Letter to Fifth Graders

Letter to Fifth Graders

Last Friday I went to the 5th grade All-City track meet to watch my granddaughter participate with her classmates from Parkview Elementary. During the day I witnessed lots of examples of grit, determination, courage and kindness. But what I will always remember was...
WORLD DOWN SYNDROME DAY and A WRINKLE IN TIME ??!?

WORLD DOWN SYNDROME DAY and A WRINKLE IN TIME ??!?

So, I have this blog, and I need to come up with topics…But World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) and Wrinkle In Time? Really? Honestly, I didn’t start out with this combination – just stay with me. I began with the intent of writing about WDSD. Normally I don’t “do” Days –...

STILL ROARING

This photo was taken at the Bellingham Women’s March 2017 and represents three generations of roaring women!  The month of March brings us Women’s History Month and, as the crocuses and daffodils  begin emerging here in the Pacific Northwest, one sure sign...

AN OPEN LETTER TO BETSY DEVOS

Dear Ms. DeVos, Of all the appointments your President – not mine – made to his cabinet, yours was the one I resisted and feared the most. He-who-shall-not-be-named recently said, “Who knew health insurance could be so complicated?” As a retired public school...

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