Monthly Archives: January 2009

excited about taxes?

Oh yes, yes I am. Why on earth would you be excited about taxes? Refunds of course! Seriously, sweet. In other news? My snowday was not very productive on the “school” front. You want to know what I did? Exciting … Continue reading

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What was your most embarrassing moment?

I’ve been pretty fortunate in my life. First of all, my family’s crazy. So I got used to being embarrassed at a young age. Heck, my kids (students) look at me sometimes like Who is this woman? Haha, it makes … Continue reading

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Inkspell

Book Title: InkspellAuthor: Cornelia FunkeRating: 4 outta 5 starsReview: Yes, this book took me forever to read. No, it wasn’t because it wasn’t good. It was good. Very good. Meggie reads herself into Inkworld (at the end of the last … Continue reading

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I beat my dad!

Go me. So yesterday Dad, E, K and I ran in the “Resolution Run” 5k in CoMo. My goal was to break 26 (get under 26). And. I. Did. It. Seriously though, that freakin course was h-a-r-d! The course started … Continue reading

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The 30-day bandwagon.

I’m impulsive. Seriously impulsive. About stupid things. Example? Tonight I’m sitting on my couch watching TV and looking at reviews for Jillian Michael’s 30 day Shred video and all the sudden, I have to get it. I mean. What. Is. … Continue reading

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Looking for Alaska

Title: Looking for AlaskaAuthor: John GreenRating: 4.5 out of 5 starsReview: Read this. If you’re in high school (or have been…recently), read this. At times – as a teacher – I thought the language was a bit rough, but it’s … Continue reading

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God’s Cereal

Yes, that is the correct price. So, E and I went to Texas last weekend for my cousin M’s wedding.The wedding was great. Adorable couple. Short service. Limited amount of people (that’s what I want. not that I don’t like … Continue reading

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Sweet Success

So I joined a challenge at my local gym, The Biggest Loser. They track your percentage lost over a four month period, and I’m pretty psyched because they’ve got some sweet prizes (can you say 1-hour massage?)! Well, when you … Continue reading

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What will you do this year?

Oh yes, it’s that time of year again. Resolutions! I always try to make a new year’s resolution and it seems like by the end of the year I always forget what it is…oops. This year’s resolution? 1. Stop biting … Continue reading

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