Monthly Archives: April 2015

28 Apr

my heart wasn’t in it

Today, with my kids, we discussed the meaning of the phrase “heart wasn’t in it”.  We talked about how “heart”

26 Apr

Honey Garlic Chicken

I’ve been hard core prepping for prepping my students for our end-of-grade tests this weekend.  Joel kept accusing me of

25 Apr

Saturday Sentiments

I’ve been distracted this week.  There’s been loads going on at school, and even more going on at home.  This

18 Apr

Saturday Sentiments

This week has been full of new windows (yay!), pollen (yuck), my crazy stupid brain, yelling at the TV while

13 Apr

Core Values

There’s an organization that I’ve loosely partnered with for some years now and more recently developed a website for.  On

11 Apr

Saturday Sentiments

This week has been full of silly children, report card prep, and a whole lot of leftover Easter candy.  My

07 Apr

Banana Flax Muffins

If you didn’t already know, I am very much a morning person.  I wake up at 5:30 each morning, without

06 Apr


Sometimes, your mother tells you things that don’t really seem true at the time, but you figure out that, as

04 Apr

Saturday Sentiments

There’s something about spring that gives me all kinds of new energy.  Maybe it’s having a whole week off from

02 Apr

More on loving your home…

This is a continuation of a post I wrote earlier this week.  Think of the previous post as the “before”,