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  • Football Season and Doing something today

    9/14/2015 3:02:21 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    A friend who knows me very well sent this to me: ... Read more

  • Moved

    9/9/2015 1:39:59 PM, by GP6206

    I am at work today and I just moved spots. I now sit directly behind my friend/ counter part Michael. It's a headache and a half. Can't wait to b... Read more

  • September Song

    9/8/2015 12:47:14 PM, by HONEYD2

    Well not actually a song. Life I cannot change even though this is not how I thought my life would go. I have resigned myself that I will n... Read more

  • A little more about me!

    9/5/2015 4:42:46 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    I found this on a featured blog, and thought I would do it as well! Seems like a fun thing to share! Copy and Paste into your own blog,... Read more

  • An Update on My Current Situation

    9/1/2015 10:29:18 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    Tuesday afternoon, August 31, 2015, a letter was hand delivered to me from my school district. There was no knock on the door; it was simply put... Read more

  • Trying spark again

    8/30/2015 7:14:34 AM, by LOWFATLADY

    I am trying this site again. I have lost ~50 pounds, but gained 12 pounds back and have been feeling tired. I don't have the energy I had at the ... Read more

  • Full Disclosure

    8/27/2015 5:34:15 AM, by LIVEDAILY

    I have been dealing with a professional "hiccup" for the past 4 months. Some background: In the interests of holding teachers more accountable,... Read more

  • Dear Teachers

    8/24/2015 4:05:52 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    A friend of mine, well, okay, my husband, and he IS a friend, showed this to me today. It made me weepy. That could have been the result of the... Read more

  • The Little Red House

    8/23/2015 6:01:55 AM, by LIVEDAILY

    This is a favorite story of mine and never fails to impress young children who aren't in on the "secret"! There was once upon a time a littl... Read more

  • A Letter to The Editor

    8/22/2015 4:58:19 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    I was away last week visiting my sister. It was wonderful!! While I was there, The New York Times ran an article about severe teacher shortages... Read more

  • An Educational System

    8/13/2015 7:59:44 AM, by LIVEDAILY

    "An educational system isn't worth a great deal if it teaches young people how to make a living, but doesn't teach them how to make a life." ... Read more

  • Lunch

    8/12/2015 9:46:52 PM, by FERNWELL

    Forgot to eat lunch, I'm going to have to work on that.... Read more

  • not giving up

    8/12/2015 1:20:01 PM, by GP6206

    Went to the fair yesterday - didn't track but didn't have all the good bad for you food I wanted. Back tracking today.... ... Read more

  • Reading

    8/12/2015 9:01:10 AM, by LIVEDAILY

    "From your parents you learn love and laughter and how to put one foot before the other. But when books are opened, you discover that you have w... Read more

  • Scales

    8/11/2015 10:43:15 PM, by FERNWELL

    My son takes the battery out of the scales so I won't the weigh myself everyday.... Read more

  • Our Children

    8/11/2015 10:50:59 AM, by LIVEDAILY

    Our children are living messages we send to a time and place we will never see.... Read more

  • The Blueberry Story

    8/10/2015 11:25:15 AM, by LIVEDAILY

    The Blueberry Story: The teacher gives the businessman a lesson “If I ran my business the way you people operate your schools, I would... Read more

  • The Important Thing

    8/9/2015 1:10:36 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    "The important thing is not so much that every child should be taught, as that every child should be given the wish to learn." John Lubboc... Read more

  • Keep A Kind Heart

    8/8/2015 2:04:23 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    One of the things I do as a classroom teacher is I read aloud to my students. I do this two different ways. One, I use a wide variety of pictur... Read more

  • The Paradoxical Commandments

    8/7/2015 8:33:18 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    This is dedicated to every teacher. Print it out and read it when things get rough this year. The Paradoxical Commandments by... Read more

  • 30 days to organize day 1

    8/7/2015 2:05:44 PM, by GP6206

    Decided to do this :
    ed... Read more

  • Friday vacation day

    8/7/2015 2:03:59 PM, by GP6206

    So much to do today. It's over whelping to know where to start.... over 25 things lidted. ... Read more

  • Teaching Is Not A Job

    8/6/2015 7:10:48 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    I have heard this from many a teacher, "Teaching is not a job, it is a calling." "A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank a... Read more

  • The Typical Elementary Teacher's Classroom

    8/5/2015 7:52:26 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    Teachers are a wise and crafty bunch. We are continuously told that we need to have a wide variety of books and materials for the children to wo... Read more

  • Perspective

    8/4/2015 10:09:15 AM, by LIVEDAILY

    More to think about today: If a doctor, lawyer, or dentist had 25 people in his office all at one time, all of whom had different needs, and... Read more

  • Teachers Make Too Much Money?

    8/3/2015 10:07:57 AM, by LIVEDAILY

    This is an oldie, but goodie. I'm going to repeat the original, then update it! Who's ever heard someone else complain that teachers just ... Read more

  • Teachers Take Responsibility

    8/2/2015 12:05:48 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    I think I was given this when I first started teaching, so I've had it for 36 years. It is still pertinent today. I take responsibility for... Read more

  • Yay for Teachers!

    8/1/2015 9:52:39 AM, by LIVEDAILY

    Today is the first day of August. For most of the United States, teachers are beginning to gear up to return to school after the summer break. ... Read more

  • Here I go AGAIN

    7/5/2015 5:32:54 PM, by JREINSBER

    Just celebrated another birthday and had a wonderful time with family, friends etc. but I am now TOTALLY committed to dropping, 5, then hopefully... Read more

  • Checking in and Getting back on Track

    7/5/2015 4:29:59 AM, by HERBIELADYBUG

    It has been a long time since I have checked in. I have been sidetracked by life, school, work and grandchildren. But I'm back and I am more de... Read more

  • How Can I Get On The Right Track

    7/1/2015 3:18:50 PM, by PAMMIEJ758

    Two months ago, this coming Monday, my mother died. I am lost. She was my mother, my sister, my neighbor, best friend, my doctor buddy, confid... Read more

  • Emotions and Deployment....

    6/29/2015 1:22:17 PM, by ARMYWIFE75

    The emotions are running high, higher than I think ... Read more

  • Keeping busy

    6/28/2015 5:49:59 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    So, I have been keeping busy. My Heart: I am still in recovery mode. I have been cleared to drive, and I have been getting out and about... Read more

  • discouraged / Struggling

    6/12/2015 7:19:20 AM, by MAPPLEBUM

    I've been trying to get back to tracking calories and now that the school year is over I'm exercising more. I'm just having a hard time curbing m... Read more

  • My Buttons

    5/11/2015 7:57:20 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    It all started with a craft idea I saw about 10 or more years ago in a magazine. Some crafty person had made a pin (brooch) out of buttons. The... Read more

  • An Update!

    5/9/2015 12:10:50 AM, by LIVEDAILY

    Hi everyone! It's been a month since I last told you about my health status. I've been back to the surgeons and the cardiologist, and they are ... Read more

  • Day 1

    4/25/2015 10:13:02 AM, by CAZB330

    Weighed myself for the first time in over a year & the numbers were horrifying. I'm not totally shocked though. I always knew that was roughly wh... Read more

  • Hello Spark Friends!

    4/9/2015 4:40:04 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    I have been away. Very unexpectedly. On March 25th I went in for a cardiac cathertization, which is where they inject a contrast dye, and t... Read more

  • Be Pro-Active About Your Health

    2/21/2015 7:02:55 PM, by LIVEDAILY

    I currently take high blood pressure and thyroid medications. My doctors like to see me about every 6 months, just for a general check up along ... Read more

  • Pointless

    2/9/2015 7:54:34 PM, by JORDANLHALL

    Feels like my life has gone to pieces in the last week and a half. Since my last blog entry nothing has really changed much. My life still sucks.... Read more

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