Monday, February 19, 2018

Conversations with Roller


I haven't done one of these in a while, and especially because he's growing so fast, I'd like to have a record of these moments...

Friday, February 16, 2018

Thinking of Parkland


Since Wednesday, I haven't been able to get Parkland out of my mind.  I keep thinking of the entire community, the students, teachers, parents, the victims, those who survived, and those who didn't...

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Love Like a WildFire


If you had to compare your love for your significant other to a fire, which would it be? Would it be like a dangerous and unpredictable wildfire or a stable and nurturing hearth fire?


Saturday, January 20, 2018

Friday, January 19, 2018

The Thing about Marriage Vows

The thing about marriage vows is that we say them on our wedding day, but which couples are able to actually live out and obey their vows?  A colleague of mine recently shared that she and her husband were able to experience all that they had vowed during the first month of their marriage! I can relate for many reasons.  But none other than the sickness and health vow. You see, today marks year TEN that The Hubs has been living with...


Monday, January 15, 2018

Thin Slices of Joy


Happy New Year! Or is it?

I don't know about you, but during the Christmas holidays I'm on such a high filled with the holiday spirit, but then after, I'm left feeling a bit low and craving more of that good cheer. Yesterday, thankfully, I was reminded of something to pick me up...


Saturday, November 25, 2017

Teacher of the Year Banquet


Earlier this month I attended Gwinnett County's Teacher of the Year Banquet and picked up what I thought would be my most prized possession in teaching.  But you know what I discovered?