Monthly Archives: January 2009


Acts of Kindness Day

Kindness can become its own motive. We are made kind by being kind. -Eric Hoffer. February 17 is Acts of Kindness Day. I don't know who started the Acts of Kindness Day, but it is a great theme for a day in the month known for friendship and love. Participating with children [...]

Books by Barack Obama

Today, President-elect Barack Obama embarked on a whistle-stop tour as a symbolic ending to a presidential campaign that began two years ago in January 2007 on the steps of the Old State Capitol in Springfield, Illinois, where both he and Lincoln began their political careers. Today is also our soon-to-be First Lady's 45th birthday. What [...]

Fun Activities at Jenkinson's Aquarium in Ocean County, NJ

Calling all grandmothers and grandfathers living in or visiting New Jersey! If you are looking for fun kids activities to do with your grandchildren, visit Jenkinson's Aquarium in Point Pleasant, Ocean County. The aquarium is located on the fun Point Pleasant boardwalk at the Jersey shore and open year round for lots [...]

A Love Poem You Will Love To Share

e.e. cummings wrote 900 poems, one of which is a love poem, "i carry your heart with me." This love poem is often presented as a love letter, a lover's Valentine poem, a wedding poem expressing true love, or a romantic love song. A Love Poem by EE Cummings This poem by [...]