Awww, Baby Sea Turtles – Meg’s Summer Memories

To celebrate summer, we’ve invited our staff to share something they love about summer – an event, a memory, a favorite food … you get the idea. This week, Meg shares her memories of traveling to Savannah, GA, and the “added bonus” of watching the baby sea turtles hatching. The Summer of the Baby Sea Turtles Three summers ago, our Girl Scout troop went to Savannah, Georgia, for a week. … Read More

Rainy Days can be Fun too!

Summer. Hot, humid, sunny … stormy? Yes, as much as I love summer, not every summer day is all sunshine and perfection. With rain usually comes a downpour of “Mom, I’m bored!” So today – while it is still sunny – why not put together a rainy day plan?! MAKE THOSE RAINY DAYS SHINE Reading Reading is an activity that is good for the soul and brain.  Don’t wait for … Read More

A Big Apple Summer

To celebrate summer, we’ve invited our staff to share something they love about summer – an event, a memory, a favorite food … you get the idea. This week, Ariel Kao shares her experiences living in New York City this summer.  Her goal is to explore new-to-her places and events, and she has made all of us jealous with her description of the Big Apple Barbeque Block Party. Once a … Read More

Summer’s not Summer without Family

To celebrate summer, we’ve invited our staff to share something they love about summer – an event, a memory, a favorite food … you get the idea. This week, Victoria Nguyen tells us what summer means to her! Dearest readers, Summer is my second to favorite season. Autumn is my favorite (cooler temperatures, beautiful scenery), but summer is the season with the most – and best – memories. For me, … Read More

School’s Out for Summer …

If it is June, then it must mean that your “normal” schedule has been turned upside down! Is is the annual Return of the Children. With school out for the summer, the task of finding ways to entertain your kids- young and old- all day, every day is now all yours! Who better to help you with that than a kid at heart herself …Voila, that’s me! Growing up, I always … Read More