February 9, 2014
Things are looking up financially for us, and Victoria, our daughter is improving in her eating and scoliosis curve. I think this year will be better for us. Victoria is down from a 55 degree curvature in her back to 27 degrees since we starte... Read more
December 6, 2013
Not to make too big of a deal out of it, but the Director wants me to be the acting Director December 20th while she is gone on vacation! Not a lot will change. I will be the lead teacher, but my paperwork is current to be a Director. And, so... Read more
November 30, 2013
My co-teacher, Cashley had relatives come in from out of town unexpectedly, so therefore she did not come over. We did, instead have a friend from church who I teach Sunday school to her kids. She and her 2 kids came over and we had a grand t... Read more
November 23rd, 2013
Made it past 90 days probation! Which means I get a raise AND I get paid holidays, paid sick days and paid vacation for 2 weeks. I think I might be working over Thanksgiving at home on a fun project! I am going to invite my co-teacher Cashley... Read more
November 11, 2013
I am frustrated by my weight. I am now a size 14! I don't have time to exercise like I used to with a toddler around all the time and working full time! We are not making our bills despite my best efforts(I am trying to look for a second job ... Read more
November 3, 2013
Planning a baby shower for my co-teacher, Cashley Tabor. So far, only 6 people out of 25 said they would come. I realize that everyone has busy schedules, but Cashley is really going to need this.
I had 2 baby showers, but circumstances we... Read more
October 7, 2013
Got my State Director's certificate sent to me. As of Septemeber 24, 2013 I am qualified to run a large daycare through education and experience.
Victoria will only be with me one more year until she goes to public school, so right now I a... Read more
SEPTEMBER 30, 2013
Moved up from being a sub 32 hours a week to lead teacher 38 to 40 hours a week in the younger toddler classroom, which also the same room Victoria, my daughter just moved up to from older infants, after transitioning for 2 weeks.
Have de... Read more
September 15, 2013
The program I am trying to apply to is Early Childhood Education with a Special Ed Endorsement. I already have a bachelor's degree and a Director's certificate in early childhood education.
The reason I was doing this is because I was hopi... Read more
September 25, 2013
I am trying to make the deadline to apply to Colorado University - Denver campus grad school by October 1st. I don't know whether or not a couple of things from my background will hold me back or not. I was fired from my last teaching job unfa... Read more
September 8, 2013
Ran twice during me 8th week trying to train for a marathon next year. Ran 2.3 miles in the beginning of the week. And, 3 miles today(saturday).
I was hired as a sub teacher and will be working 30-40 hours per week. After 90 days probati... Read more
August 21, 2013
Took Victoria to Denver for a full week for an intensive feeding therapy clinic. This week includes the 7th week running. I did not run at all this week. I had Victoria with me alone and was mostly spending my spare time driving in traffic in... Read more
August 18th, 2013
On my last day of the 5th week since I have been running consistently, I ran my 4 mile loop. Under 60 minutes. Burned 450 calories. I had cereal, and a granola bar for breakfast. Two half cups of coffee after teaching Sunday school and a st... Read more
August 17, 2013
Just got back from Salt Lake City, Utah. I start work on Monday August 19th. Went to Salt Lake because Victoria got her 4th or 5th cast put back on for her scoliosis. She is doing the meta casting method, and we are using her ability to grow ... Read more
August 2, 2013
Just finished my third week running 6 times in 5 days anywhere from 2 miles to 6 miles per day. I will be camping this weekend to celebrate our 6 year wedding anniversary with Greg and Victoria. Victoria has never been camping. We hope to tak... Read more