Tag Archives: September

Back to School

It was my favorite time of the year, a time that most kids dread. I did not. I couldn’t wait to get back to school. The marble notebook, a fresh box of Crayola crayons, a new pencil box filled with … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Education, Entertainment, Family, News | Tagged , , , | 72 Comments

U.S. Blogging Event Poll

There is so much joy in meeting bloggers in real life. So excited for the opportunity of a U.S. blogger’s bash. Please vote on one of the proposed locations. Thanks in advance. ☺ Van

Posted in Celebration, Entertainment, Travel, Writing | Tagged , , , , , | 17 Comments

Earth, Wind & Much Less Fire

Maurice White, founder of the phenomenal Earth, Wind & Fire, died peacefully in his sleep last night after a long struggle with Parkinson’s Disease. He was 74. They were a unique talent, and hard to define when they arrived on the scene … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Entertainment, Music | Tagged , , , , | 44 Comments


Is it just me, or does it seem like so many bloggers are taking a break right now ?? It might have been about summer vacations, travel, family obligations, kids out of school, etc. Life gets in the way, and … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Inspiration, Writing | Tagged , , , , , | 56 Comments