Once again

It seems that it’s that time of year again. I’ve fought the last month or so of going stir crazy quite well, I think. No crazy hair cuts (yet), no running away, no bad poetry written. But it’s that time of year for me.  It doesn’t help much that I’ve spent the past week investigating … More Once again

Amusement

I’m always amused by the things that come out of my students’ mouths. Today: Kid 1: “Last night I told my mom about how sound waves have crests and troughs and when there is a high frequency there is a higher pitch. And she said where did you learn that?! and I said at school! and … More Amusement

November 30th

We’ve quickly come to the end of November. How did that happen? It seems like only yesterday it was Halloween, but then suddenly things like Thanksgiving came and went… that’s hardly fair. October and November are my favorite months of the year and now both are gone. December is next. December tends to drag on … More November 30th

November 29th

Today all I’ve got for you are a couple of doodles I did while waiting for students to take a quiz. I don’t draw or even doodle much but I used to and I miss it. Hopefully it’ll be something I can get back into if the time ever presents itself. But one of my … More November 29th

November 28th

Thoughts on a Monday… I’ve only got nine days until Davis leaves Florida and I’m not dealing with that well.  I’ve stretched myself too thin socially in the past couple of weeks and it’s really taken its toll. I need a recharge.  My sister had a baby. Did I mention that? Also I started back … More November 28th

November 27th

I have a new nephew. Finally. His name is Castiel Xavier Ransom Johanni, and he’s perfect.  And suddenly and without much fanfare, thanksgiving break is up, and it is time to return to the real world of teaching and eating moderately and going to the gym and not smoking and not staying up til 4+ … More November 27th

November 26th

…okay I spoke too soon. My sister was on and off the laboring for over 36 hours and little Castiel still hasn’t made an appearance. It seems things are getting going again, so here’s hoping for a healthy middle of the night baby! I can’t imagine being in labor that long.  Well, actually I can’t … More November 26th

November 25th

IT’S BABY DAY! My sister was due three days ago but it looks like today’s the day! I am so excited to be an aunt to another beautiful little boy. Here’s praying everything goes smoothly!  (Rest assured… baby pictures will be a comin’ any day now!)