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Words Shaping Minds

I remember the first novel-length book I read aloud to my kids. I was frustrated that day.  My husband was away on a business trip and I was stuck at home with a four-year-old and a seven-year-old and no TV to turn on and keep them occupied, even though by that time on Saturday afternoon […]

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Why I Hail Caesar!

I’m not a big Cohen Brothers fan, meaning I don’t stand in line for a movie just because it has their stamp on it.  Their latest didn’t do great box office, but upon its home release I found myself watching it three times in a row.  Unheard-of.  Here’s the list (because I’m listy) The commies […]