School rocks when the seniors are gone!... Read more
Last Day Tomorrow!
Tomorrow marks the last day that seniors will be in the building. Yea!... Read more
We hit a few creeks this morning, and it was awesome! But, after catching a fat brookie, I was bored, and started wading and playing with rocks and sand in the creek (looking for gold, don't cha know!). Bad idea. I didn't know I was hypothermic ... Read more
I' ve been feeling SO frazzled and busy this week, that this weekend is a needed break. Our plans include stream fishing tomorrow, helping a friend move on Sunday, and working around the house Sunday. Sounds downright leisurely to me!... Read more
Okay, I'll forgive myself for yesterday's whining session. It turns out I had a really good reason to feel so tired and put-upon; I was sick! When I finally realized that my throat hurt and my ear wouldn't pop, I swung by the doctor's on my way ... Read more
Boy, I hate spring. At school, the meetings pile up, before and after school responsibilities triple, and students are in a panic, as I am, about getting everything done in just a couple of weeks. It's a good thing I'm making such healthy choice... Read more
Looking Forward to Workout!
What a Monday! Reviewed the seller's paperwork, taught four classes without a break, somehow finished correcting a class set of research report rough drafts, arranged for our home inspection, and I'm counting the minutes until aerobics starts th... Read more
Hungry and Tired!
What a weekend! I feel as if I've been wrung dry. I finished planting my flowers, but other than that, the only things I've done today are eat and nap. Time to "fill the well."... Read more
Lost in the Fifties
We're headed into town tonight to drop Levi at the street dance. He likes to impress the ladies with his sexy little dance. I'm kinda scared to unleash him. Should be a fun night. :)... Read more
I'm one step close to becoming a homeowner!
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Keeping my personal life separate
from my work life is really challenging. I struggle with it more each day.
A few years ago, our superintendent showed us a customer service movie called "Give 'em the Pickle." In it, Bob Farrell, a restaurateur in Seattle, explained what c... Read more
I'm Finding Time!
It's amazing how eagerly I'm trying to add a little more exercise into my daily routine. During a 15 minute break at work, I got a half mile in and didn't even break a sweat. Today I took two laps before starting work, and this evening, I will s... Read more
Mobility in Writing!
Went to a conference this spring on teaching writing, and one topic was mobility. Mobility in writing meanswriting frequently, so this blog has become my mobility in motion for writing. I may only write a few sentences a day, but it's getting ea... Read more
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Replaced the soil in our flower beds and planted today. Good workout, and it looks pretty, too!... Read more