I teach first grade. I know what you’re thinking…whining, ABC’s, peed pants, snotty noses and patience. Well, you’re partially right. Yes, I definitely deal with all of the above, but I also get to work with 6 year olds who are amazed by such little. Like when I open a new box of crayons and pour them into their table caddy I hear, “(gasp!) Mrs. … Continue reading Simple joys.
I’ve always loved to read. Finding the time is a different issue. This past summer I was able to really indulge myself in books and spend many days reading poolside or at 3am eagerly finishing a story. The Kite Runner was a book I had on my shelf for a long time. In fact I bought it a year ago last summer, but never had … Continue reading The Kite Runner
Who do you think baby H looks like? 😉 It’s been such a wild month: School starting again, 26 students, morning sickness (which actually turns out to be all day sickness…it must have been a male that coined the term), joy and anticipation, making my 1st midwife appointment, and joining a new homegroup at our church. Wow. I need to take a breath. The … Continue reading 7 weeks and counting