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Forum: Books, Music, and Media   11-30-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,395
Posted By Traci mom23boys
Every Christmas eve we watch Family Man &...

Every Christmas eve we watch Family Man & Christmas day is It's A Wonderful Life...for as many years as I can remember.
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   10-19-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By Traci mom23boys
I loved this book when my children were young. ...

I loved this book when my children were young.
Wise Child by Sonia Choquette
http://www.amazon.com/Wise-Child-Spiritual-Nurturing-Intuition/dp/0609803999...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   08-19-2011, 12:13 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,656
Posted By Traci mom23boys
The Birth House- Ami McKay One Thousand White...

The Birth House- Ami McKay
One Thousand White Women- Jim Fergus
Into the Forest- Jean Hegland
The Handmaid's Tale- Margaret Atwood
Pope Joan- Donna Woolfolk Cross
Bitter Grounds-Sandra Benitz...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   07-23-2011, 03:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,481
Posted By Traci mom23boys
I love the YA genre too! I agree with the pp...

I love the YA genre too! I agree with the pp about the Printz awards. This year's winner was one of my favorites *Ship Breaker*.
 
~traci
 
 
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   04-05-2011, 08:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,151
Posted By Traci mom23boys
Wow! I think they both would be perfect in the...

Wow! I think they both would be perfect in the OPPOSITE roles...go figure! I would be worried about Jennifer Lawrence because of her coloring and body type if I hadn't loved her so much in Winter's...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   01-26-2011, 11:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 355
Posted By Traci mom23boys
My husband leans toward non-fiction too. One of...

My husband leans toward non-fiction too. One of his favorites (and mine) is *Devil in the White City* by Erik Larson
 
 
~traci
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   01-13-2011, 12:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 721
Posted By Traci mom23boys
If she liked *When You Reach Me*, the same...

If she liked *When You Reach Me*, the same author wrote *First Light*. I read this with my middle grade book club and we all loved it!
*Howl's Moving Castle*, was another we read and enjoyed. Susan...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   01-08-2011, 12:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,486
Posted By Traci mom23boys
Wow, I am so surprised to see a thread with that...

Wow, I am so surprised to see a thread with that title. We love netflix! We have had it for 7 years and started streaming about a year ago. We like having both. I agree that the movie selection...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   10-14-2010, 05:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,196
Posted By Traci mom23boys
The Grey Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher by...

The Grey Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher by Molly Bang

Monique Felix has a whole series of Mouse Books.

I am so excited to be able to recommend both of these, they are so amazing!
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   09-09-2010, 03:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 835
Posted By Traci mom23boys
*Snow Falling on Cedars* I read this over a...

*Snow Falling on Cedars*
I read this over a decade ago, but it is still with me. It is set in the aftermath of WWII, but delves into racism and the effects of the Japanese internment camps.
...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   08-19-2010, 04:54 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,758
Posted By Traci mom23boys
When I lived in a house with hideous cabinets I...

When I lived in a house with hideous cabinets I took the doors off and painted the insides white. I loved them! I love open shelving. I have all my pantry items in different jars on an antique...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   08-19-2010, 04:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,144
Posted By Traci mom23boys
Dogger by Shirley Hughes Various Alfie stories...

Dogger by Shirley Hughes
Various Alfie stories by Shirley Hughes (everything she writes is wonderful)

The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry & the Big Hungry Bear by Don & Audrey Wood

The...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   08-12-2010, 10:07 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,261
Posted By Traci mom23boys
Quote: Originally Posted by cathe...

Quote:
Originally Posted by cathe http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15728285)
This World We Live In by Susan Beth Pfeffer
...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   08-04-2010, 03:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,937
Posted By Traci mom23boys
Bitter Grounds by Sandra Benitez Set on a...

Bitter Grounds by Sandra Benitez
Set on a coffee plantation, spanning from the 30s through the 70s.
One of my favorites.

Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross
A woman disguised as a man rises...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   07-15-2010, 04:15 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 9,691
Posted By Traci mom23boys
I am at day 10 using the homeopathic spray and...

I am at day 10 using the homeopathic spray and have lost 13 lbs. I couldn't be happier with the protocol. I miss the variety of food but not the quantity.


~traci
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   07-11-2010, 09:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,107
Posted By Traci mom23boys
I have also kept a reading journal since 2004. I...

I have also kept a reading journal since 2004. I write the title, author, date read and a few sentences about what I thought of it. I love going back and seeing what I have read over the years.

I...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   07-02-2010, 02:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 765
Posted By Traci mom23boys
Good Will Hunting Waitress My Cousin...

Good Will Hunting

Waitress

My Cousin Vinnie

Family Man

House Sitter
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   06-30-2010, 04:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 553
Posted By Traci mom23boys
You might try putting holds on books,then go to...

You might try putting holds on books,then go to the library knowing you have a big stack to read or check out when the kids get restless.

www.chinaberry.com (http://www.chinaberry.com) is a great...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   06-24-2010, 07:36 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,724
Posted By Traci mom23boys
#21 *The Passage* by Justin Cronin Here is...

#21 *The Passage* by Justin Cronin

Here is a review from Amazon:

ou don't have to be a fan of vampire fiction to be enthralled by The Passage, Justin Cronin's blazing new novel. Cronin is a...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   06-20-2010, 03:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 758
Posted By Traci mom23boys
I just want to second Jim Weiss. He is such a...

I just want to second Jim Weiss. He is such a wonderful storyteller. Most of his work can be found at www.chinaberry.com (http://www.chinaberry.com). My boys absolutely LOVED listening to him when...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   06-20-2010, 03:08 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,724
Posted By Traci mom23boys
Quote: Originally Posted by cathe...

Quote:
Originally Posted by cathe http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15533076)
The Prophet of Yonwood by Jeanne DuPrau
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Forum: Books, Music, and Media   06-18-2010, 05:27 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,634
Posted By Traci mom23boys
A few that haven't been mentioned yet: Hold...

A few that haven't been mentioned yet:

Hold On To Your Kids by Gordon Neufeld

The Explosive Child by Ross Greene

Punished by Rewards by Alfie Kohn

Kids, Parents & Power Struggles by Mary...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   06-05-2010, 02:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,456
Posted By Traci mom23boys
You could check out these blogs: ...

You could check out these blogs:

http://scienceblogs.com/casaubonsbook/

http://theautomaticearth.blogspot.com/

http://thearchdruidreport.blogspot.com/


blessings on your difficult...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   06-02-2010, 02:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 693
Posted By Traci mom23boys
I love this Little Red Riding Hood. ...

I love this Little Red Riding Hood.

http://www.amazon.com/Little-Riding-...5496420&sr=1-3...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   05-29-2010, 06:55 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,110
Posted By Traci mom23boys
I loved The Hunger Games & Catching Fire- if you...

I loved The Hunger Games & Catching Fire- if you like the YA genre here are some suggestions:

The Carbon Diaries 2015 & TCD 2017

The City of Bones trilogy (i think)

Life AS We Knew It-...
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