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Cat Montgomery is a woman who believes you should do what you enjoy and are good at. However, her own particular set of skills are somewhat unusual. Cat is, well, a jewel thief, a cat […]

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Top 4 Chapter Book Series for Girls

Julia and Sophia love books with strong leading characters who are girls. These are their favorite chapter book series… Note: This post contains Amazon affiliate links. #1 – Junie B. Jones My girls screamed laughing […]

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People usually write memoirs for one of a couple of reasons — they are famous or they have a story to tell about some sort of obstacle overcome. In Now I See You Nicole Kear […]

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Big Hero 6 Title Image

I first heard about “Big Hero 6″ while at the D23 Expo in August 2013 and I was intrigued by the look and feel of the movie.  “Big Hero 6” is the 54th feature film […]

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It’s an inevitable rite of parenthood– answering the age-old question, “Where do babies come from?” Accomplished author/illustrator Sophie Blackall tackles this question in a beautifully rendered new picture book, The Baby Tree. Now, let me tell […]

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100FootJourneyHelen

Are you a foodie? Then you are going to love DreamWorks Pictures’ new movie “The Hundred-Foot Journey” staring Academy Award®-winner Helen Mirren and based on the novel “The Hundred-Foot Journey” by Richard C. Morais.  The […]

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On a recent weekend away with friends, I couldn’t sleep. I wasn’t comfortable getting up to read, and turning on the light would wake my husband, so I decided to check the kindle app on […]

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Summer Reading Logo

This post is part of a sponsored program with Scholastic, but Jennifer D. loves to encourage reading, so her thoughts are her own. Summer is here for us in Texas, evidenced by the heat and […]

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HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2

Our writer Jennifer D. visited DreamWorks to learn more about the movie How to Train Your Dragon 2. She was a guest of 20th Century Fox & DreamWorks Animation, but her opinions are her own. […]

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Closed Doors

Things aren’t so great in 11-year-old Michael Murray’s life at the moment. His dad has been out of work for a while, which makes things strained between him and his mom. And then one night, […]

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