Last day of school! Who would have guessed the mixed blessing that is? I am happy and sad all together. And really should be preparing for vacation, but need to pause for a moment first. With another school year come to an end, I can't help but reflect. There have been field trips, assemblies, tests,… Continue reading 2, 4, 6, 8 Who do We Appreciate—Teachers!
One more week. Time to; pack pencil cases learn lock combinations set the alarm clock work in runners prepare lunchables/snacks Enjoy the last of our free days... head to the beach sleep in a tent have a campfire walk in the woods ignore work a little bit to squeeze in a few more moments of… Continue reading Back to School
It's hot. School is winding down. Our pool has been set up. And not surprisingly, Inspiration is nowhere to be seen. From the last of the school lunches to the never-ending quest for what to make for dinner, I am struggling. What should I eat, what should I do, what should I write about; all questions… Continue reading Solstice
Remembrance Day is an emotional celebration. In the days and weeks leading up to Remembrance Day, we look to the past and the people who have fought for our freedom. We are blessed to live in Canada, a nation that welcomes those from war-torn nations around the world. We send troops to their lands to… Continue reading We Remember
Today is the first day of school at our house and across much of North America. Students headed back to teachers, pencils, books and all that comes with our education system. As much as there was a certain amount of nerves at play, we were all pretty excited for the new school year here. I kissed my… Continue reading Celebrate Literacy