Tag Archives: Life

Skating Backwards

Last weekend we attended a birthday party for a girl in Cody’s third grade class.  Cody has spoken of this girl, who I shall refer to as Bea, for quite some time.  They play together at recess and spend time … Continue reading

Posted in Random Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Simple Sunday – If you Give them Suction Cup Toothbrushes…

expect some shenanigans during tooth brushing time.

Posted in Simple Sunday | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

My Sick Day Rule(s)

The scans came back normal.  So did the X-rays.  After talk of keeping him overnight, he was released and Husband came home with Cody a bit before 11 last night.  This means Cody’s shunt is fine and we are not … Continue reading

Posted in Sniffles & Seizures | Tagged , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

What is Important

Today Husband and I both took the day off work to attend a Celebration of Life for my Husband’s uncle, Reynold.  He passed away last Monday and is greatly missed by many people.  There was a small family-only celebration/service over … Continue reading

Posted in Sniffles & Seizures | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Simple Sunday – Car Conversations

Car driving conversation are the best.  Out of the blue, Carter had this to say: carter: When I grow up I might be a librarian.  me: Ah.  That would be a good choice. carter: I like to read.  Reading is … Continue reading

Posted in Simple Sunday | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Valentine’s Day, Second Grade Style

Yesterday was not Valentine’s Day – unless you were an elementary school student or elementary school teacher. The first week of February the students cut out construction paper hearts and wrote on them who their favorite book character was and … Continue reading

Posted in Being a Teacher | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Simple Sunday – Late to the Party

National Pie Day is on January 23rd.  As luck would have it, I was sick on the weekend we had planned to celebrate it with family and friends.  The following weekend after that was Super Bowl Sunday. And so it … Continue reading

Posted in Food Glorious Food, Simple Sunday | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Simple Sunday – Go Hawks!!

Enough said.

Posted in Simple Sunday | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Just Trying to Get the Girl

Groundhog Day. We can add that to the ever growing list of events/items/holidays/things that I know about but don’t really know all that much about. When Cody became of the question-asking-age many years ago, I realized that my vast banks … Continue reading

Posted in Little Feet, Random Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Pie Day Bust

A lime green Otter Pop, a cup of Earl Gray tea, and a fever of 101+ – not how I envisioned Pie Day. This morning Cody and Carter got up before us like any other typical weekend day.  With a … Continue reading

Posted in Food Glorious Food, Sniffles & Seizures | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments