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Rustling Through Autumn Leaves And Stomping Through Muddy Puddles!

These are my two photos of the day! The contrast in footwear really made me giggle! I did two walks in one day! Over the fields of Welton and then through the villiage of Nettleham! 18 more words

Mi Nombre Es...

Photo ©2007 by Manny Hernandez 

We did an activity in class regarding The House on Mango Street once again. In this particular passage, it becomes apparent that Esperanza despises her name. 243 more words

Sandra Cisneros

I did it!

On Sunday October 9, I completed my first Tough Mudder Half. With the help of my friends I completed 5 miles of muddy terrain and 13 obstacles. 445 more words

Food For Thought

The Number Nine?

In The House on Mango Street, Esperanza said that she hated her name. This was a reoccuring trend in the novel; however, a list of descriptions caught my eye. 61 more words


A Rough Patch

Pumpkin picking. Pumpkins everywhere, so many photo opportunities, warm apple cider, hay rides, and the brisk air. Pumpkin picking is the quintessential part of Fall. BUT when it rains endlessly the day before and you decide to go, and wear the CUTEST pair of black booties you own, pumpkin picking can be a disaster. 253 more words

To heck with the flooding – the sun is shining

There are rumours floating about that this rainy spring weather will continue well into November and possibly beyond and then we are supposed to dive head first into drought inducing conditions.  760 more words

Sarah The Gardener