Tag Archives: summer

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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Buzz in the Forrest

The Secret cd moved forward track by track up the mountain climb. Strong-hand on the steering wheel, Mimi managed with her free hand to rewind the sound recording to a quote by Prentice Mulford. She wished she could meet the … Continue reading

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Sun glow

Summer is the time to spread your wings with buttered sunshine! Turn a sunny clockface.  I’ll show you how.  Just flap.  That’s fine!

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Connected

(Photo from Google Images) Can you see the face? I saw Ben Huberman’s Daily Post prompt, “Connected” on the Blog roll. Flew into Mesa last night, not quite ready….for HEAT and AC extremes.  Ha ha…Soon realized what I’d forgotten, but … Continue reading

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TEACHER TOOL KIT: MY KID IS NOT GIFTED, BUT….

               “Can I cut that for you?” I am writing in response to Lisa Swaboda’s post, “MY KID IS NOT GIFTED.” This is when my brain did that thing where what I read, was not … Continue reading

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Arizona Gratitudes, Goodbyes, and Strange Huboobs…OUCH!

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Change is coming.  I saw it in the clouds yesterday.  I felt it in my hurt foot just now.  The visit with Che’ in Arizona is coming to an end.  Sad. Feels as if I just arrived here on the … Continue reading

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Why education is like a watermelon- Analogy fun

Originally posted on Lisa Swaboda is Atlas Educational:
Education is full of fiber, juice, and can be truly sweet. Without the seeds, there is no growth. By leaving out the seeds (as in seedless watermelon), we no longer benefit from…

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Confessions of a Fourth Grade Nothing: Have Yourself a Simple Little Summer

My brother’s kids (young goats) are in school for another two weeks.  Not us. We are out for a season as Alice Cooper’s classic lyrics emphatically remind, “School’s out for Summer!” For me this is an awkward transition. I don’t … Continue reading

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Waking to Summer

You left your paintbrush on the hillside vibrant orange paint running for not-so-subltly finding what might be sooner wished forgotten Love I could not speak the heart words….No more kindly trying to distance to own a different view a compass … Continue reading

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Emotionally Cycling the Last Day of School (Friday, 5-23-2014)

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(Nice picture….not of me.) It is the LAST DAY OF SCHOOL! This is bitter sweet. I have had a few very full, emotional, thoughtful days. I have a tough time transitioning to something OTHER THAN SCHOOL. I powerfully feel a … Continue reading

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