He sits on a balcony at his father's house overlooking a neighborhood where children are playing, and contrasts his childhood with his adult life.
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One of my favorite cartoons was "Hi and Lois" where Hi and his son were outside in the snow peering up at the icicles hanging along the eaves. Hi was telling his son how much bigger the icicles were in the winters when he was a kid.
I grew up in Lubbock, Texas Reminiscing childhood the high plains known as Llano Estacado. Ten thousand years and more ago, Native Americans camped in and roamed through that canyon. Spanish explorers followed the route, and allegedly Coronado came that way in Early pioneers followed the route for accessibility to water.
Growing up, I had no idea Yellow House Canyon was important to anyone but the neighborhood boys. Hero actually found a Clovis knife.
In fact, there was a local site where Boy Scouts camped. He came home from his camping trip ecstatic because a coyote had come right up to their campfire.
Only a ten-year-old boy would think that was a good thing! It was there when I was growing up, but I was pretty much in my own world of books and Nancy Drew back then and had no idea the place existed.
Inside the new center is a nice museum. Giant short-faced bear once roamed here Outside are bronzes of some of the extinct animals whose bones have been unearthed--Columbian mammoth, bison, short-faced bear.
It is managed by the museum of Texas Tech University with excavations conducted under a Texas Antiquities Committee permit. Isn't that often the way?
As a kid I was forced to attend what seemed like hundreds of reunions each summer at this park. Okay, it was only three, but I hated them.Reminiscing.
Sharing and recollecting memories with seniors helps them affirm who they are. Reminiscing is a stimulating activity that promotes social interaction. Stories of Childhood (The Child's World) [Esther M. Bjoland] on lausannecongress2018.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
A companion volume in the The Child's World series, this is a collection of childrens' stories, nursery rhymes.
My childhood Christmas was perhaps one of the best memories I have. Although things are different now, I still love to look back at those times.
One of the first things I remember doing during my childhood Christmas was putting up a Christmas tree. Bernard Bibby also recalls The Riverside Dixielanders at The Cherry Tree in Culcheth.
Dear Fred, Looking through your reminiscing pages brought back memories of playing with the Riverside Dixielanders there in the s. Reminiscing games and activities are also included to inspire more stories.
This is a great family project with an older family member or can be used in a group setting with elders! Reminiscing with others is a great way to remember stories. Someone mentions gooseberries and your mind goes to your childhood neighbors garden.
Stories of Childhood (The Child's World) [Esther M. Bjoland] on lausannecongress2018.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A companion volume in the The Child's World series, this is a collection of childrens' stories, nursery rhymes.