Category Archives: characters

Garfield

My kids are going through a phase where they are LOVING graphic novels (a.k.a. comic books).  At first I was somewhat reluctant to let them forego chapter books for comic books, but if you’ve been following my blog for a … Continue reading

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Ahoy there, me hearties!

Over the weekend we took our boys to see the play “How I Became a Pirate”, a play based on a book by the same name that I’ve been reading to them since they were little.  That book led us … Continue reading

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Pokemon…

Pokemon…a friend recently gave my son a Pokemon card at school and ever since then we’ve been hearing and seeing a lot of these little critters.  Neither one of my boys has seen the cartoon, but they seem to have … Continue reading

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Revolution…

School lunch seems to be a hot topic these days.  I think much of the buzz about school lunch program in the United States stems from Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution… a TV program that reveals the travesty that exists in the … Continue reading

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Shiver Me Timber…

If I’m being honest, when I started our transition to healthier eating it had very little to do with the kids and everything to do with me.  I was fed up with feeling tired, unmotivated and squeezing into jeans because … Continue reading

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