Week three started with a very early morning L ride to Chicago airport, followed by a nearly missed flight (damn that US airport security!), and finally landing in Austin, Texas, for the start of my week in the deep south. 1,308 more words
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It’s officially summer, I know not only because of the calendar but also my Real Simple magazine came in the mail and it says right on the cover,’the most relaxing summer.’ It sure isn’t a farming magazine. 457 more words
The other day I hopped off the lawnmower which I had parked in front of the house and went off to tackle some other task. I returned to see two little kid buts, their bodies slung over the back of the seat, heads behind and bent over. 449 more words
This girl’s getting married this weekend.
That’s her back in high school when she worked with me in the bakery. Her main job on Saturdays were in the mornings, help my mentor bake bread in the back of the store while learning every word to every Jimmy Buffet song and in the afternoons, to clean up my mess from decorating cakes in the front of the store. 606 more words
What an amazing evening of presentations, information, and beautiful displays at the 8th Grade Project Night! It was wonderful to see the culmination of so many months of hard work: bringing all their research and creativity together in impressive, articulate form. 531 more words