Daily Archives: 9 Jun 2020

June 10th History

1845 Andrew Jackson’s African Grey parrot “Poll” is removed from his funeral for swearing at The Hermitage, Tennessee. Funeral attendee William Menefee Norment recorded: “Before the sermon and while the crowd was gathering, a wicked parrot that was a household pet got excited and commenced swearing so loud and long as to disturb the people and […]

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Positive Thoughts 4 Morning

I enjoy moments full of sensory enrichment! For Summer, such moments could be the sound of a lawnmower, the nighttime crickets, and the thunderstorms before a cool front. It might be the sights of busy beaches, lots of sunglasses, and fireworks. I love the smell of charcoal grilled hot dogs, the fresh cut grass, peaches, […]

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