Archive for November 2nd, 2011

Mind Matters: Bored Nothing to Do

Years ago, dear friends gave our little children a book by Peter Spier. Bored—Nothing To Do was its title. As I recall, the pages were wordless, but our children anticipated with great delight the detailed illustrations that told the story of what two boys did one day as a “result” of their boredom. Not succumbing to TV or cell phones or any electronic games to keep ...

 
 

Get Real: Home Repairs for the Seller

This year has been a strong buyer’s market for theBrandywineValley real estate market. Home sellers must be on their toes to give their homes maximum appeal. Not only should sellers complete the home repairs they know must be made, they should also consider hiring a certified home inspector to thoroughly and impartially evaluate their properties. If this inspection ...

 

Pet of the Week Nov 3

Inky is a black neutered male kitten that is available for adoption through the Chester County SPCA. Inky and his siblings came to the shelter as tiny stray kittens and were then put in foster care to be raised in a home environment. While in his foster home, Inky became used to the sights, sounds, and smells of a house and learned how to be a loving, indoor ...

 

Proclamation of Congratulations to Brandywine River Museum

Brandywine River Museum Receives Proclamation of Congratulations in Honor of Its 40th Anniversary from Pennsylvania Senate In honor of its 40th anniversary, the Brandywine River Museum received a proclamation of congratulations from the Senate of Pennsylvania. The proclamation was co-sponsored by Senator Andy Dinniman and Senator Dominic Pileggi. Senator ...