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'The Tables Turned' a poem by William Wordsworth

Today is the day to #OptOutside, a campaign initiated by the U.S. retailer REI. In contrast to it’s competitors, their stores will remain closed today and they are encouraging all of us to join them and… 253 more words


You are good at your job

I am good at my jobHow hard is this  to say out loud? Acknowledging that you are good at something can be difficult – what if people disagree with you, what if you are wrong, what if they laugh at you? 182 more words


Giving Thanks

As we celebrate Thanksgiving in the US this week, I’ve been reflecting on how much I have to be thankful for.

I have a career where I get to write, be creative, and solve problems. 143 more words

Instructional Design

Sorry I missed you last week...

You may (or probably not) have noticed that I missed my blog last week.   Since I started this blog I’ve tried to consistently blog once per week.   528 more words

Being A Mum

What's the problem with planning?

The other week I wrote about The Black Dog of Planning and how planning gave me the heebie-jeebies. Since then, I’ve read a couple of other blogs concerning planning and the sometimes onerous levels that some teachers have to go to produce a plan and it’s made me think about how much time can be wasted on overly detailed lesson plans. 818 more words


50 Best Law Firms for Working Moms in 2015

A few months ago, Workingmother.com published an article about the 50 best law firms for working moms in 2015. The article details some of the initiatives and advances these firm’s are making to improve the work/life balance for working mom’s while also promoting their professional advancement.

Work/Life Balance