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Summer Bucket List

One of the best parts about being a teacher is the opportunity we have each June and July to relax, rejuvenate, and review. During the school year, we have so much on our plates between lesson planning, after school coaching, grading, curriculum writing, and "other duties as assigned" that self care becomes virtually impossible. The… Continue reading Summer Bucket List

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What Did You Do Over Summer Vacation?

You know what they say about the best laid plans of mice and men. Today is my last day of summer vacation. Each summer, I start off with lofty expectations of balancing time spent unplugging my brain for a bit with tackling projects I never have time to do during the busy school year. When… Continue reading What Did You Do Over Summer Vacation?


Adventures in the Kingdom of Jordan

"It seems that the more places I see and experience, the bigger I realize the world to be. The more I become aware of, the more I realize how relatively little I know of it, how many places I still have to go, how much there is to learn" -Anthony Bourdain I love to travel!… Continue reading Adventures in the Kingdom of Jordan