Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Friday Five – Five Scenes from My Week

For the last time this week, greetings from Central Illinois!  Little man and I have thoroughly enjoyed our week here with my parents.  We’ve kept quite busy, and the week has just flown by.  I’ve also been enjoying running here. … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Things I’m Looking Forward to This Summer

I’ve been counting down to this day since I returned to work from maternity leave: its the last day of the school year!  I’ll be spending the morning finishing up cleaning up my classroom, followed by a faculty/lunch meeting, and … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Potpourri v. 14

Wow, what a week!  Between work, keeping up with my training, three doctor’s appointments between little man and I, and being sick with the stomach flu at the beginning of the week, this week has just completely flown by.  I … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Current Countdowns

I’m one of those people who, despite living a busy life and trying to live in the moment as much as possible, also enjoys looking ahead to anything and everything that is exciting on the calendar.  With lots already on our … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Potpourri v. 13

The past two weeks being back at work have just been a blur.  I finally feel like I’m starting to get back into my work routine, though I know that routine will change again next week when little man gets … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Things I’ll Miss About Maternity Leave

Monday is a day that I haven’t been looking forward to for quite awhile.  After spending the past 13 weeks at home with little man, I’ll be heading back to work next week.  I know that not every mother gets … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Things I Love About Spring

Over the past couple of days we’ve gotten a lovely preview of spring.  On Tuesday, the temperature reached the mid 70s, and on Wednesday and Thursday the high reached the low 80s.  Little man and I have been taking full … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Current Countdowns

As I was looking at my calendar yesterday, I realized that my 2016 calendar is quickly filling up with lots of fun events and activities.  Its amazing that yesterday I was looking as far ahead as December, which seems like its … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Potpourri v. 12

Happy Friday everybody!  Its hard to believe that its already the end of February and that Monday is Leap Day.  Anybody know somebody who is a Leap Day baby?  I do – my godmother’s youngest son was born on Leap … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Hats That I Wear

Happy Friday everybody, and a special welcome to those visiting for the first time from Kristy’s Grow Your Blog Hop.  For those who are regular readers, as always, I’m glad that you’re here.  I haven’t done an “About Me” post … Continue reading

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