Previous Reformed Church

One Last Scare

Looking to tell a good scary story? Check out my article with advice from expert storytellers here. Photograph of Reformed Church in Montclair, NJ as referenced in the article. The church is now occupied by a different Christian denomination.

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“EVERY TIME I CLIMB TO THE TOP OF A MOUNTAIN, I FEEL SO FREAKING AWESOME” – INTERVIEW WITH BETTINA PEETS FOUNDER OF THE ADVENTURE GODDESS RETREATS AND EVENTS

This post was originally published on MissCareerLess; an awesomely honest online magazine featuring ‘Women Who Change, Dare to Change and Dare the Change.’ Because everybody has a story to share! Photos and Interview by Kimberly Cecchini Bettina Peets is changing her life – one adventure at a time. And, with her new business Adventure Goddess Retreats and…

A kid-painted blue horse in at the Montclair Art Museum for the Eric Carle exhibition.

A Hungry Caterpillar & a Blue Horse

Eric Carle’s illustrations are easy to identify. My husband did not recognize his name, but recognized his artwork as soon as he saw it at the Montclair Art Museum (MAM). Carle’s books are well-known staples in the world of children’s books. His writing is simple and he created his colorful illustrations by hand-painting tissue paper…

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Stronger Than the Ocean?

Text & Photos by K. Cecchini If going down the shore is a rite of passage in New Jersey, then owning a piece of it is a dream. So how do you convince homeowners to return their seaside fantasy to Mother Nature before she sends the repo man? Hurricane Sandy was the most devastating storm…