“You must make a decision that you are going to move on. It wont happen automatically. You will have to rise up and say, ‘I don’t care how hard this is, I don’t care how disappointed I am, I’m not going to let this get the best of me. I’m moving... Read more
It's cool this morning, but the temperatures are going to warm up to the mid 40's throughout the day... more importantly they're calling for SUNSHINE! Our students will be thrilled to get outside for recess, personally I will be thrilled to ... Read more
"Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom."-Viktor Frankl
Thought provoking quote!
Have a great day!
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Yesterday we took Layton to an AWESOME dinosaur exhibit held at the Show-Me Center in Cape! It was fantastic! The three of us had a great time...viewing dinosaurs of all sizes and species... even learned about some "recently" discovered dinos... Read more
Yesterday our grandson, Layton (7 1/2) met his father's "new" stepsons, Landon (4 1/2) and Leevi (4 1/2 months) ( for the first time... ALL the fears and worries of the "adults" in these little guys lives were immediately put to rest when they... Read more
My hubby and I decided to take in an early show yesterday afternoon by watching American Sniper! Many parts of the movie weren't "easy" to watch, but the movie was so worth seeing! It brought back memories of my brother, Ray and Somalia, but ... Read more
“When you face adversity, you need to remind yourself that whatever is trying to defeat you could very well be what God will use to promote you.” ― Joel Osteen, Your Best Life Now: 7 Steps to Living at Your Full Potential
What a great... Read more
Our "baby girl" turns 32 today! Where does the time go? I'm so very proud of the young woman she has become! She has so many talents and shares them not only her family and friends but with everyone she meets! She is such a blessing to her f... Read more
Live life fully while you're here. Experience everything. Take care of yourself and your friends. Have fun, be crazy, be weird. Go out and screw up! You're going to anyway, so you might as well enjoy the process. Take the opportunity to learn fr... Read more
God is able to accomplish, provide, help, save, keep, subdue... He is able to do what you can't. He already has a plan. God's not bewildered. Go to Him. -Max Lucado
So much truth in this words..
Blessings!... Read more
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.
What a wonderful mission statement!!
Have a blessed day!... Read more
Happy Sunday everyone! We're experiencing above normal temperatures and sunshine, but the wind is blowing like crazy... which has limited the time I'm spending outdoors! I am however enjoying the sunshine! :) Tomorrow is predicted to be even... Read more
I have been using a Fitbit since December of 2012 and absolutely love it! Apparently Fitbit has recently become the "in" thing as over ten of my coworkers and friends are now Fitbit users! This is super cool with me as I now have LOTS of peopl... Read more
This has been a whirlwind week... and I'm so happy that Friday is now "done." It was so pretty out this afternoon, one of my coworkers and I actually went for a walk OUTSIDE... it felt great! I then stayed and worked in my classroom until afte... Read more
So happy that our area once again missed the snow... which means no missed school... last year at this time we'd missed a total of 12 days... ended up missing 16 total! My son, who live and teaches in a town about an hour north of, has enough s... Read more