you may not have a lake view in your new back yard but I think every family home should have a fire pit. Some of my most favorite memories from childhood are about sitting around the fire-pit my Dad built in the back yard. Nothin like sitting around it on a warm summer night sipping hot chocolate, watching mom poke the coals and dad played his accordion.
Jackie Robinson and Joe Louis compare notes, and the tools of their respective trades, on June 14, 1946 during Mr. Robinson's visit to Mr. Louis's training camp in Pompton Lake, New Jersey. It was 66 years ago today, on April 15, 1947, that Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball to play with the Brooklyn Dodgers. Photo: Bettman/Corbis.
How to Play the Cup Game-I have not taught the kids this yet but I will. Once I do you can borrow cups. Feel free to teach this if you have time:) Upper elementary or primary could try an easier version.