Monthly Archives: May 2013

My Parting Word

I watched them from the front of my classroom every Monday for years. I prepped and I taught and I graded. And then I did it all over again the next week. But something unexpected began to happen as the … Continue reading

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A Frosty Morning

Every spring, I sound a bit like my dad as he prepared to ‘go to the field.’ I pay attention to the falling rain, the thawing ground, and warming temperatures. I get excited to dig my fingers in the dirt … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day, Mom

I’ve had about 5 posts running through my head as Mother’s Day approaches. I wanted to do a shout out to the many mothers that I admire. I wanted to do a shout out to my own husband and children. … Continue reading

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