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Girl I Know

Orange clove mind mist, boxing gloves sweaty work-out power pose smiles, laughter protein, eat-clean mountain dance tank-top, jeans pens and Art Giving hands Growing heart to understand

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In Which I am Thankful I am Surrounded by Good Witches and Gobblings…

    Today I am thankful… for good witches (not the bad ones found jelly side down in a sand box, or the frightening warty ones of literary and cinema horror stories, but good ones…..like Glinda, and Elphaba, and Xan, … Continue reading

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Frost bites… Ahhh

Children are one of the greatest joys in Life. I’m Grateful for my friend who teaches Art to our children and for those who make the Arts possible.  I love what the children have created here. Their imagination inspires me … Continue reading

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Look Away? Look to God and Lead.

  Tuesday, I showed students a five minute clip of Martin Luther King, Jr. giving his I Have a Dream speech. Prior to this we read a selection by his sister, Christine Farris King, in which she shared comical and heartbreaking childhood … Continue reading

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Beautiful Snowflakes, No Two Alike

There is an incredible Facebook video post of snowflake photography making the rounds.  I love all the Seasons, but for me Winter is particularly full of wonder.  It comes to play.  It comes to stay.  It comes as promised….kinda like … Continue reading

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My New Year Luck Dragon (2017)

Here are some things my students and I are doing: Create your own unique New Year Luck Dragon. Give your Dragon a name and an origin story.  Tell about her special gifts and powers. Make a classroom book of  Dragon … Continue reading

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Random Candid Will do

Whomping golly!  Hello, Dolly! I was so thrilled to see this creation as Angel and I entered B&N yesterday. I love being surrounded by books.  I love buying them. And when I can make myself stay still, I love reading … Continue reading

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