Weddings from a TLC Junkie

Let’s just say I’m addicted to I love TLC programming. Shows like 19 Kids and Counting and Little People Big World are my addiction. I’ve been watching them since the Duggars had 13 kids and one television special. Same thing with Little People Big World. I also like Cake Boss and DC Cupcakes, but those shows … [Read more…]

Crackin’ Those Books

I’ve spent this summer learning. Last summer, I spent time pinteresting (I totally just made pinterest into a verb…) and reading blogs and pretended that I was learning. BUT IT WASN’T THIS INTENSE. I spent the month of June taking 3 graduate classes. THREE classes. That is NINE graduate hours for those of you who can’t … [Read more…]

In Summer…

Oh. Summer. I’m just now getting to enjoy Summer, even though I am at the end of Summer 1. I chose to take 9 hours this first summer session and 9 hours the next summer session. It all ends before we report back for school, and I do get a couple of weeks this summer … [Read more…]

Coming to a close…

The school year is rapidly coming to an end. Emails about end of year parties, giveaways, and boxes have commenced. There are actually on 9 days of school left. 9 days left of being a kindergarten teacher, at least for the time being. In the fall, I’ll be moving classrooms to a new hallway for … [Read more…]

Chester the Brave

Today I read a story to the kids in my class about a raccoon named Chester. Chester is curled up in his Momma’s lap scared about having to recite his lessons in front of all the other animals at Owl’s Tree House School. Momma tells Chester the story of a little robin who, although she … [Read more…]

Remarkably Absent

If you are the one person who has been an avid reader and has been wondering where I’ve been in the last two months, I’ll give you a list.  I’ve been sick. Sinus infections, bronchitis, and a particularly bad stomach bug hit me. Graduate school. I’m taking 6 hours towards a Master’s in Special Education. … [Read more…]