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Thursday, August 16, 2018
The heat of sunkissed August days lures Long Islanders to water's edge practicing the art of summering . Lingering at l...
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Recently, I watched my grandbaby gingerly rise and take a few cautious steps across the deck. Then, she plopped down. She rose, tried agai...
Sunday, August 12, 2018
Celebrating The Art of Summering
Do you remember when you were little and the annual back-to-school question was "What did you do on summer vacation?" On #nt2t ye...
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Inspiration Behind the Poem
H AVE Y OU H EARD? Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong's new publication, Great Morning! Poems for School Leaders to Read Aloud has be...
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
The beginning of August always seems to have a sense of busyness. School ads are everywhere and educators start thinking ahead to the open...
Friday, August 3, 2018
The Art of Summering Invitation
"There's nothing more beautiful than the way the ocean refuses to stop kissing the shoreline, no matter how many times it's ...
Thursday, August 2, 2018
In the Spirt of Returning
"Over the river and through the woods to Grandmother's house we go..." I used to sing that when traveling to see my Nonnie. M...
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Lovely summer day, I behold your beauty. Blue skies and sunshine- Family around me- Mussels and sangria- Boats passing by. ...
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