I was very little living on my grandparents’ farm with Mom and Dad. We were living there for a short while until our new home was ready for us to move to. Because of my size I wasn’t allowed beyond the large wrap-around front porch. The porch was my playground that consisted of a swing, lots of toys, my teddy bear and an occasional roaming chicken.
We’ve all heard the phrase “When it rains, it pours.” That has been so true of late, both with my personal and online life. As hard as it is, at times like these, asking for help when scheduling conflicts occur is a good thing. Suffice it to say, I’m buried under many issues, visitors, challenges […]
Having been a first grade teacher for a number of years, I learned some really great things and made many wonderful memories. The kids in my class were into watching Sesame Street, Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood and Howdy Doody and at times I would use those shows to spark their interest in learning about subjects that […]
I’ve never lost the excitement as summer approaches. I’m reminded of the feeling I had when the school year was coming to a close and summer vacation was at hand. The excitement from all the kids in my school was palpable. This time of year also reminds me of an event that encompassed spitballs. Spitballs […]