What to Read on the Night Before the Night Before Christmas

This is the Christmas Eve tradition in our house, as I’m sure it is in many others across the country: before heading off to bed, the children write a note to Santa, set it next to a plate of cookies and carrots, and then settle in by the fire to hear someone read “A Visit… Continue reading What to Read on the Night Before the Night Before Christmas

Fathers and Daughters, by the Book

Recently, I overheard my girls singing the words to¬†“Daughters” by John Mayer. This pleased me, but perhaps not for the reason you’d think. Although I like it when my kids sing, I generally don’t like them singing songs like that written by a guy like this. Nonetheless, I am a big fan of any art… Continue reading Fathers and Daughters, by the Book