#40: Agrarian Dreamin’

#40: Agrarian Dreamin’

So we’ve moved in the last year, to this house out in the country. Sort of – I mean, I have a Publix closer than ever, a Wal-Mart five minutes away, and only slightly fewer fast-food options within a short drive (is this good or bad?) (never mind, don’t answer that). But we’re out in […]

#35: The Problem With New Year’s Eve

#35: The Problem With New Year’s Eve

If you think about it, Thanksgiving is a beautiful holiday. Who doesn’t enjoy gathering around a table with family and friends and listing things for which you are thankful? Turkey, dressing, and the all important cranberry sauce (canned but whole berry, I accept no substitutes). Special Starbucks drinks (Pumpkin Spice Latté in the house!). And let’s […]

#10: On School Year Goals

#10: On School Year Goals

One of the things I love about teaching is the rhythm of the year. I especially love the fresh start that comes every August. I love starting over at school: reworking my lesson plans, improving and purging. But what I also love is the fresh start that comes in my personal life. The carefree summer […]

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