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because life has ups and downs…

Self-Care Sunday: Set a Goal

My husband is a goal setter. Ken’s also a goal-getter.🏆He doesn’t just think about his goals. He acts on them. He’s one of those guys who can’t rest until it’s … Continue reading

November 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

Go for the Silver

I recently let you in on the gem I found on the Today website during my lunch hour. During these segments called Quoted by…with Hoda, Hoda Kotb talks with guests about the … Continue reading

November 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

Self-Care Sunday: Let It Be

I’ve always loved music 🎸by The Beatles, but I haven’t listened to much of it lately. Sir Paul McCartney was a guest on 📺The Late Show recently. His discussion with … Continue reading

November 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

I Am Enough, I Have Enough.

My lunch hour isn’t really an hour. It is supposed to be 24 minutes. Supposed to be. I’m a middle school teacher so that 24 minutes includes a lot more … Continue reading

October 30, 2019 · 3 Comments

Kindness is Contagious

Have you ever had something turn out exactly like you hoped it would? I had that happen today, and I’m still smiling! You may have read in an earlier post … Continue reading

September 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Self-Care Sunday: Community

I know that self-care kind of sounds like things you do BY yourself. But- it is really things you do FOR yourself. Being a part of a community is a … Continue reading

September 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Follow My Classroom Blog

Hey there! As a Communication Arts teacher for middle school kids, I wanted to find a way to get their writings out there. I wanted their pieces to be relevant … Continue reading

September 2, 2019 · Leave a comment