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My Six Month Blogiversary: Thank You

Dear Friends,

Six months ago today I shared my first words in this blogging world; a world I had no idea how to live within. Back then I did not have a name to give myself for my writing as I knew it would be too risky for me to write under my own name – I had not even contemplated that I might need a pseudonym, ‘anonymous’ was all I had considered. 879 more words

Life Love Living

Water and Plastic

I recently observed in a social studies 6th grade classroom.   The lesson that I observed reminded me of the HOPE standard H3 – Honor the classroom/school community as a milieu for learning. 528 more words


Outside the comfort zone

Stepping out of the comfort zone is one of the hardest things to do for most. I face the struggles too no matter how much I motivate myself to be. 171 more words


How to Read the Bible, Lessons from a Toddler

In this busy season, the Lord sometimes reveals truths to me through my relationship with my precious and sometimes trying toddler.  This morning, she suggested a book that she is learning to enjoy. 873 more words

Change is Hard: Embrace it

Any change, even a change for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts. ~Arnold Bennett

Change is hard. We all know that. Changing anything in an organization can seem like a daunting task; changing the culture of an organization can seem like an impossibility. 313 more words


Lying her way OUT of a sick day

“Mom. I am not sick. I’m just tired and cold. I’m fine,” insists my five-year old daughter.

“Let me take your temperature just to be sure. 635 more words