Monthly Archives: October 2015

Halloween 2015

Halloween 2015 (Caution: this post may be controversial. It’s all IMHO!) “Halloween should be celebrated at home, not school. ”That was the conclusion reached by the school principal and PTA co-presidents of one school in Maplewood, NJ, part of the … Continue reading

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Rocket

Rocket Sometimes the Face Book post feature “Do You Remember?” strikes a deep chord. Such was the case this past week when the picture was of a play horse mounted on a frame with springs. Some background here : just … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts How and why did I get involved with Girl Scouts? I was in sixth grade when a random friend invited me to go to a troop meeting with her. It was my first time in an organized group, … Continue reading

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Jiggity jog

Jiggity jog Ireland did not disappoint. Its name of “Emerald Isle” is well deserved for the many stretches of luxuriant green fields and hills, the abundant trees. Then there is the additional beauty of rivers, streams, and waterfalls, and stone … Continue reading

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