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The Importance of Fishing

    “When I was a child my family enjoyed fishing on Puget Sound. The night before a fishing trip, my father brought in his tackle box from the garage and opened it as if it contained treasure….

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Best Read-Aloud Resource I know

    For those getting ready for a new school year, you might want to consider buying one book that gives you both reasons to read aloud to your children and also excellent reading lists to help you…

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Wonder

   One of the most important gifts parents can give their children is the ability to look at the natural world with wonder. Or more correctly, parents can recognize children’s natural curiosity and expand on it. The world…

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How Does Your Garden Grow?

    It’s mid-summer and whether you’re an urban dweller or down home country folk, you’ve probably got a few veggies growing. When you planted the seeds or transplanted the baby starter plants, you had high hopes for…

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Do You Believe in Miracles?

What if I said I could grant you the power to make your child into a strong, competent reader with just one simple magic potion? Really, I can…almost. The trick is you have to invest thirty minutes…

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