Bilal went on his first grade field trip, one of the few that did not accommodate chaperones, otherwise this is one that I really would have volunteered to go on, hah! He went to the cookie factory, Bud's Bes Cookies. And after that, the local park for lunch and play time. First grade really rocks! Mrs. G emailed us some photos of the day.
Looks like a lot of fun!
The school year is winding down and in first grade there's more fun going on than learning. But the kids have learned a lot this year, so t... read more »
Guess where Im going this summer?! Water Works Park has everything you need to make this an awesome summer! We offer exciting Aquatic Explorer Camps, Kayaking Camps, and swim lessons for kids on summer vacation, and were the perfect destination for day care and summer camp field trips. Enjoy four giant water slides, a  read more »
A volte, incontriamo persone per la prima volta e ci sembra di conoscerle da una vita. Altre invece la cui presenza ci mette in uno stato di soggezione. I più famosi esempi di quanto sopra riportato sono Bill Clinton e Steve Jobs. Questa loro abilità è stata denominata come la capacità di creare un “campo [...] read more »
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The New York Times published a story on December 25, 2012 regarding the fact that some high school seniors are beginning to realize that going to college will not guarantee them of better employment prospects in many cases. Eighteen year old Tegan Silvertson made a choice that more people contemplating on going to college should consider.Read: Pay in Oil Fields Is Luring Youths in MontanaFor most high school seniors, a college degree is the surest path to a decent job and a stable future. But here in oil... read more »
It's been awhile!
Link to a presentation on the recently constructed (September 2012) porous pavement retrofit project in Arlington, MA. The goal of the project was to provide water quality improvements for an existing parking lot adjacent to a waterway.
Hurd Field Porous Pavement
Cross-sectional View of Porous Pavement System used at Hurd Field
Good start to finish type presentation with useful data as well as nice photos to put th... read more »
When my son went on a field trip at Ojibway Nature Park,back in Windsor ,Canada, it was his Vasque Boots that keep his feet comfortable the whole time. Eventhough we have to walk for at least an hour,he never really complain because the soft cushion support his feet sole the whole time. Here he [...] read more »
Diez años han pasado desde que Sam Raimi llevara a la pantalla grande el personaje por excelencia de los cómics de Marvel: Spiderman. A pesar de su buena acogida, del éxito y de tener a numerosos fans en contra el próximo viernes 6 de julio se estrena en nuestros cines The Amazing Spiderman, remake comercial [...] read more »
Smoky, a.k.a. The Runaway Dog has made it home to his rightful owners. I have spoken to the owners and verified the good news. That's great, now I can stop stressing about the poor, lost pup. And he has a brand new tag too, so if he ever gets accidentally let out of the back yard, it will be easier to locate his home. He actually lives less than a mile away from our house. We also found out that he had actually been missing for five days before he spent a day with us. It must have been horrible for the f... read more »
Remembering high school is a lot of fun. The classmate, the sad, funny and humiliating events I experience are worth keeping. And during those high school experience, one of the most unforgettable thing is the field trips to the city. We are so excited to visit the city and discover/learn new things about science and [...] read more »