Getting there: thankfully

When Kermit sang “Getting there is half the fun,” he was not singing about traveling by plane.  At least, it sure isn’t fun for me.  In March, my husband and I took a trip of a lifetime to the Holy Land, specifically Israel and Jordan.   I must confess I went reluctantly.  The 12-hour flight over the Atlantic was one of the main reasons.  Add … Continue reading Getting there: thankfully

Thank you, Mrs. Harper

It’s that time of the year again, when we honor our teachers with Teacher Appreciation Week. It wasn’t nationally recognized until 1984 when the  Parent Teacher Association designated the first full week of May as Teacher Appreciation Week. The following year, the National Education Association voted to make the Tuesday of that week National Teacher Day.

Can I tell you a little secret, from a former teacher?   Continue reading “Thank you, Mrs. Harper”