Category: Mutterings

The Beginning

And so it all began, but this time at a new school and in a new role. I was greeted on my very first day as Acting Vice Principal with this jaw-droppingly gorgeous bouquet of flowers waiting for me on …

Packing up

So here we are. The last week of June.  The last week of school.  My time with another super-swell group of first graders is coming to an end. We already said goodbye to our student teacher, Ms. Kang, last week: …

Just in time for June

Yikes.  Like there aren’t already a bagillion things to get done this month. Now I’m experiencing some technical challenges right over here on the blog. Bear with me – I got my guy Trev on it. Hopefully it’ll be up …

Yes, please

I’ll take all of the above. Thanks to Mr. C for passing this clever little image along, and thanks in advance to my hubs, Brent who will perhaps make his awesomely amazing pancakes for me this weekend ….? Hope yours …

Welcome back

And JUST like that, two weeks zip on by.  Usually these breaks are busied by playing catch-up with everything from car tune-ups to closet clean-outs, this time it felt refreshingly different. After a brief trip to New York, I had …

Birdies, breaks and running shoes

It’s been an interesting week to say the least. Job action, strike, picket line, no picket line, walkout, three days, one day, bargaining, not happening, report cards, class sizes, special needs, wages, legislation… All these words have been whizzing around …