Entries by Gillian Lalime

Honoring the new mother

by Gillian Lalime A simple yet profound fact of life is that we each owe our lives to mothers. Perhaps this goes without saying but it also extends past the obvious recognition. If you have cream in your morning coffee, it is a mother cow who gave that cream. If you eat eggs it is […]

Opening to receive the gift

Waterville Mom writes book redefining the term ‘Special Needs’ by Gillian Lalime When asked about parenting, Lisa Lichterfeld, author of My Name is Kwayah, a children’s book about her daughter, starts with some self-analysis. “I was the youngest of five. They say the youngest children tend to be more Bohemian. Some might even describe them […]

VCS middle schoolers take a trip down the road to witness historic event

by Gillian Lalime On Friday, May 6, students from the VCS middle school took a field trip following the Outlet Stream that runs from China Lake into the Kennebec River. This educational experience was orchestrated through a collaboration of Brian Stanley, librarian at the Vassalboro Public Library, and Melora Norman, at Vassalboro Community School, with […]