Tag Archives: Watchung Plaza

Glad I Saw It: Bricks for Mischa

Last Friday my children and I attended a small ceremony in Watchung Plaza to honor the memory of those lost in the Montclair post office shooting 19 years ago. There were eight of us there, including the pastor and the … Continue reading

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Glad I Saw It: Waldo in Watchung Plaza

Now, I have never enjoyed the whole Where’s Waldo craze. I mean, I remember it being a mini-bane on my existence due to the similarity between my name and the red-and-white-striped traveler’s name. I wish they had just stuck with … Continue reading

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Glad I Saw It: Color from Above and Below

A day or two ago, my daughter must have picked up a dozen huge yellow leaves from the ground around the back of Watchung Plaza.  There were still plenty left on the trees, and the light coming through was lovely. … Continue reading

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Glad I Saw It: WTF

Another gem from Pat Gail Gallery:I think she’s arguing for a two-day work-week!

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Glad I Saw It: Real Discovery

This sign in front of Watchung Plaza’s Yoga Desha pretty much sums up what I hoped to do for myself with the “Glad I Saw It” posts.  Often, perspective is everything.  Brooklyn may have had secrets and spontaneous street art, … Continue reading

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Watchung Booksellers: Space for Graphic Novels

I’ve been making more trips to Watchung Booksellers since I joined a book club.  Since I am a strident brick and mortar supporter – especially when it comes to book stores – I love to go to the store itself. … Continue reading

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Glad I Saw It: Cinderella’s Fashion Tip

The Pat Gail Gallery has another fun board out.  Remember this one, and this one? I guess this means I need to shop somewhere in addition to the clearance rack at Kohl’s. I’m sure it’s very good advice; I know my sister would whole-heartedly … Continue reading

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Glad I Saw It: Freshening Up the Pole

Just what every local barber needs:  A fresh coat of paint on his pole. Somehow this made me suddenly feel like I live in a small town.  I liked it.

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May Day Celebration in Montclair

Lots of elementary school kids in Watchung Plaza were grateful for the lack of rain today,  and their parents, pointing cameras in various directions, agreed.    I was happy about it too since my two toddlers didn’t have umbrellas or … Continue reading

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