Summer Vacation is Here! So is the Rain

We had all the “last” days this month. The last day of baseball, the last day of track, the last day of practice and, of course, the last day of school. A load of books and papers┬áthat are stored in school all year came home this week. So it’s time to fire up the grill … Continue reading

September Slides into View

It’s hotter today, on the first of September, than it was on any given day in the month of August. Go figure. This summer we took our annual cruise up the East River for bird watching with the New York City Audubon. It was a┬ábeautiful evening and we watched the sun set behind the UN … Continue reading