I get that elementary school is different these days than it was for me back in the 80s, what with the smart boards and chrome books and whatnot. Those are good things. Technology is helping our children learn. Cool. Great. Awesome. But the dressing up and big-to-do's? Why. WHY? Today was the 100th day of… Continue reading The whys of the 100th day of school
OK. So I've been a little absent from the blog. I hear you. But I took that time to make some decisions and I knew you would want me to share them with you. So here you go:1. I'm done with tornadoes. They are fired. Can we start a foundation or something to eradicate the… Continue reading Decisions: May 2013 Edition
The alarm on my phone went off at 4:05PM on Friday afternoon. I found my shoes and a jacket and quickly walked out the front door. I tried to keep my pace quick, but it didn't feel quick enough - I didn't want to be late.I saw my neighborhood friends and said a quick hello… Continue reading Out of Reach.