#thirtydaysofthanks #thirtydaysofgivingDAY 17: TIME FOR REFLECTIONI don’t like changing the clocks. I don’t care if it’s spring forward or fall backwards, it makes me a little nuts. Fall back always sounds good, that extra hour of sleep blah, blah, blah. Are you kidding? I’ve laid in bed for an hour every morning this week waiting … Continue reading TIME FOR REFLECTION


#thirtydaysofthanks #thirtydaysofgivingDAY 16: BOMB DIGGITY DOT COMI’m seldom up to date on the latest slang. I’ll often say a word that has a legitimate definition only to receive a laugh from my students. “Mrs. Selby! That’s not what that means!” For example: chill used to mean what you do to cookie dough before rolling it … Continue reading BOMB DIGGITY DOT COM


#thirtydaysofthanks #thirtydaysofgivingDAY 15: COSTLY COMFORTWalmart pickup changed my life. I hate shopping for anything, but especially groceries. I don’t cook and I find no enjoyment in perusing grocery store shelves for something new to try. I messed up and didn’t place my Walmart pickup order last week. God help me, I do this about once … Continue reading COSTLY COMFORT


#thirtydaysofthanks #thirtydaysofgivingDAY 13: GOD MUSICThe word “Google” has become a regular part of our daily language. If you Google the definition of Google, you’ll find it on Mirriam-Webster’s website. It is a transition verb: “to use the Google search engine to obtain information about (someone or something) on the World Wide Web.” It has an … Continue reading GOD MUSIC


#thirtydaysofthanks #thirtydaysofgivingDAY 11: THE TEAM BEHIND THE TEAMYesterday was the last conference game for the football season. That means it was Senior Night. There is always an air of excitement on game day. The players walk proudly down the hallways wearing their game jersey. They pop their heads into my classroom and ask, “What are … Continue reading THE TEAM BEHIND THE TEAM


#thirtydaysofthanks #thirtydaysofgivingDAY 10: BURIED IN THE BUNDLEThe seniors got their graduation packets this week. The representatives met with them in the library and sent them out with a big envelope full of beautiful samples and catalogues so they can order everything they need to graduate from high school. There is “Class of 2023” clothing and … Continue reading BURIED IN THE BUNDLE