Mirror Mirror Valentine’s Day Cards

mirror mirror

  Need a few last-minute Valentine's Day cards or just like to be a little ahead of the curve? Click here for 8 different designs from the new movie Mirror Mirror ;-) One of the most beloved stories of all time is coming to life in the motion picture event, Mirror Mirror. A fresh and funny retelling of the Snow White legend, Mirror Mirror features breakout star … [Read more...]

Year of the Dragon: Chinese New Year at DE Art Museum

year of the dragon

Come celebrate Chinese New Year: the Year of the Dragon! Saturday, January 28th 11:00 am – 3:00 pm FREE sixth annual Chinese New Year Celebration at the Delaware Art Museum! Includes: traditional Chinese art activities artist demonstrations dragon art scavenger hunt dragon dance and Chinese yo-yo performance by the Chinese American Community Center Folk Dance … [Read more...]

What’s Cooking with Williams-Sonoma in January


Lots of good stuff happening at Williams-Sonoma in the New Year! Glancing at the calendar, here are some of my faves: Winter Dinner Inspiration Jan 4 Hot Sandwiches for Cold Days Jan 7 Meatless Mains Jan 12 Juicing for Good Health Jan 13 Better for You Breakfasts Jan 21 Bowl Game Favorites Jan 28 Simplifying Cooking Prep Jan 29 There are also hands-on technique … [Read more...]

FREE Christmas Movies on the Big Screen!


Christmas movies are one of my favorite celebrations of the season! Movies for Saturday December 3rd-- At Theatre N in downtown Wilmington, FREE showing of: A Charlie Brown Christmas How the Grinch Stole Christmas Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Begins at 11:00 am (recommended that you arrive by 10:30 if you haven't reserved seats) At Newark Cinema 3 on Main … [Read more...]

Commonwealth Connections Academy Open House October 13th

bryn mawr connections academy

  This one is for my PA readers! Come check out Commonwealth Connections Academy at its newest location in Bryn Mawr. It's not too late to enroll for the 2011-2012 school year! WHEN: Thursday, October 13th 4:30- 7:30pm WHERE: Connections Academy 23 Morris Avenue, Suite 223 Bryn Mawr, PA 19010 (610)520-8700 WHAT: Open house! Bring the kids to meet some … [Read more...]

DE Annual Acorn Collection Day October 1st

acorn collection day

It's that time of year again! Volunteers are still needed for the 7th Annual Acorn Collection Day taking place on Saturday, October 1st. “We have quite a few volunteers signed up, but we could definitely use more. More volunteers mean more acorns – and more oak trees in the future,” said Lynne Staub, event coordinator for Acorn Collection Day. “Oak trees expand wooded areas … [Read more...]

Fish-For-Free Day in PA September 5


Residents and non-residents of Pennsylvania can get one last day of fishing in before the school year starts in earnest-- Tomorrow, September 5th (Labor Day) is PA’s second Fish-for-Free Day in 2011. NO FISHING LICENSE REQUIRED to fish on all Pennsylvania's waterways. All other fishing regulations still apply.     … [Read more...]

Ground Control to Major Tom

space oddity book

  Jacob is teaching himself guitar, and I've contracted him to learn a few of my favorite songs. He gets $20 when he can play and sing any of the following: David Bowie, "Space Oddity" Guns N Roses, "Patience" Bob Dylan, "Desolation Row" Violent Femmes, "Please Do Not Go" Basically, those are my favorite songs to sing along to. I was a little aghast when … [Read more...]