Remember the fallen

Wishing you all a blessed Memorial Day. If the day is one free of work, enjoy it with family and friends. As you go about your day, take a moment to remember the reason why we in the United States of America have this holiday to observe. Many might consider it the...

That end-of-school year rush

By the time this entry hits the Mommy Mentions stage, this blogger will be on another hiatus. The hopes of rest, relaxation and household rehabilitation are the main goals, but another recital and the anticipation of the end of the school year also loom. Ahhhhh....

He took mom to prom

With prom season still among us (locally, Hamburg Area students head to Reading’s Stokesay Castle for a night of glamour and fun), plenty of memories will be and were made for this night for youths to shine. For one young man in Idaho Falls, Idaho, prom took a...

They’ll miss it. Do you?

Sometimes blog entries just happen. Something comes to mind and I roll with it. Other days require searching, brainstorming and a bit of thought. Searching brought today’s entry. A friend shared a meme on social media of an empty, locker-lined school hallway. On...

Help fire victims

Two families lost virtually everything they owned when fire destroyed two homes and damaged two others Tuesday morning in Orwigsburg. Now, the church across the street from the fire scene is collecting donations of sorely needed items for the seven people who need to...