After a while,
I realized that it was MUCH more fun for them when
I brought the books out ONE at a time!
Oh, the anticipation, the wonder –
“When will the christmas tree book come?”
“Remember the one about Santa when he was little?”
“I love the one with the knitted hats!”
So, a couple of years ago I stored all of the Christmas books away in January (I used to leave them out & about all year) & then started bringing out just one Christmas related book each day starting on December 1st.
I always start with Father Cat’s Christmas Tree because November is “CAT” month at our house so this book links the two months nicely. December is (not surprisingly) “REINDEER & DEER” month which sometimes includes a few other little forest animals or winter-y creatures.
Here are the first 5 of my collection…
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