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Spirit Week

The week leading up to Homecoming at our local high school – and throughout the district – is called Spirit Week.  Yesterday kicked off the start of Spirit Week 2010 with the annual reversal game.  The girls – juniors versus seniors – play flag football while the boys are cheerleaders.  This year there were two… Continue reading Spirit Week

Just my Thoughts · Politics

EPA Hearing Feelings

The people in upstate NY that live over the Marcellus shale formation should be happy that the EPA has chosen to hold a hearing in Binghamton, NY.  I realize that this issue is dividing our communities but I also think that public hearings should not be forums for long political speeches. The current rules are… Continue reading EPA Hearing Feelings

Board of Education · Family · Just my Thoughts

Back to School

I made a quick tweet on Tuesday morning that I was going back to school for the first time since 1983.  Hope I didn’t age myself any with that statement.  It seems that a lot of my friends are experiencing that first day for the first time – first day of preschool, first day of… Continue reading Back to School

Book Reviews · Just my Thoughts

Eat, Pray, Love – Indonesia

First, I want to thank Maria at BOREDMommy for leading this group of women reading Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat, Pray, Love. I had read the book previously but jumped on the band wagon – although I fell off along the ride – to re-read the book before I head to the theatre to see the movie.… Continue reading Eat, Pray, Love – Indonesia