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Eight Great Reasons Why You Should Be Gifting Books

Get them something they want, something they need, something to wear, and something to READ. I think this is a fantastic rule of thumb to follow, but how many actually do this? The stores are currently bursting at the seams with gift items. But are they really nice things? As long as I've been buying… Continue reading Eight Great Reasons Why You Should Be Gifting Books

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Favorite Gift Ideas

It's crunch time, and if you are a procrastinator like myself, you are still searching for a great, thoughtful, gift that will be used, loved, and not break the bank!  As kids get older, sometimes it's difficult to find something they will like, that's out of the ordinary, and not too expensive.  This year, my… Continue reading Favorite Gift Ideas

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Top 10 Usborne Gift Guide

I am not an early shopper.  I am also not a fan of the craziness of Black Friday shopping, heaps of plastic toys, and the frenzy of the season in general.   I may be a little "grinchy", but there are some things I do like about the upcoming season, such as cooler weather, hot coffee,… Continue reading Top 10 Usborne Gift Guide