monthly update

Taking a Time Out

Sometimes taking a time out is needed. This is one of those times for me. I will be taking a few weeks break to recharge and spend the time with…

Taking Some Time

I am taking some time to step away from posting.  Just a short break. July was unexpectedly heartbreaking- I lost one of my younger brothers- complications due to cancer. It was…

May/June Update

May flew by!   I was away from posting for several reasons: school, continued studying of the author’s craft (Making Picture Book Magic), writing revisions to get ready for WOW…

I’m Back

February and March update In my absence, I have been studying the author’s craft once again.  I continually try to improve. I’ve learned so much and I’m anxious to share!…

November Update

I survived the last 6 weeks! received my first contract! continued working my first job- teaching completed my formal observation…weeks for that one completed quarter 1 grades completed parent-teacher conferences…

Top 10 List for May/June

Top 10 List for May/June The end of the school year always flies by so quickly.  Today, my students went through their folders (portfolios) to see how much they accomplished.  One…