What day is it? WHAT DAY IS IT???

The children came back from lunch a jubilant mess....more

I try to listen to the teacher.....but am easily distracted.

I looked at the messy counter in the play area and was feeling overwhelmed. I knew when she walked into the classroom on Monday that she would know that I hadn’t unpacked any of the boxes that were piled all over the playroom area....more

Why this Monday didn't suck.

Reason 4,535,297 why Telling Sharing is my favorite part of the day....more

That box has to be around here SOMEWHERE.....

I’m spending all of these fall days with my head spinning....more

Things I'm pretty sure normal people don't say...

I spent a few minutes after school today slumped in the rocking chair beside the whiteboard that I fully intended to clean....more

Chicka, Chicka Boom Boom - THAT'S the way to clear a room.

We started our year in kindergarten with a fun book called “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom”....more

Just set the whole @(#*# cake on fire.....(But pour me a cocktail first.)

Today I’m 55 years old....more

Generosity. It's pretty much what the Dr. ordered.

So, what do you do to pick yourself up? What's the best and most glorious way to battle the (crazy, traumatic moving) blues?Throw some GOOD out into the world, that's how.Today, after spending some time in an empty courtroom filled with the ghosts of spirits crushed and destroyed, I thought of all the things I could do today to lift myself up, and that's when I realized I had some very cool stuff sitting here ALL READY to give away!! Lifting someone ELSE up would surely life me up.Do you remember Crayola? ...more

Sometimes it just takes a great pair of shoes ......

Crap, I hate to whine. So today I woke up and remembered ALL that is great in the world…and headed to kindergarten. These were the amazing gifts that made me incredibly happy today ....more

What do they say when someone loses their mind? "She's fine, dear, she just went abroad for a few months." Sure. I've been abroad.

I’ve been trying hard not to think about all I’ve had to accomplish these last five weeks....more