Tuesday, August 25, 2009

thank you...

1. students who shine like bright lights in the classroom
2. my new anthropologie dress
3. hanging out with my mom
4. that i have made it 7 days on the master cleanse
5. fading sounds of cicadas
6. nice man who squeezed me in at closing time for a car inspection sticker
7. compliments
8. singing in the car
9. friends who make you laugh and make you smile
10.surprise emails from someone you miss

Thursday, August 20, 2009

thank you...

i have been so busy this week, back at school and working on my classroom.
i am also doing a 10-day Master Cleanse as prescribed by my chiropractor
magical healer. i am on day #2. i feel surprisingly good and not incredibly hungry.
8 more days seems like a looooooooong time, but i am not giving up!
here's what i'm grateful for this week:
1. generous friends sharing cool paper + decor for my room
2. working with people who like to laugh
3. hearing my nephew's happy voice on the phone
4. crossword puzzles
5. new yarn
6. running into old students and hearing how well they're doing
7. crawling into my dreamy bed at the end of the day
8. waking up before the alarm
9. lemons
10. nice people who hold the door for others

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

top ten tuesdays.

top 10 things i'm grateful for one tuesday at a time...
1. new Sharpies to make classroom posters
2. chocolate praline cake
3. catching up on a good show
4. cooler weather
5. laughing about old memories with my mom
6. polished classroom floors
7. possibilities
8. knitting
9. a cute smile from a cute paramedic at a stop light ;)
10. all the fun i had with my sweet nephew this summer!

Tuesday, August 4, 2009

top 10 tuesday.

10 things i'm grateful for one tuesday at a time:
1. when my handwriting comes out just right
2. reading a passage in a book that makes my heart stop
3. completing a task that i dreaded doing
4. feeling better
5. shark week! (w/my nephew)
6. chocolate w/almonds
7. bumping into good friends unexpectedly
8. swimming pools
9. my new computer
10. staying in my soft pj's all day

Saturday, August 1, 2009

"Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts" ~ Rachel Carson