Category Archives: school

Saturday’s Scale otherwise known as: “I blame Chipotle!”

WW… So…Saturday’s scale didn’t like me.  Haha, I’m okay with it for the moment.  Last week was crazy – 3 pounds – crazy.  Anyway, this week I gained 2 pounds, but as of tonight (granted, a few hours after I … Continue reading

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Darn you snow days…

Okay, okay…I love snow days.  But not when they add more days to the end of the school year.  I also love summer.  A LOT.  That ends my whining on getting the day off due to inclement weather (my family … Continue reading

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Bullet Points

Yes, I’m resorting to bullet points. It’s been TOO long. So, in short – here’s what I’ve been up to. Hiked the Grand Canyon (oh yes I did!) Pictures follow. This trip is highly recommended. Our campsite. Yeah…it was sorta … Continue reading

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What are we teaching kids these days?

Every year the DECA chapter at the high school where I work puts on a Veteran’s Day Assembly. It’s really great. They make biscuits and gravy, kids interact with them, they invite a special speaker, the choir sings, the band … Continue reading

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All kindsa news.

🙂 So E and I are officially under contract. **me doing a happy dance** We got a good price. They’re fixing the roof. We close by the end of the month. I’m so freaking excited about making this house ours. … Continue reading

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Breathing Room.

Sometimes I wonder how I’ll ever have a family. Teaching takes so much time. Ha, then other times I feel like I must be a slow person…I take more time to do simple tasks it seems than other teachers. That … Continue reading

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Holy Moly.

I’ve been a bad, bad blogger lately. If you care to hear my excuses I’ll brief them real quick: teaching, night class, volleyball, and procrastination! 🙂 That’s it! Teaching: So the other day I had a fun experience. The bell … Continue reading

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“What’s all this about a bomb threat?!”

Yes, that’s right. The middle school of my school district received a bomb threat Friday. Actually, they received the call Thursday night. That’s right. The extremely intelligent prankster left a bomb threat VOICE-MAIL! Seriously. Really? So, here’s how school went … Continue reading

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I feel like a politician.

Because in my head I’m telling myself to “hope” and that “change is possible.”Too cliche? So what the heck am I talking about? Well, I have these classes full of students who don’t like to read (or learn really). This … Continue reading

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Get to Work!!

So here I am at home when I really should be working. Today was the first day back at school with the kids and man, it was much easier than last year! It really helps when you know some of … Continue reading

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