Roundup of Fun Things To Do With Young Kids (and their Families)
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Roundup of Fun Things To Do With Young Kids (and their Families)

Falling temperatures might send you indoors, but there are a number of fun events just for young children that will temp you to head out and about the Capital Region. The Children’s Guide 3rd Annual Halloween Bash! Stacy Jubert, of The Children’s Guide, shared this Halloween event: This is one of my favorite events to…

A Photo Tour of the Camille Pissarro Gallery on St. Thomas
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A Photo Tour of the Camille Pissarro Gallery on St. Thomas

One of the most influential French Impressionists was not from France. Camille Pissarro was born on the island of St. Thomas, then under Danish rule, but now one of the US Virgin Islands. I had a chance to learn more about the revolutionary artist when Pissarro’s People was on exhibit at  The Clark Institute in Williamstown,…

Best Tip Ever for Choosing a Preschool? Listen to your gut!
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Best Tip Ever for Choosing a Preschool? Listen to your gut!

Finding the right preschool for your child can be a nerve-wracking experience, especially when it’s for your first child. Long, long ago when I was new to the Capital District, I had the good fortune to stumble onto an absolutely fabulous preschool, The Children’s School at Emma Willard. It was everything that you could hope…