Monday Made It: Free Printable Journal Edition


If school year Mondays were as easy-going as summer Mondays, the world would be a better place, I think! Hope you’re enjoying your summer break for however long it may last. I know I’ve gotten so much accomplished both personally and in my prep for the upcoming school year in just the last few weeks. [Read more…]

Sunday Scoop {6.28.15}


As I popped open the laptop to put this post together for the Teaching Trio’s linky, a miraculous thing happened here at Starbucks in Columbus…the SUN came out. I had to shout it to be sure you heard, because it’s been missing-in-action for several days. As I look west, the cloud cover is getting thinner and [Read more…]

Get Fit Friday {6.26.15}


Another Friday, another moment to pause, check in and see where we’ve been this week… So where have *you* been in your quest to get fit? I am happy to say that I’ve taken the quest seriously this week and am ready to show and tell… I nailed a daily workout every single stinkin’ day. [Read more…]

Work It Wednesday {6.24.15}


Welcome back for week 2 of the Work It Wednesday linky, hosted by Katie over at Queen of the First Grade Jungle. What a great idea…giving me a place to check-in, midweek, for accountability on that elusive ‘lose-weight-get-fit’ promise I always make at the end of every school year. Let’s start where we left off [Read more…]

Made It Monday {6.22.15}: Fitness Planner Edition


Ahhh, summer…finally! It’s been raining something awful here in Ohio this past week, keeping us all indoors and in the doldrums. We need sunshine! Fortunately, today delivered…at least for the time being. There are still lots of clouds in the sky and lots of hours in the day to get through. Soak it up while [Read more…]

Get Fit Friday {6.19.15}


Another week in the books…slow down, summer! We’re just getting started and June seems to be almost over. Boo! The good news is that I’m starting to get into a healthier groove than I ended the school year with. My every day may not be perfect, but as long as I’m making progress, I’ll take [Read more…]

Work It Wednesday {6.17.15}


Can I tell you how excited I was last week to surf across this great linky started by Katie over at Queen of the First Grade Jungle?  I’m excited for several reasons–I love when teachers come together to make their personal lives better, to connect with people doing what I want to do more of, [Read more…]

Art Journal Project {Week 1}


I’ve been talking a lot about my summer (bullet) journal project, so I figure it’s about time for a show-and-tell on how it’s working out… It’s fabulous! As I said in my original post, I am really trying to find a way of organizing my to-dos, my projects and my day-by-day schedule in ONE spot. [Read more…]

Monday Made It {6.15.15}


I’ve been trying to put together a post on my new summer project, but time has really gotten away from me. While catching up on my favorite blogs, I noticed that Tara at 4th Grade Frolics had a new post in her way popular Monday Made It linky…so I decided there’s no more procrastinating. I [Read more…]