I mentioned before that my DIY holiday mugs were inspired by the Youtube Channel, What’s Up Moms… Here’s a cute New Year’s DIY crafts video to illustrate how great, cute, and inspiring the moms on this channel are: Happy New … Continue reading
This year for my school holiday gifts, I was inspired by one of my favorite YouTube Channels, What’s Up Moms, to create DIY mugs for my colleagues! I bought white ceramic mugs and gift tags from Dollar Tree, ordered oil-based … Continue reading
Happy Turkey Day, everyone!! I did not draw these, but thought they were pretty “handy”;)
Happy Halloween from my classroom, Room 15! We got BOO’ed!
My cute, nerdy husband and I celebrated our three year anniversary last week! We got married on August 6, 2011, and these past three years have been filled with fun experiences, traveling, great food, snuggling, and most recently… a little … Continue reading
When my third graders threw me a baby shower on my last teaching day before I took off on maternity leave, they wrote thoughtful cards to me and my husband, giving us their advice on parenthood… Here are some of … Continue reading
I saw the Disney Bears movie on Friday, and it really was well suited for Mother’s Day!
At the beginning, you get to see the sweet little newborn baby cubs and the narrator describes how the first year of parenthood is the hardest (since I’m due any day now, I definitely connected with and I’m sure will continue to relate to this point;)
You get to see the two cubs, whom they call Amber and Scout, frolicking and playing together as siblings…
But mostly, you see the amount of protection and caring that is evident from their mother, Sky, as she shields them from predators like wolves and other bears, as well as forages for food to keep her milk production up and stores up energy for hibernation…
Happy Mother’s Day to my mom from afar, as well as to the other mamas out there!
Today is my third grade class’ dress rehearsal for their upcoming performance of the cute musical Vacation On Mars! Here is a picture from our special “auditions” for the character, Gus, the dog of one of the family members… Students … Continue reading
Baby Murphy and I are two lucky girls! The students who used to be in my third grade class who are now fourth and fifth graders threw a baby shower for us during the week. We enjoyed fantastic company, advice from … Continue reading