Monthly Archives: September 2004

Easy Going Games

I recently unearthed the out-of-print book Easy Going Games by Barbara Sher, MA, OTR. The author is an occupational therapist who uses play therapy in working with children. Easy Going Games, published in 1987, describes numerous games for children that…

Hooping Buskers

While I’ve often thought about dragging my hoop and a hat down to Fisherman’s Wharf to spin some tricks for spare change, more for fun than for profit, I have never actually gone out and done it. I’ve been inspired…

Alesia Goulevitch impersonates a giant Slinky

While we favor the large over-sized hoops, there are still certain things that you really can’t do with them, like turn yourself into a giant Slinky for example. Here’s a weekend story from The Republican. Alesia Goulevitch found herself impersonating…