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There’s always something.

This week has called for a lot of time sitting on my butt reading Crime and Punishment and essays.  Lots and lots of essays. But, I just saw something pretty sweet. If you use the website Edmodo, that might look … Continue reading

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Busy with a side of CUTE.

No posts this week?  Here’s why. 1. It’s the end of the semester.  Grades are due soon and I have LOTS of essays to grade.  YAY! 2. This kid is killin me.  It’s simply too. much. cuteness.

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Truth-Time Thursday

Since I never weigh in on Wednesdays, Thursdays have become the new truth time.  And the results are in… Last Week Time I Told the World Where I Was: +17.8 This Last Two Weeks: -3.8 Total Loss: -8.4 12.6 until I’m … 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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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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