Magic lantern

We’re pleased to welcome The Brooklyn Museum into The Commons on Flickr. As Deirdre Lawrence describes on the museum’s blog, William Henry Goodyear was Brooklyn […]

“I wasn’t expecting…

[flickr video=2528733530 secret=954525f558] …hard-hitting political analysis, but a little enthusiasm wouldn’t’ve gone amiss. Sheep don’t make very good talking heads.” Meg Pickard

No more ties!

     Father’s Day is almost upon us (June 15th this year)! Instead of gifting dad with another tie, why not take a moment to do […]

Word Time

[flickr video=2485465511 secret=cfb6d3fffb] Along with viewing some remarkable events that I would likely never have the opportunity to experience, video has enabled me to hear […]

Celebrating our mothers

          We were walking past a flower market after lunch yesterday when we spied a woman buying a number of small, beautiful baskets of […]