sharing the stairs

because life has ups and downs…

What If…We Remembered to Say Thank You

I’m big on the idea of saying the words. 💖THANK YOU! I say thank you to my husband when he 🍽cooks dinner. He’s a much better cook than I am, … Continue reading

January 19, 2020 · Leave a comment

The Heart of Our Football Season

Whenever an athletic season begins, there’s no telling how it will end. With the way the football season started for our high school, there would be no way to even … Continue reading

November 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

Self-Care Sunday: Read a Book

I recently finished reading an autobiography by Trevor Noah called Born a Crime. I love 😍to read stories about real lives, especially when they are authentic. I can’t stand the stories … Continue reading

November 16, 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

Devastating Loss Brings Outpouring of Love

Kids aren’t supposed to die. Kids most certainly aren’t supposed to die from cardiac arrest following an asthma attack at a high school football practice. Yet, that’s exactly what happened … Continue reading

September 7, 2019 · 2 Comments

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