Category Archives: school

… teachable moments

I’m sitting at my desk, watching my students come in and interact with each other as they prepare for their day and I’m humbled. As an educator, I’m not paid much but am reminded daily why investing in these children … Continue reading

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… back to school

School starts on Monday and I’m actually excited. Up until Friday, I was worried that I wasn’t going to really get excited about school starting. <br / I was wrong! Thankfully. Our school's Open House was last night and my … Continue reading

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… time to go

Today was our very last day with the girls. They’re all packed up and we’ll be saying our last goodbyes bright and early tomorrow morning. …. And, my heart is just breaking. They have been so sweet and such a … Continue reading

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… teaching

Never, ever in a million years did I want to be a teacher. But, here I am. I enjoy it. I learn from it. I grow. I endure. I expand. I aspire. I am educated and humbled because of what … Continue reading

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… 9 and 1

9 days and 1 holiday left. And, I am beyond happy. Far beyond. The last few weeks of school are always hectic for me because I always wait until the absolute last minute to complete gifts for my cheerleaders and students. … Continue reading

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… hearts are for loving

The world of adoption is a beautiful place. And, I belive God gave women “something” that drives it….. our husbands love it, just the same but there’s something about a women, a mama, that just pushes this thing forward like … Continue reading

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… on being 30

Because I’ve been 30 for all of a week and a day, I feel quite qualified to express a few things. So, I thought I’d bang out a list of things that I’ve learned, plan to implement, and/or have observed … Continue reading

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