Sunday, November 06, 2011 3 comments
I'm up at least 15 pound more than where I was this time last year. I'm struggling with time for exercise, making good food choices and the will to make both of them in the first place! I need new inspiriation and I seem to be either fresh out o... Read more
So Far, So Good...
Wednesday, October 05, 2011 0 comments
Life is going pretty well. I've always loved my job, no doubt about it. But this year, with the new schedule changes, I was preparing myself to dislike it a bit. But so far, it's going really well. I'm kind-of afraid to tell my principals that i... Read more
New School Year = Even More Milestones
Saturday, September 03, 2011 3 comments
September is here, and with it, for us teachers and for our students, comes the beginning of a new school year. For me, personally, what a year it's going to be. This year marks the 16th year of my job in the Parkview School District-a district ... Read more
The Passage of Time: Another Stepping Stone...
Sunday, June 26, 2011 0 comments
Summer is a-Comin' In....
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 0 comments
To quote the Olde English Carol. 7 more "wake-ups" after today! It's been a very long year, to say the very least. The staff around here are calling it "The Year of Unrest", mostly because of budget cuts, staff lay-offs and of course the working... Read more
Thought for the day...again...
Monday, May 16, 2011 1 comments
If you can start the day without caffeine. If you can get going without pep pills. If you can always be cheerful ignoring aches and pains. If you can resist complaining and boring people with your troubles. If you can eat the same f... Read more
Take Your Child To Work Day
Thursday, April 28, 2011 0 comments
Thought for the Day...
Thursday, April 07, 2011 0 comments
"I think knowing what you cannot do is more important than knowing what you CAN do." ~Lucille Ball You can take this quote in many different directions. Here is how I choose to look at it: I'm a very capable person, but I have much t... Read more
Don't Think It Can't Happen to You!
Tuesday, March 08, 2011 3 comments
Laura, if you don't slow down, you're going to get sick". "Sweetie, you need to take a night off and relax or you're going to get run down really fast". "Wow, are you EVER home? How do you do it with all those kids, those jobs, those shows..." ... Read more
An Open Letter to the Governor
Friday, February 18, 2011 3 comments
An open letter to the Governor: Good morning -- I have written to my legislators previously, but not directly to you. I am a teacher at the elementary schools in the Parkview District in Wisconsin. My husband and I are both hard-working in... Read more
I'm Not an Under-achiever! I'm Really Not!
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 3 comments
Has it really been since November 29th that I have written in this blog?? Really? Um, excuse me, but has anyone seen December? I seem to have lost it somewhere... OK, no excuses. It's been on my to-do list for quite some time and I am just ... Read more
What a Wonderful World
Monday, November 29, 2010 1 comments
"I see trees of green, red roses, too. I see them bloom for me and you. And I think to myself, what a wonderful world." Even with the approaching winter, the green of the Christmas trees and the red of the holly make me thankful that I am h... Read more
No! No! Not the "Chair"!!!
Friday, November 05, 2010 2 comments
Parent-teacher conferences. As a parent, I know how important they are. It's becoming more convenient to keep track of my children's progress at school through Skyward. Every Monday I check their grades and if they have missing assignments or an... Read more
Back on Track, and paying for it!
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 1 comments
I'm a bit proud of myself. Ususally during production week of a show I throw caution to the wind and consume entirely too much soda and lattes, fast food and whatever else I can consume very fast and with enought caffeine to keep me awake and en... Read more
Sick and Tired, but Really Good!
Monday, October 11, 2010 1 comments
When it rains, it surely pours, doesn't it? Opening week of Camelot was a success. Despite all of the mishaps and little "oh no's!" that came along, we did it! I have had a terrible cold for about 10 days, resulting in laryngitis of ... Read more
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