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Celebrate: Going Through It #celebratelu 4/11/15

Ruth Ayres hosts a weekly celebration on her blog. I appreciate this invitation to reflect on the positives of my week. My son is really going through it right now. For years, I’ve thought that once there was love and strong attachment, things would be easy. But everything new just uncovers something else old that…

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Best of 2014 Reading Challenge Check-in

Last week’s #MustReadin2015 check-in reminded me that I set other reading goals for 2015, and now might be a good time to check on my progress. I’m obsessed with all of the annual best of books lists, so I put together my own reading challenge of 2014 titles that sounded interesting compiled from many different…

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #imwayr 4/6/15

Visit Unleashing Readers and Teach Mentor Texts to participate in the kidlit version of this weekly meme. On the blog: A curation of my favorite online reading from last week A celebration of family outings, new coffee mugs, and finishing big work projects A check-in of my progress on my #MustReadin2015 reading list A review…

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5 Things I Loved About Last Week #celebratelu

Ruth Ayres hosts a weekly celebration on her blog. I appreciate this invitation to reflect on the positives of my week. 1. We did something fun! Doing new stuff, even when it’s stuff that every other kid in the world would find super fun, is really hard for my son. We try not to push…

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#MustReadin2015 Check-in

Carrie at There’s a Book for That hosts a reading challenge I really enjoy: #MustReadin2015. As Carrie explains it: For anyone out there with a To Be Read list that seems like it will never end, this challenge is for you! This is all about making your own personal list of books 5? 10? 20?…