We had a great trip to Santa Fe. What a fun little city! We took lots of pictures and I’ll do a post on the trip soon. On returning we were excited to see siding on the house! And….. The floor of the screened porch was begun. This is new territory for us. We’re using … [Read more…]
Whew! I have been neglecting this blog lately! But I’m back and I’m in action… my birthday was a couple weeks ago and my fantastic roommate got me an Oster MyBlend Blender, which I absolutely love! You can get your own here. It was really the perfect thing because with the help of gift cards from … [Read more…]
I have really enjoyed eating these wraps for lunch this week at school… They’re light, fresh and full of unique flavors. I do have to confess I didn’t take a picture of the finished wrap because I was assembling them at school and couldn’t be a food photographer and a 1st grade teacher at … [Read more…]
Wow! We’ve come a long way since my last post, which you can read right here. There have been some bumps in the road, but generally this phase of the journey has gone more smoothly than the foundation and site prep.
I’ve been in a little bit of a writers block lately… I know its probably because the school year is starting and I’m so focused on getting my new (very difficult) class of kiddos under control and assessed and getting used to a new administrative team and a new room… so many things. But also, … [Read more…]
Mom and I are participating in this lovely blogging 101 class to learn more about blogging (we’ve been making it up as we go along up until this point) and the first order of business is telling the world why we’re here. So, here goes… We said much of this in our “about me” section, … [Read more…]
Sometimes the most obvious solutions seem to go under our radar. For example…. If you’re making plans for a tablescape for a holiday, special event, dinner party of whatever — your choice of napkins need not be limited to the ones you can buy. Using any fabric you like, if you can sew a straight … [Read more…]
A couple of weeks ago we had the opportunity to attend a convention at the beautiful Ponte Vedra Inn and Club on the eastern coast of Florida, just south of Jacksonville Beach. Details of the resort are at their site, here. Just to get you drooling over this place, this is the afternoon view from … [Read more…]