Tuesday, February 26, 2013

The Hundred Dresses

We don’t have church until 1:00 on Sundays these days and I love our time in the mornings. 

I am determined to use that time wisely. 

And to get my children (and myself) reading more. 

So I combined my two goals a few weeks ago and sat down with the girls to start a book that has been gathering dust for a while in my “good intentions to read” pile. 

It’s called “The Hundred Dresses .”2013-02-03 sunday 69162
We liked it so much that we just kept going and going.

We read the whole thing in one sitting (it’s not long).  We loved it.  2013-02-03 sunday 69159(The girls went a little loopy when we were done:)

Such a powerful lesson of the importance of not judging and reaching out to others.

Now we need to get on to reading “Understood Betsy ” and “Wonder ” that are waiting patiently in my “read with kids” pile.

Can’t wait.

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