Worthington Hooker School: Preparing for the 8th Grade Trip to Disney and Beyond

I want us all to take a deep breath, close our eyes, and picture ourselves in middle school. Scary right? For the vast majority of us, our middle school years were filled with overflowing angst, confusion, and a litany of one awkward moment after the next. From an educational perspective, middle school years are crucial … More Worthington Hooker School: Preparing for the 8th Grade Trip to Disney and Beyond

Remember to love ALL parts of New Haven: Building It Together needs help for The Hill

“An American that looks away is ignoring not just the sins of the past, but the sins of the present and certainly sins of the future.” – Ta-Nehisi Coates In the shadow of Yale’s affluence and the bustle and prosperity of downtown, it is easy to forget that not every part of New Haven enjoys … More Remember to love ALL parts of New Haven: Building It Together needs help for The Hill

We Love East Rock

The actual neighborhood of East Rock refers to the geographic areas between exits 3 and 6 on 91, Trumbull Street and Whitney Ave, and an area that is divided into the ninth and tenth aldermanic wards. However, much of that is just mumbo jumbo to the residents that live here. The neighborhood of East Rock … More We Love East Rock

Why We Take Days Off

Labor Day has just passed and it got us thinking about hard work and days off. You may have recently seen our post about our upcoming days off in September. They’re sprinkled through out the month and we are excited to celebrate some big (wedding shower!) and small (Big E!) events this month with our … More Why We Take Days Off