Wow, Spring Break. Almost had a brain overload with all the huge things happening in one little week. As my friend said in a text conversation today, “LIFE IS SO EXCITING RIGHT NOW.” I literally feel like life is happening in ALL CAPS all of a sudden. So, the big news: Sam went to a… Continue reading OMG
Can I get a Woohoo? Anyone? Cora’s with me on this one. It’s officially Spring Break!!
This week has seemed sooo long. I probably say that just about every other week, but this time I mean it– it really has felt like the longest week ever. And it’s still not over! There’s still one more day to go! Sigh… I won’t get into the specifics, but this school week has been… Continue reading Thursday… AKA I Can’t Believe This Week Isn’t Over Yet
When I was cleaning out my attic (waaay back during that very productive day before Thanksgiving) I found two projects from my student teaching days that I think I’m finally ready to part with. There are so many hoops to jump through during student teaching; some assignments are genuinely helpful, and some are just extraneous… Continue reading Free to a Good Home
I haven’t posted about AR at all since school started back, yet here we are with the ninth week upon us and the last day to meet AR goals is this Friday. Students must read enough books to earn their point goal (picture books are worth 0.5 points, and chapter books range from 1 point… Continue reading Last Week of AR
Do you ever feel like you have to work at being creative? Sometimes I worry that my natural creativity is leaking out of me. It seemed like doing and making and being creative was so effortless as a child, and now it seems like I struggle to find inspiration. Where did all that creative energy… Continue reading Childhood Creativity
Sigh… time to confess another colossal Fail. With a capital F. Of course it didn’t help my ego at all that I optimistically took pictures every step of the way… however, I did NOT photograph the burnt, oozing results. But I’m getting ahead of myself. I found an absolutely yummy molten chocolate cake recipe in a recent… Continue reading F… is for Failure