Independence Day

Today is “The Fourth of July”. Independence Day, in The United States of America, celebrates the signing of “The Declaration of Independence” from the United Kingdom. Some years we go to an amazing fireworks display, in a little town near our home. There’s a sing-a-long with music representing all branches of our Armed Forces and then fireworks are set off […]

The First Day of School

In my area, today is the first day of the new school year. It’s a “fresh start”.  It’s an opportunity for a “new beginning”. It’s a chance for young children to experience a new way of walking in this world, and for older children to “recreate” who they are (or who they decided to be) after […]

Independence Day

This past Friday was “The Fourth of July”. Independence Day in The United States of America celebrates the signing of “The Declaration of Independence” from the United Kingdom. (The actual legal separation of the “Thirteen Original Colonies from Great Britain” occurred on July 2, 1776 when Congress voted to approve the resolution, but the wording […]