Caboose Child Singing Chinese Song on Stage

James is my caboose child – that comfortable car at the rear of the freight train.  Maybe not so comfortable, though. This 10 year old doesn’t get nearly enough attention but he should.   He says the most hilarious things.  When criticized...

She did it!

My beautiful and brilliant daughter was awarded the US Dept of State scholarship to study in Singapore and Malayasia through the American Youth Leadership Program!  While there, she’ll get to do more of this fun stuff:          ...

No Labels in NYC !!

Jon Huntsman charmed the crowd there! Just before heading to the Hersey Store !!                 I spent yesterday in the Big Apple with my 16 and 13 year old students.  Along with 1,500 other concerned citizens, including...

Miss Nora

I am so proud of this young woman.  Not only did she scorch on her PSATs, but she is a semi-finalist for two separate US Dept of State scholarships.  While waiting on these, she was accepted in U Penn’s Young Scholars Program and begins a class in the...

Back to Penn he went

My college freshman’s winter break ended today and I had the pleasure of delivering him back to his fine institution of learning.  His first stop was the dining hall, as usual ! He loves U Penn and especially enjoys being around smart people every day....