You can't listen to Dellarontay Readus talk about his mother's death without crying. WREG told the story of the teen who got in to all 8 ivy league colleges who now needs his college money to bury his mom, on August 12. Actually WREG has been following Readus's star ascendant and he's touched a lot of people. Readus's mother Lynn Readus, who struggled with heart and stomach problems, got to see her boy graduate. She was able to witness him get a 31 on his college placement exams. But she won't get to see her boy go to Stanford, the school he selected after offers from Princeton, Yale, Harvard and others.Dellarontay Readus gets in to all Ivy Leagues, needs college money to bury mom - Grand Rapids News | Examiner.com
Happy National Lighthouse Day! Philly.com says August 7 is "hug a beacon" day! It commemorates the day, in 1789, when Congress took responsibility for building and upkeep of a system of lighthouses to keep America's waters and extensive coastline safe. Here are free printable National Lighthouse Day activities, maritime lesson plans, coloring pages, crafts, games and toys. Side-stepping the less savory aspects of pirate lore, I've included navigation, maritime and marine lesson plans and printable boats and ships. Free printable lighthouse activities, maritime lesson plans, ship coloring pages - Grand Rapids Holidays | Examiner.com
Looking for fun summer reading activities for emergent readers? Fisher-Price offers hundreds of free printable alphabet coloring pages based on Fisher-Price and Mattel toys: Imaginext, Little People, Rescue Heroes, Power Wheels, Thomas and Friends. Here are free printable coloring pages of letters, numbers and shapes to use for preschool lessons. There are also free printable holiday greeting cards for kids to color.Free printable alphabet coloring pages: Preschool letter and number printables - Grand Rapids Holidays | Examiner.com
Prayer garden flowers for Catholic devotional grotto or Stations of the Cross - Grand Rapids Holidays | Examiner.com
In Catholic worship, prayer is sensory. We kneel, bow, genuflect, chant, meditate on statues, burn incense, light candles. Our highest worship is receiving Jesus, Body, Blood, Soul and Divinity in Holy Eucharist. Worship is every day, too. Here's are guide to create a prayer garden at home. Use these flowers, plants, shrubs and trees in a Catholic devotional grotto or outdoor Stations of the Cross garden. Prayer garden flowers for Catholic devotional grotto or Stations of the Cross - Grand Rapids Holidays | Examiner.com
In light of the Duggar sex scandal, TLC pulled "19 Kids and Counting" said the Washington Post on May 22. The reality TV show followed conservative Christian parents Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar and their 19 children. TLC canceled the show after eldest son Josh Duggar admitted to sexually molesting several girls, including some of his sisters, as a teen. Many fans support Josh, disagree with TLC and want the Duggar family back. TLC pulls '19 Kids and Counting' in Duggar sex scandal: Fans defend Duggar clan
Parent-themed holidays like Mother's Day (second Sunday in May), Father's Day (second Sunday in June) and Grandparents Day (third Sunday in September) are perfect times for homemade gift-giving. Here are photo frames crafts for kids to make as presents for mommy and daddy for their special days. Use these free printable picture frames for children to print, color, cut and assemble. They they can frame photos of themselves with mom or dad. Use free printable photo frames to make greeting cards, too. Free printable photo frames, picture frame crafts for kids
Tax Day freebies: Free savings apps, printable check registers, organizers - Grand Rapids News | Examiner.com
Looking for April 15 Tax Day freebies? Here's are freebies that save money by helping you get in financial shape. If your financial planning involves closing your eyes, swiping your card and hoping for the best, plan on debt. At tax time, do you dump a heap of receipts on your tax preparer's desk and write a check? Financial disorganization equals financial ruin. Tax Day is the perfect time to get organized. Use free savings apps, free printable checkbook registers and financial organizers as money math lesson plans for homeschool or classroom. Use these shopping and coupon apps and Tax Day freebies: Free savings apps, printable check registers, organizers - Grand Rapids News | Examiner.com
money-saving tips anytime!
money-saving tips anytime!