What is Christmas without a super cool Gingerbread House?? This year, the embassy club sold gingerbread house kits, so we got one and spent a happy FHE making a house worthy of Hansel and Gretel!! (I even wanted to find some pictures of hansel and gretel and the witch and pop them inside as sort of a diarama, but for some reason no one liked that idea. Not sure why. I thought it was pretty funny.)
Voila!! C'est fini! We enjoyed making that little house, and it happily adorns the top of our fridge until Christmas day, which is the day I told the kids they could eat it. I think I'll be gone that day. Blech...
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As a Stay At Home Mom of 4 wonderful children, I have the amazing opportunity not only to home school them, but to do so in many different places! I am married to the most amazingly wonderful (and handsome) man in the whole world! Together, we seek out, every day, that Joy in the Journey that makes life exciting!
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by Dan Brown
I like that the plot twists and turns a lot...and it makes you think. However, I don't appreciate Dan Brown's endings in his books. I find the endings incongruent with the rest of his stories--why make it a romance for the last chapter...
I loved this book. I'm a sucker for fairy tales/fantasy. This was so well written! I can't wait to read all the rest of her books!
I'm reading this one again. I liked it the first time I read it. I'm still liking it for the second time around. I like all of Shannon Hales' books. **Still lots of fun the second time around! I do like this book for a comfortable...