Americans this was almost our Independence Day. John Adams wrote to his wife, Abigail: “…July 2nd will go down in History. We’ll celebrate it parades and pomp and bells ringing and fireworks.” Because Congress actually rules in favor if Independence on July 2 but then officially accepted Jefferson’s declaration two days later, thus making the…[Read More]
Apparently June 4 is National Hug Your Cat Day. We are unsure who determines this “awareness day” but we are interested. We wonder how many cats are celebrating this event. The cats that would appreciate the annual embrace are into it but how about the aloof felines that would rather be left alone? Maybe they…[Read More]
This is the season of awards. Oscars, Golden Globes, Critics Choice, etc. It is the congratulations period of the movie industry and it means that the “Best” actors, writers, producers, sound, etc. are hopeful that they will get some hardware to prove that they among the best in their field. Awards season usually begins with…[Read More]
05/14/2013 No Comments
It may be an odd summer. As we stroll, bike or run through our neighborhoods, we may notice a few new things. We might be looking up at first floors of homes. We might scrape our flip flops across the boardwalk that feels a little funny at first. We may walk into familiar watering holes that seem a little glossier than we remember. . Take a deep breath next time you’re on the sand. The smell of the ocean and breeze off the inlet will remind us its still home and we’ll get used the new PPB.