Monthly Archives: August 2012

Back to School

As the leaves turn from green to golden and the air grows crisp, it’s time to think about getting ready for school again. Maybe you’re packing lunches for kids or getting “on the bus” yourself – and guess what? Your … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Twist!

Let’s talk flexibility.  When you think about effortless, fluid motion, what comes to mind?  Maybe the USA gymnastics team that just dominated the 2012 Olympics? (Here we have Gabby Douglas in all her ultra-flexible glory, flipping from bar to bar … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Dive Bomb!

    There’s just one word for a dive-bombing hummingbird: extreme. Each time she spends the weekend at her cabin in Highlands, Grandee gets to watch (and sometimes film) a free air show: iridescent hummingbirds performing like fighter pilots. The … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Going for the Gold

   As the Grand Ideas team sits spellbound in front of the 2012 London Olympics, we’re star-struck by gymnastic feats, swimming exploits and table tennis extraordinaire. (We still can’t quite get over the fact that Ping-Pong is an Olympic sport!) … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment