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The Tomten and the Fox: A sweet kidlit review to get you in the Holiday Spirit

A tomte is just another word for a gnome. Tomtes know many things. They know what the weather will be by how quickly the squirrels are gathering nuts. They know how to find the tastiest mushrooms but most importantly, they know how to talk to animals, especially foxes. The Tomten and the Fox is a story… Read More The Tomten and the Fox: A sweet kidlit review to get you in the Holiday Spirit

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Santa Lucia Morning in Sweden Book Review (and some Glögg)

This beautiful book about the Swedish holiday Sankta Lucia has become a read-a-loud favorite in this house. This beautiful book has become a read-a-loud favorite in this house. Ewa Rydåker and illustrator Carina Ståhlberg have truly captured the spirit of “living” the Lucia tradition each year. The book tells the old story of Sankta Lucia… Read More Santa Lucia Morning in Sweden Book Review (and some Glögg)