Showing posts from September, 2009

New Jersey Man Provides Mud for Major League Baseball

There is a mud farmer in New Jersey that provides the mud that Major League baseball teams use to hand-rub on their baseballs. 

New Jersey Woman Celebrates Her 100th Birthday By Going to Work

Astrid Thoenig was born in Bloomfield, New Jersey and works in Parsippany, New Jersey for her son's insurance company. Quote from the New York Daily News : The daughter of Swedish immigrants, she credits her strong constitution, a wonderful family and getting up every day to get dressed and go to work with keeping her mind sharp.

On September 11th


Eight Years Ago Today

Today is September 11th , 2009, the eighth anniversary of that terrible day which will "live in infamy". Sometimes that horrible day in 2001 seems like yesterday and at other times it feels like a long time ago. So much has happened since then . . .


Tomorrow is September 11th . In the late 1990s I took a trip to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island . 


I'm so excited to start this blog. Today is 09/09/09 and I figured that it was a good day to start. I hope to share with you my happiness in residing in the great state of New Jersey !