Tuesday, May 13, 2014

New Live Eagle Cam

We found a new eagle cam to watch. Mother and father eagle work together to raise babies. Love the babies' big orange feet!

Occasionally, the camera operator focuses on a nearby small island with a nest of goose eggs on it.


Saturday, May 3, 2014

Mindful Volunteering at Children's Events

I appreciated this short article in the New York Times about how elite parents' notions dominate in school events run by volunteers. (I would add sports and clubs to the mix.) Don't need a new rule or regulation -- just a little mindfulness and common sense.

Link to Elite Parents and School Parties

Easily-confused words

Here is a charitable (versus snarky) article on some commonly misused words:

LINK to Incorrectly-Used Words