Tag Archives: humor

A whole year

Wow. It’s been a whole year since I last posted. It is likely that I am now truly writing into a void. But, I feel that it’s never too late to return or start over. So here and now, today, … Continue reading

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Validate with a response

Ok, here goes… I have opinions. This is probably no shocker to you if you know me and/or read my writing. One of my favorite pastimes is to learn about new things and form opinions on them. I’m not saying … Continue reading

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I love fish!

One of the students I work with has an undiagnosed disability. David is constantly into things. He calls out answers when it’s not his turn. He can’t sit still. He doesn’t keep his hands to himself, but instead pokes and … Continue reading

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On Wonder

Working in an elementary school can make you nostalgic. Inconsistently, of course, since children seem equally to try ones nerves and tug the heartstrings, often at the same time. Last week was Halloween. The students are no longer allowed to … Continue reading

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fabulous pounds

I am a solid 5 lbs heavier than I was at our wedding three months ago (more on that later). I call these fabulous pounds. Yes, I bemoan them every day and will them to wash away in my sleep. … Continue reading

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Vintage Cookbook

Ok, ok. I must admit: my Grandma and I are pals. We spend every Thursday morning chatting on the phone, giddy as schoolgirls. She asks me about the cute things my kids say, I ask her about the antics from … Continue reading

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They don’t know

Today I worked with 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders. Which tells me their birthdays fall somewhere between 2002 and 2005. They are studying biographies, so I thought it would be nice if they interviewed each other, wrote the responses, and … Continue reading

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