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“Have you ever heard the wonderful silence just before the dawn? Or the quiet and calm just as a storm ends? Or perhaps you know the silence when you haven’t the answer to a question you’ve been asked, or the hush of a country road at night, or the expectant pause of a room full of people when someone is just about to speak, or, most beautiful of all, the moment after the door closes and you’re alone in the whole house? Each one is different, you know, and all very beautiful if you listen carefully.” ―Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth

Tsh Oxenreider

Tsh is the founder of this blog and just finished traveling around the world with her husband and 3 kids. Her latest book is Notes From a Blue Bike, and believes a passport is one of the world's greatest textbooks.

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  1. Oh, The Phantom Tollbooth! I’ve only read it 30+ times!

  2. Ready to laugh? Well, I clicked on the how to make a simple budget and why link because I THOUGHT it said how to make a simple BURGER! Ahaha! I’m interested in the budget topic too, luckily. But now you now what to link to next week to capture my interest…

  3. Margaret says:

    I just read The Phantom Tollbooth for the first time. There were so many paragraphs I wanted to shout out to the world! Why didn’t I read this before I was 36? Such a wonderful book.

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