Birthday Season

I am blogging each day of March for Two Writing Teacher A Slice of Life Story Challenge. Day 21 It’s spring so it’s Birthday Season around here. All three of my boys have spring Birthdays, as did my mom, all within 6 weeks of each other. The middle “kid’s” Birthday is today. I am reminded…… Continue reading Birthday Season

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Lost and Found

I am blogging each day in March for Two Writing Teachers Slice of Life Story Challenge. Day 20 Lost and Found Today I received a happy surprise. My oldest son, who lives in the Los Angeles area, finally received his Christmas present. From December 2019….   In the fall of 2019 he moved to a new…… Continue reading Lost and Found

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Fish Fry and Grief

I am blogging each day of March for Two Writing Teachers Slice of Life Story Challenge. Day 19 Fish Fry and Grief  Fried Fish. Baked Fish. Shrimp. Yum! It’s Friday during Lent and for many families that means fish. When I was growing up, only my dad was Catholic, but my mom made sure our…… Continue reading Fish Fry and Grief

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Phone Struggles

I am blogging each day of March for Two Writing Teachers Slice of Life Story Challenge. Day 18 Phone Struggles Do you have elementary kids with cell phones? Not just an ordinary flip phone, but a smartphone? One of my fourth graders got one for Christmas. If you had asked me to pick which kids…… Continue reading Phone Struggles

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It is halfway day (sort of).

I am blogging every day in March for Two Writing Teachers Slice of Life Story Challenge. Day 16 Halfway Day It’s halfway day! Technically between yesterday & today was halfway, but it’s close enough. I’m impressed with myself – I have a tendency to start off strong and then the motivation dribbles out of me.…… Continue reading It is halfway day (sort of).

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Changing clocks again??

I am blogging each day in March for Two Writing Teachers’ Slice of Life Story Challenge. Day 15 It’s 2021. Why are we still changing the clocks? Does anyone else hate the two time changes we go through each year? My husband smiles at my moans & sighs, at my trying to get ready for…… Continue reading Changing clocks again??

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What’s the date today?

I am blogging each day in March for Two Writing Teachers Slice of Life Story Challenge Day 14 What’s the date today? I promised myself I would not just write about the hard. I could also write about the light, the fun, the happy. Let’s see if I can do that… So today I’m going…… Continue reading What’s the date today?

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The Weekend is Here.

So far I’ve blogged every day in March for Two Writing Teachers Slice of Life Story Challenge. Day 13 Ah, the weekend is here! I love Saturdays. I don’t have to get up at any particular time, and definitely not around 6 am! I take more than 10 minutes to eat my breakfast. I have…… Continue reading The Weekend is Here.

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Listening to Birds

I am hoping to blog every day of March for Two Writing Teachers Slice of Life. Day 12 Listening to Birds We had a brief glimpse of spring this week, with temperatures in my ideal zone of 50’s to 70’s. Ah… My favorite season is usually spring. It was my parents’ favorite, too. We would…… Continue reading Listening to Birds

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