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Have an Awesome Thanksgiving

In honor of this week’s holiday,a book review post from a few years back: Sarah Gives Thanks: How Thanksgiving Became a National Holiday, by Mike Allegra, illustrated by David Gardner.  Whitman, 2012, 32 pages. Age-interest level: 4-up As our story opens, Sarah Hale is gathered with her five children around the Thanksgiving table.  No one 

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Looking Forward to Thanksgiving and Christmas

Every holiday season brings forth a crop of shiny new picture books, and we’re on the beat.  Today, two for Thanksgiving and two for Christmas–the more secular side of Christmas, but we plan to tell you about more Christ-centered ones as the season approaches.  Giving Thanks: Poems, Prayers, and Praise Songs of Thanksgiving, by Katherine 

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RR Podcast 9: Susan Hunt on Raising Thankful Kids

Last week, Janie and I had the privilege of speaking with Susan Hunt…and happily for you, we managed to tape our conversation!  For those of you who don’t know her, you’re in for a treat.  For years she has been a staple at women’s ministry events, (In fact, she still is!  Look for her at 

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