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A Teacher’s Summer Vacation

What do teachers do over summer vacation?  I can really only speak for myself, but I find that I am thinking of school.  All.  The.  Time.  No matter what I’m doing, it’s always there running around in the back of my mind.  Last year I transitioned back into the classroom after five years of teaching reading …

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Homemade Flour Tortillas

I’m a little behind on trying new recipes for this month.  The end of January and the first couple weeks of February I was fighting a pretty bad head cold, and I don’t like to cook when I’m sick…it seems like it would help spread the germs.  Anyway, I’m finally feeling better and the kids …

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What’s the Opposite of ‘Ode’?

A few weeks ago, I wrote an ‘Ode to a Snow Day.’ I looked up googled the word ode before I wrote it, to make sure I was using it correctly.  I found that it is a poem that is written for an occasion or on a particular subject.  I also found: an ode is …

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A Little Ribbon

What I had…a bleh sweater set that I never wore.  The shell was a weird length and the wide band did not help.  The neckline was too low and the stitching on the front was open, which meant I needed a shell under my shell! My inspiration… http://www.rufflesandstuff.com/2010/10/shes-lady-cardigan-tutorial.html Isn’t it cute?   I’ve been looking at …

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