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Monday, April 23, 2012

Bookish Afternoon

With the work and family schedule, time for friends is most often the first thing neglected (after dusting!), and it is one thing I need desperately sometimes. Yesterday two friends and I saved an hour for each other and talked about one's extraordinary adventure in Italy and as usual, books and our book/literacy projects. One of those sweet friends ordered our names in photographs from The Butterfly Alphabet by Kjell Sandved! I love this, especially how the colors all complement each other. The hour stretched into two, but it felt so good to be with dear friends.

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  1. So beautiful! And as you know, THE BUTTERFLY ALPHABET was what inspired Joe Rossi to start photographing his Minnesota alphabet.

    I, too, feel like I have been neglecting my friends (and dusting!)

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    1. I did know that about Joe. He should think of doing something similar with the Minnesota letters. People would love that.

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  2. what beautiful gifts...your name in butterflies and those hours with dear friends.

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  3. Friends are to be treasured!

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