Dominican Republic: About the Country
Introduction :: Dominica Background: Dominica was the last of the Caribbean islands to be... Nutrition Books Ages 4 through 8
Animal Action ABC Karen Pandell, Art Wolfe (Photographer), Abriel Jecan, Nancy Sheehan (Photographer) This captivating book teaches action words and gets children up and moving, imitating animals. The Apple Pie Tree Zoe Hall Colorful illustrations follow each season as an apple tree grows... Harry Belafonte
1927 – Singer Harry Belafonte (born Harold George Belafonte on March 1, 1927 in Harlem, New York) is a Jamaican-American calypso musician and actor who used his fame as an entertainer in the cause of human rights. He is perhaps best known for singing the "Banana Boat Song" with... Jamaica Photo Gallery
Sightseeing in Jamaica Mandeville City View Parish Church and Court House A harmonious contrast between the old and the new, Manchester's capital is a booming business centre set amidst rolling hills and lush vegetation. The town is situated some 2000 feet above sea level, and is...
Now You've Seen the Light
March 12, 2011, 5:32 pm
My friend texts me from the beauty salon. Her eleven year-old son is getting dreadlocks. A Bob Marley fan and a whimsical kid, he’s been asking for some time to get his hair “locked.” My friend and her husband are Caucasian; their son is African-American.
The salon is owned by sisters who are... Exploring Adoption after Infertility
April 20, 2011, 9:37 am
Welcome to my first post in the Adoption category! My two previous entries were in the Fertility Blogs , describing my first attempts at growing our family. At this point in my journey towards motherhood, I had survived two miscarriages and one surgery, over the course of three and a half years... One of Many to One of a Few
May 9, 2011, 7:54 am
It was a beautiful fall day in middle Michigan; a day I would usually breathe in deeply as I enjoyed the changing colors of seasons. But that day my heart was alone. It had been seven days since I moved to college from my zone of comfort in Detroit.
As I exited my dorm, I so longed for...