One of These is Not Like the Other

So, Chris and I are working on this new classroom management system that we are designing with a web team that we have been lucky enough to put together.  Last night, I was logged into our backend program, looking at some of the initial designs from one of our web designers.  There is a place for us to chat and leave feedback and comments to each other on the program, so I went over there to make a few notes on some of the work she has done. And that’s…

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A Random Middle School Memory

(This post is dedicated to my sister, who will laugh so loud at it that they will probably be able to hear her in the Space Station.) Tonight I was scrub-a-dubbing in the shower and, as usual, I was singing Christmas carols.  Without realizing it, I started singing one of my favorite songs of all time, Lead Me Lord.  This brought back a flood of memories of where that song came from and before I knew it, my sick ass was laughing hysterically in the shower all by myself.  Cold…

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Maybe They Like Me More

“Psssst…Gracie?” whispered Bean. “Are you asleep?” “Well, not anymore,” said Gracie. “Oh, good,” said Bean. “Cause you’re laying on my pig and I’ll…just…take….him back…if that’s okay.” “Actually,” said Gracie. “I think that’s my pig. It was one of my presents.” “Presents? I didn’t get any presents. What’d you get presents for?” “Oh, you know,” said Gracie. “For being borned.” “Being borned?” “Yeah. I was borned, so people sent me presents.” “What’s so important about being borned?” said Bean. “I was borned before, too, you know.” “YOU WERE?!?!” said Gracie. “You…

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