Monthly Archives: March 2011

How to Spend $1000 in an Hour

Books, books, books!! Book collection $1,000 in one hour??!! No problem. I may be at work, but there is a book fair going on, and I already have my eye on a bunch of books for my classroom. Where can … Continue reading

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Reality television – good vs. evil??

We’ve all watched it in some form or fashion.  Reality T.V.  Biggest Loser, Jersey Shore, The Amazing Race, Survivor, American Idol, Horders, Addicted….the list goes on and on.  We watch because it is entertaining, but are all reality shows good … Continue reading

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I am absolutely silly about anything from the 80’s or 90’s.  I guess this totally shows how old your crazy teacher is, but I don’t care.  I admit I have a problem, and as you know, the first step to … Continue reading

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Nobody can make you feel inferior without your consent. ~Eleanor Roosevelt

Have you ever realized how often you put yourself down? How hard you are on yourself? Here is a question for you to ponder: If you had a friend who spoke to you in the same way that you sometimes … Continue reading

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My Must-Sing-Aloud Songs

SmiLe – Born To be HaPPy “Smile” by Uncle Kracker. No matter what kind of mood I am in, I find that song to be totally uplifting and find myself belting it out no matter where I am. My favorite … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Just a Number

If everyone just considered themselves a “number”, and we all waited for everyone else to do something to make change, where we would be right now?

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I’m jealous!

I am typing my post from my cell phone because as I was getting ready to go to sleep, I realized I hadn’t posted in s couple of days. Can’t have you thinking I had forgotten about my students. What’s … Continue reading

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Music, Lyrics, and My Life

Have you ever been listening to the radio or your IPod and a song comes on and completely changes your mood? Music can directly affect how I am feeling at any given time. For instance, this evening I was sitting … Continue reading

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It’s a beautiful day today, and I get to spend lunch on the patio of Mellow Mushroom with Christian. What do you like to do on pretty days that makes you thankful for great weather?

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Google Search Story

A fun easy way to create a story without writing?  Try Google Search Story.  Check out the one I created and then check out others on YouTube! You can click on my story, The Journey of a Teacher, to see … Continue reading

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