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January 15, 2013



Love that last paragraph. My kids (and I (ahem, whispering that last part)) were obsessed with HG too when we were reading. I'd love to know your consequences for such a horrible offense, I mean BOOOKS? READING? really, what ever will you do? =) (The caps will have to suffice as I don't have a sarcasm font.)

Rachel in ND (and if you think 9 is cold, you've never lived here)


I'm with Rachel up here in ND, 9 is quite balmy actually. And yes, I do know what it feels like to have your nose hairs freeze, regularly. Today was pretty nice though, I think it was 20 when I came home from work.

Not sure what I could come up with the consequences for getting caught reading after bedtime. I would just be ecstatic to have one that actually wants to read that much.


Noah calls that sneak reading, and since I used to do the same thing, I find it very hard to get mad!

I probably shouldn't tell you that it has been unseasonably warm here in Florida. Highs in the 80s. The air went out at school all day Monday and we were dying! Oh,wait...I'll be quiet now.


I have routinely threatened my daughter with the loss of reading privileges. ("If you don't stop that, I'll, I'll, I'll take away your book! I mean it!") Desperate times call for desperate measures...


I love sneak reading! What a perfect phrase.

Also? When it is super cold outside, blow bubbles outside the freeze mid-air. It's very impressive.


let me correct myself "they freeze midair*

Melissa Christine Brereton

I used to get caught reading like that, and to boot I thought I was sneaky by hiding my storybook (only the biggest book I owned) under my pillow and thinking they didn't notice. ;)

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