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A Man, His Songs and Sobbing to Sarah McLaughlin. Top 10 Songs by Peter Fragola

Peter Fragola

A Man, His Songs and Sobbing to Sarah McLaughlin. Top 10 Songs by Peter Fragola
I was the athlete in the family and am the furthest from a musician my family has ever seen. We had a beautiful antique piano that was passed down through many generations, my parents paid for instrumental lessons and I was encouraged to join the school band. Unfortunately, that lasted all of two months. Here's a list of my Top Ten Songs that influenced me. 

Sewing Saved Me. A Story of Depression and Creating a Better Life.

Kelley Legler

Sewing Saved Me. A Story of Depression and Creating a Better Life.
It's National Sewing Day. A day I feel I need to recognize as it was a turning point in my life. This business has been another child of mine. I get emotional when I see it grow, I drop everything when something comes up, I give it my love / time / energy - difficult to take a day off - and like parenting, IT TAKES TEAMWORK. 

Parents Advice to Kids Taken From Popular Hip Hop Music Lyrics - By Peter Fragola

Peter Fragola

Parents Advice to Kids Taken From Popular Hip Hop Music Lyrics - By Peter Fragola

by: Peter Fragola & Kelley Peter Fragola is a dad, principal and enthusiast of all things music. He's not against Rap and not against Rappers.  Music and parenting go together, in the words of Frank Sinatra, like a horse and carriage.  When you need help or advice as a new parent the obvious thing to do is call someone who knows what to do, right?  You would obviously reach out to someone with experience and expertise. You also want to gain the knowledge and experience so that you are better prepared to deal next time the situation may arise.There are millions...


The more WE all support INDEPENDENT Retailers, the more FUN we have!

Kelley Legler

The more WE all support INDEPENDENT Retailers, the more FUN we have!
It's the end of an era but there is so many MORE stores to be grateful for. A smile comes to my face thinking of each small store I have walked into in my life that has impacted me. Seeing toys zip across the ceiling and KNOWING the OWNERS FACE and they knew MY name made the experience at a local retailer MORE.

The boy that got me to read again as an adult

Peter Fragola

The boy that got me to read again as an adult
 For my generation, although I joined the wizarding world a little later than most of my peers, Harry Potter is a close friend and trusted companion. We came of age with the the a young boy who came of age after leaving the cupboard under the stairs and have taken him into adulthood with us. I can’t imagine a childhood without him, and I’m so glad he’s stuck around as I’ve grown older.