Monthly Archives: February 2011

Robert Burns Tradition

Our family has annually celebrated Burns Night Supper for the last decade, only taking last year off.  My husband, with a fair amount of Scottish blood, has been celebrating this Scottish holiday – homage to the birth of the poet Robert Burns – since he can remember.  He grew up being part of these semiformal […]

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Robert Burns Tradition

Our family has annually celebrated Burns Night Supper for the last decade, only taking last year off.  My husband, with a fair amount of Scottish blood, has been celebrating this Scottish holiday – homage to the birth of the poet Robert Burns – since he can remember.  He grew up being part of these semiformal […]

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Fever!

The title of this month’s newsletter usually gets me singing and dancing, “You give me fever… all through the morning, fever all through the night…” but this week, the term assumed a more serious role, as first Holly, then Max had fevers.  Holly hadn’t really ever been sick like this before, and it was odd […]

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Youth Empowerment!

  Max starts kindergarten in the fall, so we went to a new-parents meeting to learn about what to expect and what he should be able to do.  As a public school teacher, I understand how assertiveness is huge, at any age.  Competing for attention and resources, the child empowered with manners, self-esteem, and innovation, […]

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Community

      Social networking, social fundraising, and social get-togethers are all the rage these days.  Stroller Hikes is jumping on the bandwagon in several ways.   ·         Stroller Hikes is on Facebook!  And you can LIKE us!  You can post feedback about hikes, advice for families, and photos at Facebook.  Want to invite others […]

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