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December 3, 2012

in the generous life

Years ago when my children were smaller, I would grab a book and read to them most evenings while Paul was working nearby on the computer. I have such fond memories of Gentle Ben, The Indian in the Cupboard and The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. It sparked many a question and many a conversation (and occasionally a bit of tickling).

Why not pick a book and read it with your sweetie as a way of connecting during the busy holiday season? If you have kids, pick a slightly “younger” book, and make it a family happening.

What a fun way to slow down and build memories.

Reading will give you lasting pleasure.  Laura Bush

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Lee Ann December 3, 2012 at 9:42 am

One of our favorite read-alouds for this season was The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, by Barbara Robinson. It’s filled with humor, and you may find yourself sniffling a bit by the end. Don’t waste time on the movie – just read the book!

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