Smiling Gnome

Smiling Gnome

Look for something positive every day even if you have to look a little harder. It is out there waiting to be found and waiting to bring a smile to our faces. Stop. Look around. What do you see?  GNOMES EVERYWHERE Today I saw a gnome before 6am. Then, I saw...
BE LIKE LUKE

BE LIKE LUKE

I read these statistics this week about struggling readers and reading growth. Here are a few highlights from We Are Teachers. ✓ Proficient third-grade readers are nearly five times more likely to graduate high school than their peers with below-basic-reading skills....
Modern Shabby Chic

Modern Shabby Chic

Every woman needs more than one pair of shoes. Right? I think every woman needs more than one table in her life as well. I am not talking a vanity table or a night stand table. I am speaking about a gigantic table with three or more leaves that will seat 16 people. A...
First Snow

First Snow

After the first snow fall of the season, being the first to design footprint tracks and snow angels makes me happy. Although, yesterday my tracks were made from the tires of my white Toyota cruising down the interstate leaving a trail of black asphalt behind. How...