This year 2016 has been amazing. I honestly have been so engrossed that I haven’t had time to blog. However, if I’m going to be a blogger, if I’m going to be a writer. I have to keep plugging away. It’s been a great, blessed year and I need to write about it more. Continue reading A good and bad problem to have
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 11,000 times in 2015. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 4 sold-out performances for that many … Continue reading 2015 in review
The 1st part of this school year is almost wrapped up like a present under the tree. I can’t say just how excited I am about getting away and recharging, but I am sure you understand my current state. Also this marks the end of 2015 a pretty good year over all. As with all … Continue reading A look back at 2015
I have been in a Phonics training for the last few months. It’s been very insightful. I didn’t KNOW how to teach phonics and with the ebbs and flows in education it was hard to see where this would fit into the daily grind. Thankfully my district has invested a lot into teaching phonics and I … Continue reading So much to do
I’ve been really giving this class my best and I haven’t blogged like I wanted to. It’s funny how just a few minute changes make teaching so much different. One of my babies thought they’d bribe me by putting my name in their noun search. Well, it worked. Here’s a cookie! I love this group. We … Continue reading Catching up
Today I wrapped up my Whole30 adventure. I started on May 4th and concluded today. That makes it not Whole30, but Whole130 days. Here are some of my numbers. Starting weight May 4, 2015 224 Ending weight September 10, 2015 199 Starting waist size 38 Ending waist size 36 Starting neck size 16 1/2 Ending neck size … Continue reading My Whole30 adventure
This week was OUTSTANDING! I love this group of kids! I’m so very happy to have come aboard. Now let’s review this week in pics. The 5th grade team thought it would be nice to start everyone’s week with a special card. They were right. That was kinda cool. My neighbor who’s a 1st year … Continue reading First full week in review.