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Great week end!
Monday, October 23, 2017      1 comments

We had a wonderful extended weekend with our daughter and her family! Yesterday we visited the World War I Museum and Liberty Memorial in Kansas City! There is something very special about visiting this type of museum with your child and her c... Read more
Saturday!!!
Sunday, October 22, 2017      7 comments

Today we attended not one but two of our oldest grandson's, Bryson, flag football games! We also went to a car show that was created by three high school students in our daughter's high school leadership class! It was great! The young man di... Read more
Great day!
Friday, October 20, 2017      6 comments

We left home at 6:00 this morning to make the drive to KC to see our daughter and her family! We took the back route from our home and saw some beautiful fall foliage! It was a wonderful, peaceful drive!!! Now we're ready for the weekend with... Read more
Our anniversary
Thursday, October 19, 2017      10 comments

Thirty-seven years ago today at 2:30 PM my husband and I said, "I Do"... what a life we have built together! We haven't always had it all together, but together we continue to work together! I am truly blessed to call him my husband, my children... Read more
Joys of being a teacher!
Wednesday, October 18, 2017      4 comments

This is my 30th year as a classroom teacher and my first year being back in middle school after being in both high school and elementary for the past decade! I must admit I wasn't overly excited about returning to the middle school level, but I... Read more
On being a teacher...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017      4 comments

The test of a good teacher is not how many questions he can ask his pupils that they will answer readily, but how many questions he inspires them to ask him which he finds it hard to answer.- -Alice Wellington Rollins In today's world, it ... Read more
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Monday, October 16, 2017      8 comments

β€œThe purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson I believe through loving and helping others we f... Read more
Grandchildren!!
Sunday, October 15, 2017      6 comments

Our grandchildren accept us for ourselves, without rebuke or effort to change us, as no one in our entire lives has ever done, not our parents, siblings, spouses, friends β€” and hardly ever our own grown children. ~Ruth Goode So blessed to... Read more
Life is a blessing!
Saturday, October 14, 2017      7 comments

When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive- to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.-Marcus Aurelius Great reminder... no matter what's going on in the world, I am definitely blessed! Have a ... Read more
1/2 the GRANDS
Friday, October 13, 2017      8 comments

When I get home from school two of our Perryville GRANDS will be, my husband is picking them up in Cape today... the two youngest.... Gwen age 3 and Anderson 6.... Layton (10) who lives close to us will come over around 4:30!!! We are going to... Read more
Joyce Meyer on teachers
Thursday, October 12, 2017      7 comments

Teachers can change lives with just the right mix of chalk and challenges.- Joyce Meyer I like this quote, as my goal as a teacher is to make a difference in the lives of my students, by encouraging and challenging them to be the best they ... Read more
Norman Vincent Peale
Wednesday, October 11, 2017      8 comments

Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex. Norman Vincent Peale Have a blessed day!... Read more
Tuesday Back to School!
Tuesday, October 10, 2017      6 comments

Back to school today!!! Ready to see my students and get this week started! The first quarter ends on Friday, so this week we will be wrapping up some mapping activities in Social Studies and continue reading Maniac Magee in our reading classe... Read more
Columbus Day
Monday, October 09, 2017      4 comments

We're out of school today in honor of Columbus Day!! I've had a productive day cleaning house and grading papers! Now, I'm headed out to give blood at the local Catholic Hall! Have a blessed day! ... Read more
Rainy Sunday...
Sunday, October 08, 2017      5 comments

Woke up to the sound of gently falling rain! What a wonderful sound... Lower temps today means I can finally fix a big pot of taco soup! Have a blessed day!... Read more

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