November 23, 2015

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, […]
November 12, 2013

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 […]
November 22, 2012

Are You Turkey Worthy?

I was sick this week, so I gave myself permission to veg on the couch watching TV, even before the kids went to bed.  Surprisingly, I […]
November 23, 2011

Ways to Be Grateful

I’m sitting in an upstairs bedroom as the smell of pumpkin pie wafts up the stairwell. Tomorrow the family will arrive, starting around noon: not just […]
November 21, 2011

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 […]
November 17, 2011

Make-A-Book: Thanksgiving Edition

While we’re on the subject of crafts and Thanksgiving, here is a book I put together for my girls about Thanksgiving.   It’s a .pdf file right […]
November 14, 2011

Thanksgiving! Books For Kids 10 and Under

Books To Consider Buying These books would be a spiritual investment.  More than the facts of the story, they help kids see God at the center […]