Can't resist this! One Favorite memory, holding my sons when they were grown, one at a time, rocking them as I read this book to each one. It was a tradition at Christmas, one they were never embarassed by. They never outgrow Mama. I'll treasure memories of my 6' 2" Robbie in my lap, purring like a kitten ♥♥♥ MAMAS HOLD YOUR CHILDREN (DH)
If you haven't read this book, you need to. It is beautiful and luckily it is the first of a trilogy. Trust me on this. If you like really beautiful, interesting, non-cheesey non-Twilightish romance novels, this is perfect for you.
9 Inspiring Books To Get You Back On Track When You're Lost
One of my favorite books to read to my students on the first day of school is The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn. The main character, Chester the Raccoon is scared about starting school for the first time and doesn’t want to go. Mrs. Raccoon shares a family secret called the Kissing Hand to reassure him of her love any time he feels nervous or frightened. After reading this sweet story, we talk about how we felt about coming to school and that we can all feel differently. Then, we create this…