Reading Recommendation:  Horse Diaries

Reading Recommendation: Horse Diaries

Guest post by Jodi Brown, Librarian, Dayton Christian Schools “Oh! If people knew what a comfort to horses a light hand is…: from Black Beauty by Anna Sewell Horse Diaries, a wonderful series of books, with each book set in a different time period and told by a different breed of horse.  Please know that(…)

Steak Soft Tacos

Steak Soft Tacos

INGREDIENTS: 1 ½ lbs flank steak 3 Tbsp olive oil 1 Tbsp chili powder 1 Tbsp cumin 2 tsp ground black pepper ½ tsp garlic powder 1 tsp oregano Shredded cheddar cheese, flour tortillas, sour cream and other taco toppings – for serving day DIRECTIONS: Combine olive oil, chili powder, cumin, black pepper, garlic powder(…)

Teens: Hormones vs Habits

Teens: Hormones vs Habits

What memories do you hold from Jr. High and High School?  Were you one of the lucky ones or were you like most of us; trying hard but not always fitting in.  Those pre-teen to teen years are brutal; mean boys and caddy girls. Everyone is growing and maturing at a different rate and these differences can(…)

White Christmas, a Junior Bloggers Review

White Christmas, a Junior Bloggers Review

Review by Hannah A, Junior Blogger A couple nights ago I got to go see Irving Berlin’s White Christmas The Musical at the Schuster Center.  When we arrived at the Schuster, there was a choir all dressed in red singing Christmas Carols.  The sound filled the entrance and was beautiful. Before we went in we(…)

The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights at Hollywood Studios

The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights at Hollywood Studios

Last year marked my first visit to Walt Disney World during the Christmas holiday season. I had read all about the decorations, the Christmas party, the snow, and expected to fall in love with the Magic Kingdom all over again in all its holiday splendor. While all the decorations were wonderful, I was truly surprised(…)

Hot Health Topic: Concussions

Hot Health Topic: Concussions

Concussions are a hot topic these days – and for good reason. A concussion is a traumatic force that causes a change in brain function.  That sounds a little scarier than “getting your bell rung” – and it is! As the Director of the Dayton Children’s Urgent Care Center in Springboro, I see many concussions(…)