Reading makes for summer fun

As summer approaches, local educators and program planners emphasize the importance of keeping the learning factor alive once the school year ends. Locally, Penn State Schuylkill is offering Kids College with a variety of subjects to explore, from art to sports....

Build tent, have fun

It’s amazing how a blanket or a sheet from a bed could produce so much fun for a little one. A simple piece of material becomes a tent or a cape, much like those boxes at Christmas time that contained coveted toys become cars, trains or other figments of the...

Every day is Mother’s Day

While Mother’s Day has come and gone, I realized something over the weekend. For me, everyday is Mother’s Day. My husbanded worked overtime on Saturday, and hadn’t yet gone Mother’s Day shopping. When he called to tell me, he said that he had...

Dancing in the moment

“Dance as if no one were watching, sing as if no one were listening, and live every day as if it were your last.” I have a copy of this Irish proverb on my refrigerator door. I found it while leafing through an Irish magazine a few years ago. I strive to...