“Oh deer! Winter is here!”

Little did I know that this theme would so well describe how I feel about indoor recess. 20 people. Confined space. Have been in said confined space since 7:30 am. Some earlier. And it is currently 35 degrees outside. It feels like 26 degrees. No outdoor recess for us. Oh dear. Winter is here. Thankfully, … [Read more…]

Keepsake Christmas Gifts

I’m a sentimental person, so I love to have meaningful Christmas gifts. That may be part of the reason I sometimes get frustrated with the Christmas season. It’s always about stuff. Have you ever been there? We fill the area under the tree with sweaters that snag, jewelry that tarnishes, and toys that break after … [Read more…]