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The 12 Nights of Christmas

BY LYNDA CHELDELIN FELL Have you heard of The 12 Nights of Christmas? Also known as Secret Santa, I came across this concept years ago while reading “In Search of the Real Spirit of Christmas” by Dan Schaeffer. In the back was a chapter describing his family tradition modeled after the 12 days of Christmas.(…)

Book a Day December:  Grandma’s Garden

Book a Day December: Grandma’s Garden

Grandma’s Garden by Julie Ann Dolle Grandma’s Garden is a heart-warming story of a little girl, Genny, who comes to live with her grandparents one summer. There are many interesting, beautiful and encouraging things to learn at Grandma’s, from the enchanting color of flowers and plants growing in the garden to the delicious array of(…)

Book a Day December:  Lilly the Elf

Book a Day December: Lilly the Elf

Introduce Lilly the Elf to your Children Ages 5-7 Lily lives with her dad in a tiny house, in a busy city.  Her Granny Small lives there too (in the granny flat!).  From finding treasure to making wishes, Lily and her family share delightful adventures.  Add this series of books to your child’s stocking this(…)

Parenting Expert Elise McVeigh Unveils Series of Children’s Books

Parenting Expert Elise McVeigh Unveils Series of Children’s Books

Former Etiquette Expert at Dallas Morning News Neighborsgo, Columnist for Parents Magazine and Principal, Elise McVeigh’s Manners, Offers Solutions and Advice to Young and Old On Every Day Manners Just in time for the holiday season, Parenting and Manners Expert Elise McVeigh has unveiled a series of new children’s books. The five books are brand(…)

The Christmas Horse and the Three Wise Men

The Christmas Horse and the Three Wise Men

The Christmas horse is on a journey to meet baby Jesus! Join him and his animal friends with the three wise men as they cross snow-capped mountains, swift rivers, and hot deserts to reach the peaceful stable in Bethlehem where baby Jesus lies in a manger. Enjoy the beautiful scenery as captured by Isabelle Brent’s(…)

Book a Day December:  Meet Ellie the Weinerdog

Book a Day December: Meet Ellie the Weinerdog

How To Help Children Stay Off The Naughty List Year-Round It’s that time of year again when beleaguered parents constantly remind disobedient children that it’s more important than ever to do the right thing. Otherwise, they could end up on Santa’s notorious naughty list – the one specially reserved for kids who fight with siblings,(…)