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Sneaking back in…

We’ll see if anyone notices my…year long blog hiatus.  Lets just say that I had nothing interesting to say.  🙂 I hope to update this with our home improvements, as well as some cool races I plan on doing this … Continue reading

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Random assortment of thoughts

The steel cut oats I had for breakfast this morning were DA BOMB.  Seriously.  Oats (of the steel cut variety), craisins, applesauce, almonds.  DELICIOUS.  Be jealous. I am not a fan of carpooling.  I didn’t think I was – now … Continue reading

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The benefits of being a teacher…

Great hours! Awesome breaks One day is never the same as another Sharing my love of reading Getting to know kids Sharing awesome tools, lessons, ideas, discussions with students Being challenged Weekends off – heck yeah! Awesome pay….hahaha Really?  It’s … Continue reading

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So this is what busy feels like?

Since I last updated my life has gotten substantially busier.  As some of you may know I started working for Weight Watchers as a receptionist in May of this year.  Last month I attended BLS (Basic Leader Skills) in Chicago … Continue reading

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Lately…

My days have consisted of too much of this… and not enough running.  Make that…shh….no running.  AHHH! I hadn’t realized how much time a part-time job would take up during the school year.  But after a marathon day of grading … Continue reading

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Another year begins.

Teaching… Monday will be the beginning of my sixth year teaching…and I wouldn’t have it any other way.  I love my job.  If it weren’t for the grading I’d really love my job.  🙂  Alas, that’s what English teachers get. … Continue reading

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Get in Gear

So in a couple weeks I’m signed up to run the Get in Gear half marathon in Minneapolis….and just as the name says, I need to get my butt in GEAR.  Last night I came home and told myself I’d … Continue reading

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