12 Days of Christmas: Mini Book-Beans for Children

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“The nutcracker sits under the holiday tree, a guardian of childhood stories.
Feed him walnuts and he will crack open a tale…”

~Vera Nazarian

The Nutcracker
by Susan Jeffers
Join Marie, Fritz, and the intriguing Nutcracker himself on a magical adventure only possible on a night like Christmas Eve. Behold the frightful Mouse King, the elegant Sugar Plum fairies, and the entire Land of Sweets in this dazzling, gorgeously-illustrated holiday classic. With spare text based on the story in the ballet, this book offers a front-row seat to the charming tale that is a perennial favorite of children and adults alike.
Rated 4.6 on amazon.com

51cc4cfarbl43ed42a36bb2a2d4aa8a5e6122b45de6Book Bean: Hot HazelNutmus
Nutty deliciousness
Heat up desired amount of milk (almond milk works nicely.) When milk is steaming hot add (per ea. cup of of milk) 1/2 tsp cocoa powder, 1 tsp sugar (powder or baker’s,) 1 tsp Nutella, and dash of nutmeg. Whisk until smooth, taste and adjust to taste. Mug and sprinkle with crushed nuts and nutmeg.

Gary-Avis-as-Drosselmeyer-in-Royal-Ballets-The-Nutcracker-c-ROH-Bill-Cooper-2012 - Edited.jpgHerr Drosselmeyer was “a toy maker, and a wonderful story teller.
Clara thought he could even perform magic!”

 

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Monday Meet n’ Greet

Cafe Book Bean

Lets get to know each other:
Share about your love of books and/or coffee/tea!
cafe-interdit
Source: Cafe Meet n’ Greet:

Coffee Alternative
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Heaven forbid
you should need
to stop drinking
coffee, or
find yourself
without it!smoked_butterscotch-citrus_green_tea_latte1


However, if you had to drink something else, or if you just like to mix it up, what would you choose?

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Monday Meet n’ Greet

Lets get to know each other:
Share about your love of books and/or coffee/tea!
cafe-interdit
Source: Cafe Meet n’ Greet:

Coffee Alternative
tumblr_nm27bktiG71saq5fro3_500

 

Heaven forbid
you should need
to stop drinking
coffee, or
find yourself
without it!smoked_butterscotch-citrus_green_tea_latte1

 

 

 
However, if you had to drink something else, or if you just like to mix it up, what would you choose?