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Going somewhere new

Going somewhere new

Perhaps it was a social media meme, but the suggestion to try something new every summer was planted in my head in June. Last month, I found myself sitting with my children and my daughter’s boyfriend at Mountain Springs Arena in Shartlesville, Berks County, for...

Remembering a sweet baby boy

A child’s first birthday culminates the first 12 months of life. Those months hold myriad milestones. The first smile. The first tooth. The first steps. Maybe even the first word or words. For parents of children who make their way into this world but not to...

You hope they’ll say no, and do well

The mournful tone of bells at the start of AC/DC’s classic rock song “Hell’s Bells” heard on Tuesday (June 18, 2019) took me back a few years. OK. More than a few years. I sat among students at an area middle school. In this particular...

Seeing them at the sea

The summer wind, came blowing in, from across the sea … two sweethearts and the summer wind … Those words from a song made famous by Ol’ Blue Eyes himself, New Jersey native Frank Sinatra, just came to mind as this blog entry began. Of course, Frank...