Weekend Music at Hampton!

It’s Back!  Evening music is back at the Hampton Beach Sea Shell Stage!  Come and enjoy Weekend Music at Hampton Beach.  A sure sign that summer is arriving.  Many of our…

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Tick and Flea Season

Along with the wonderful warm weather unwanted pests arrive.  Tick and flea season is one we need to be prepared for.  The severe winter did not lower the number of…

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NH Health Care

Many folks are still slipping through the cracks when it comes to affordable health care.  It was by accident that I found a link to this site and found much useful information there. In addition to suggestions on ways to stay healthy they have a copy of the NH Advance Directive we should all have…

America’s 240th July 4th Anniversary!

  In 1776 the Constitution of the United States was signed and we became a nation! The history of the July 4th celebrations began with the colonists celebrating the signing with parades and gatherings.but it wasn’t until 1941 that it became a National holiday. This is one of only four US holidays that we celebrate on…

Skunk Season!

Along With The Nice Weather Come Skunks! For those of us with pets, especially dogs a couple of facts about these unwelcome guests will be useful.  Skunks are nocturnal animals and typically are more active evenings and nights in search fruit, plants, fish, worms, eggs, small mammals, food in your trash. If have a welcoming…

May is NF Month

What is NF? Neurofibromatosis,also called the Children’s Tumor disease. It is a genetic disorder that folks are not as aware of as our more common diseases. Over the summer many walks are held throughout the country to raise funds for research and to promote awareness. June 14th is the Boston Walk and July 11th is…

Cinco de Mayo Day

May 5th as become a day of celebration in honor of Mexican peoples. Hispanic Americans remember the victory of the battle of Puebla, Mexico’s victory of the French army on May 5, 1862, ending the European colonial power. It is not a National holiday in Mexico. Here in the States it is celebrated with parades,…

May the 4th Be With You!

May 4th is an unofficial National Star Wars Day, credit given to a German News interview back in 2005 where the quote, “May the force by with you” mistakenly stated as, “May the 4th be with you.” This largely popular series will see yet another episode due to be released in December of 2015, Star…

One Boston Day

Two years after the bombings at the Boston Marathon Mayor Marty Walsh has announced the creation of One Boston Day. April 15th, in addition to being “tax day”, will be a day to perform acts of kindness to others, the spreading of goodwill throughout Boston. The response Boston gave to the bombings was to pull…

#BumpOutCancer

Liam Fitzgerald is an 8 year old heartthrob.  Born with Down’s Syndrome, declared cancer free in 2013,  he is now raising money for LLS (Leukemia & Lymphoma Society) research. Join the 10 Week Campaign, March 12 – May 21, 2015 Here’s the challange from http://www.mwoy.org/pages/ma/ma15/lfitzgeral: Challenge On – “Fist Bump Felt Around The World” – 5…

Safety Tips for New Year’s Eve

Safety Tips for New Year's Eve If you're going to be out and about consider the following: *Carry only one credit card. *Leave your Social Security Card at home. *Carry only a minimum amount of cash. *Keep your purse with you. *Don't go alone – there's safely in numbers. *Be aware of your surroundings –…

Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America   The mission of this organization, Wreaths Across America, is to coordinate wreath laying ceremonies across our nation of a specific day in December each year.  They also have programs that teach about our history and the contributions made by those who served. At this time of the year we have gatherings…

“Strawberry Fields Forever

“Strawberry Fields Forever – The red buckets are again to found in front of many business accompanied by a pleasant person with a bell.  The Salvation Army was founded in 1865, has become an international organization that serves people of all ages with many different needs. The fund raiser activities include the red kettles, thrift…

Toys For Tots – NH

Toys For Tots – NH   As we begin our annual quest for those gifts for the folks on our lists keep your eye out for just one item you can gift to a small child through the Toys For Tots program. Donations can be made at one of the local drop-off locations or if…

New Abstract Art Exhibit Opens at Children’s Museum

  PTarbell_Lily Pond Series #10_oil on canvas_20 x 20 inc  New Abstract Art Exhibit at Children’s Museum of NH Opens on November 22

Art is always subject to individual interpretation but abstract art really challenges people to use their imaginations and seek hidden meanings. This winter, Gallery 6 at the Children’s Museum of NH will feature many pieces of abstract art, encouraging families to talk about what they see in each piece and compare viewpoints.