All Good Things Come to an End

Last week was my first week back at school.  Boooooooo!!!!!!  Hisssssssssss!!!!!  Students don’t come back to school until August 18, but we had to go back early for a two week training and then our regular pre-planning the week of August 11.  It’s just no fair, I tell you! I spent all last week teaching other teachers about digital technology in the classroom.  My master’s degree was in Educational Leadership and my focus area was in technology in education, so digital curriculum is a passion of mine.  I’ve been lucky…

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Freshly Minted

A month or so ago, I went to a birthday party for my sweet college roommate’s daughter.  After the party, Neal’s daughter (via his even sweeter wife, Kylie, I’m sure) sent me a thank you note for attending.  AND IT WAS WRITTEN ON HER OWN STATIONARY!  I loved that! (That’s me and Neal.  We survived four years of college together, and now we’re both trying to survive parenthood, too.) Because I was on the look out for stationary for my own kids now, I was super excited when Minted.com reached…

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Worth the Drive

Last Friday after work, Chris and I loaded the kids up and drove seven hours to Atlanta.  Early the next morning, we got up and drove five more hours to a family reunion in Piney Flats, Tennessee.  We spent the night in Tennessee after the reunion, and then drove the eleven hours home all day on Sunday.  Normally, we wouldn’t have even considered driving that far in that short of a time period, especially with the kids.  But, my grandma asked me directly if I would come.  And Grandma doesn’t…

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