Monthly Archives: November 2009

125 YEARS OLD

Remember the Past. Explore the Present. Plan for the future. That’s the slogan for the upcoming anniversary celebration at Holy Name of Jesus. I went back last Tuesday to visit and to show my ten year old daughter Taylor the … Continue reading

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING

I wanted to reach out to all the readers of Container Diaries and wish them all a Happy Thanksgiving. I am attempting a ‘first’ today; I am going to the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade with Taylor! LOL! Who would’ve thought … Continue reading

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BACK IN THE NY GROOVE

My wife, daughter and I are in New York City for Thanksgiving. (Parade on Thursday with Taylor) It’s funny because all the years of living in Brooklyn, not once did I ever attend the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day event. (Not to … Continue reading

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TUTOR ME

Did we have tutor’s back in the 70’s while attending Holy Name? (I sure could’ve used one, I don’t think I ever brought home anything higher than a ‘B’) Our ten year old daughter attends a session once a week … Continue reading

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PRODUCT OF YOUR ENVIRONMENT

It’s been a little over two years since I started this blog.  When it first published I was a bit skeptical; the first few weeks we had close to 100 visitors. Then word spread that someone was writing about the … Continue reading

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SESAME STREET

I see where the children’s show Sesame Street celebrated their 40th birthday yesterday;  Happy Birthday to them. Sesame Street is by one of the most popular, if not the greatest children’s show of all-time. (Courtesy of WSKG.org) To this day … Continue reading

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HOW SOON IS NOW

I don’t know about you, but I get all ‘nostalgic’ deep inside when I hear from someone I grew up with from the neighborhood.  I guess that’s why I started this blog a little over two years ago; I missed … Continue reading

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