN ELABORATE UNDERGROUND NETWORK OF  CAVES. WHERE DO YOU IMAGINE SANTA’S ELVES DO ALL THEIR HANDIWORK? DRAW YOUR OWN PICTURE OF SANTA’S WORKSHOP TODAY! Here’s a […]

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