Timely nuggets of information and ideas we want to share with you.

We love inspiring graduation speeches and this year we will be still able to access 2020 graduation speeches by notable people in spite of COVID-19.  iHeartMedia has established a new podcast called “Commencement: Speeches for the class of 2020” and it will debut May 15th.  Jimmy Fallon, Hillary Clinton, Eli Manning, Tim McGraw and many others will deliver commencement speeches on the podcast. The podcast can be found beginning May 15th wherever you like to go for podcasts.

See earlier ASE articles on graduation speeches 2016 and 2010.

Amoji Unisex Garden Clogs & Shoes are comfortable and easy to slip on and off.  There is no heel,  but they stay secure on the foot.  They come in eleven colors – green, black, navy, red, khaki, white, light blue, pink, brown, purple and grey. $18.00 – $22.00.

And, Amoji kids – there are eight colors and they are $17.00 – $19.00.

Thanks to Frannie B., we have had The Points Guy brought to our attention.   The Points Guy began as a points and miles blog and has grown into a lifestyle/travel brand with 8 million visitors a month. It is a comprehensive travel site that covers V.I.P lounges, credit card offers of points and rewards, reviews of hotels, flights, and creates curated travel guides. The founder was voted Forbes magazine #1 travel influencer in 2017.

Win-win! For all of you who are (unexpectedly) homeschooling children, enlist the help of grandparents, godparents and friends.  Think of people who would love to be ‘substitute teachers’, ‘tutors’ and readers for your children – get them on iPads or phones with your children and everyone will be happy for an hour.

Here is a very good article about grandparenting in the time of COVID-19 from the Harvard Medical School.

 

Did you miss an article this week? Here they are ~

Hand Care in a Time of Covid

Soothing hand cream

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Quarantine Entertainment #6

Quarantine Entertainment #6