Hilltown Families

Everything’s Changing, But Will It Still Remain the Same? Nelson Mandela said, “There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself...

The Power of One: Oh My Only-itis BY HF Contributing Writer, Dana Pilson I admit it.  I have “only-itis.”  Or perhaps you could call it “pedia-envy.”  Now that it’s spring and...

It’s Not Easy Being Green Kermit the Frog often sang about the woes of living life “the color of the leaves.” “I think it could be nicer being red, or yellow,...

No Such Thing As a Perfect Parent Nobody ever said parenting was easy, but we certainly don’t make it easier on ourselves … and I’m no exception. I am a 38-year-old...

The Power of One: My One and Only Daisy BY HF Contributing Writer, Dana Pilson I knew it would happen someday, I just didn’t expect it so soon. Returning home from...

Notes from Nan: And now, Spring. BY HF Contributing Writer, Nan Parati You know what I like about snow? It piles up. You know you’re getting somewhere with it. Unless rain...

Notes from Nan: The Weather BY HF Contributing Writer, Nan Parati I was just writing to my friends in New Orleans, telling them that day before yesterday it was 40 degrees...

Notes from Nan: Happy Mardi Gras! BY HF Contributing Writer, Nan Parati My Favorite Overheard Conversations of the Past Week: The first, on the Dangers of Winning the Superbowl and Having...

God Bless Y’all Every One! Oh, you are some generous people! I called Regina Jones day before yesterday and said,  “Regina Jones!  I got a song to sing for you.” She...

Notes from Nan: Justin Jones I have a long story to tell in a short space. From 1985 to 1999 I lived in a low-income neighborhood in New Orleans.  One day...

From the Apothacary: Families Can Find Some Itch Relief! By Tony(a) Lemos, HF Contributing Writer To follow are a couple herbal recipes to relieve the summer itch of bug bites or...