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New Journey….

For now this blog is on a hiatus… I started on a new journey – one for my son who happens to have autism. Join me on a yearlong journey of self-discovery and explanation… http://366daysofautism.wordpress.com/ Advertisements

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Back to the Basics – Shoes Included

I love beginnings. I really do – fresh faces, fresh approaches, fresh pens, fresh undies. Let’s be honest here – new underwear and socks are THE DEAL. The school year began two weeks ago and I finally caught a breath … Continue reading

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We don’t all belong here…but, we all belong here.

It’s been some time since I’ve posted, certainly not because I don’t have anything to post. My mind has not gone blank – in fact, quite the opposite. It’s been a busy semester – a wonderful semester. I’ve been able … Continue reading

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Teacher continually in training…Joshua, Luke, and Plato

I love beginnings – all kinds of beginnings…new babies, new relationships, new marriages, new jobs, new friends, and of course new semesters (or school years). The beginning of something is usually filled with anticipation and excitement; of nervous energy and … Continue reading

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Enlightened Entitlement

Well…present time is over, it’s time to put away the tree, and final grades have been entered. Time to begin again…. Oh wait, not quite yet. There is this new phenomenon that is happening to college professors across the country. … Continue reading

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Get off the fence.

Maybe its a perfection thing – part of the ‘Participation Trophy’ business. I have a few friends who call it the ‘soccerization’ of America. Everyone wins! Everyone gets a medal/trophy! There are always snacks! We high five everyone! We cheer … Continue reading

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This or That…

My friend, Doug is amazing. Truly he is. My husband, Matt is amazing. Truly he is. Why? Because they both hate boxes. While I have long been a hater of ‘boxes’- they have made my disdain even more real. I’m … Continue reading

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