We make friends in our youth, sometimes not knowing what will become of each other once the tassel has been flipped and the cap has been thrown into the air. Then, years later, the opportunity to snag a long overdue hug arises. Two friends find themselves thrown back into the … [Read more...] about One Man’s Journey to the Savanna: An Interview with a Member of Disney’s The Lion King Cast
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It's no secret that, when most of us reading this post were younger, we celebrated Valentine's Day by sending each other paper valentines and shared parties at school filled with candy, chocolate and cupcakes. Fast forward to today's celebrations and we have a conundrum facing … [Read more...] about No snacks, no treats, no candy ~ Oh, MY! Valentine’s Day in the Classroom
I've actually been quite surprised at the mild winter we have had here in New England thus far this year (uh-oh....I probably spoke prematurely and will be blamed for the next Nor'Easter). Nonetheless, we finally saw our first official snow / ice day off this season. Trust me, … [Read more...] about Snow Day Adventures: Making Pretzels with the Boys
Last year at this time, I was both recovering from surgery and working on a fresh start for 2016. Since I was somewhat forced to relax and recuperate, it was the perfect time for me to start doing something I love to do, write, and turn it into something that perhaps could … [Read more...] about Our Top Five Footprints in 2016~ A Review of the Blog’s First Year
(photo above courtesy of publicdomainpictures.net) Okay, honest momma moment here. I have been on and off with the tears since yesterday, the kind that have a dual meaning and I know you know what I mean. They are tears of excitement and tears of sadness all wrapped into one … [Read more...] about Honest Momma Moment: Why not MY child?