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#abookandagameaday, Mon. 5/25/20- still social distancing, Wedding Anniversary Games to Play Online

Today was my parents’ wedding anniversary. So we played a game with them through zoom to honor them. They are celebrating 57 years! So I came up with two anniversary games for the occasion. First we did Wedding Anniversary Wits … Continue reading

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#abookandagameaday, First Half of May 2020- still social distancing

Here we are almost done with May and I have just shared our books and games for four days this month. So here’s a massive post, where I blog fast and furiously with few comments, starting today and working backwards, … Continue reading

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#abookandagameaday, Mon. 5/4/20, still social distancing…A Termite Architect, Therapy, and a Jackpot of Games, Plus Funny Brad Upton

I love books like the one above, that have lots of funny cultural references to art or literature, along with a running joke for the whole plot. This is such a funny book! It’s about a termite who won’t eat … Continue reading

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#abookandagameaday, Sun. 5/3/20, still social distancing

  Every Sunday night I read aloud to Bugsy 6-8 pages from a book in this series, the Illustrated Stories From Church History. We’re on Volume 4, It’s only taken about four years to get to this point! Slow and … Continue reading

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#abookandagameaday, Fri. 5/1/20, still social distancing…Emily and Jeopardy!

A sweet picture book bio about Emily Dickinson. (You can read a digital version of this picture book in Scribd! That’s a website full of digital books. You can read it for free by signing up for a free two … Continue reading

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#abookandagameaday, Saturday 5/2/20, still social distancing

  I finished reading the above book to Bugsy for a bedtime story, about the Wright Brothers. I am definitely amazed at their persistence. I wonder if we in today’s society would be able to persist like they did. Before … Continue reading

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#abookandagameaday, Thurs. 4/30/20, still social distancing, Tolkien and Hero Double Ditto

This is a fun picture book bio of J.R.R. Tolkien. I didn’t know he was an orphan who met his future wife at boarding school. I read it to Bugsy for a bedtime story. I love that he put all … Continue reading

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#abookandagameaday, Wednesday 4/29/20, still social distancing: Mayo Brothers, Ben, and Payday

This darling book above is so fascinating! A great tour of the many inventions and roles of Founding Father Ben Franklin. Wow America really got blessed by his brains and energy. We are enjoying his inventions over 200 years later. … Continue reading

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#abookandagameaday, Tuesday 4/28/20, still social distancing

  So we are still on a Tuttle Twins streak to learn principles of freedom based on freedom classics written for adults by great thinkers. The one we finished above is based on the book below. Another one to put … Continue reading

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#abookandagameaday, Monday 4/27/20, still social distancing

  I found the above picture book on Libby. If you are running out of books to read to your children, check out Libby. Here’s a great post I wish I had written about it. How we miss the public … Continue reading

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