January 31, 2011

January 30, 2011

Day 30

It was a gorgeous, sunny day so Justin & I decided to stop by the duck pond to feed the ducks and geese.

January 28, 2011

Day 28

My students leave notes like these beside my computer when I'm not looking.

January 27, 2011

Day 27

Celebrating Lauran's birthday with 1/2 of a pizza (or as our students would say "one-two" or "one-second")

January 26, 2011

Day 26

My roommate got me a red velvet cupcake the other day as a "Happy Engagement" treat and it was so yummy that I had to go back for another one today :)

January 25, 2011

Day 25

The kids got to do some rock observations today and they loved it.

January 24, 2011

Day 24

The highlight of today: Getting our new pencil sharpener so I could sharpen all the pencils lol.

January 23, 2011

Day 23

I'm engaged! The picture doesn't do the ring justice. It really sparkles in the light and it complements the pearl ring Justin got me last Christmas. He did a great job! :)

Day 22

January 20, 2011

Day 20

My new little friend in my classroom: The Very Hungry Caterpillar

January 19, 2011

Day 19

The kids were supposed to write a rough draft of their cause/effect poster in their writing journal. I was walking around to read what each student wrote, and the last one I read was this one. I thought it was the cutest thing ever!

January 18, 2011

Day 18

Stitch laying on Amy Beth as she's studying. He's a mess :)

January 15, 2011

Day 15

I went to Spirited Art with a group of teachers from FPS and these were the masterpieces we created. It was so much fun and I can't wait to go back :)

January 14, 2011

Day 14

Push my hand and I will sing to you over and over again..."Ice cream and cake...cake. Ice cream and cake...cake. Do the ice cream and cake..."

January 13, 2011

Day 13

Tonight was the first night of our new book club. We met at Hard Knox to get ideas for books we want to read, and we came up with a plan for the next 3 months. First up: P.S. I Love You for the month of February. Should be fun!

January 12, 2011

Day 12

Not sure if this is supposed to be a snow mouse or a snow bunny but I thought it was cute.

January 11, 2011

Day 11

Ok, I know this is already the 3rd picture of Stitch but with another snow day and not really leaving the apartment there's not a whole lot of other options. Plus, he's cute.

January 8, 2011

January 7, 2011

January 6, 2011

Day 6

This was the kids' first day back, and it was hard getting back into the routine today. It was kind of a rough morning with a couple of kids crying and a couple complaining really often about pains but then I got this note on my desk and it made me smile :)

January 5, 2011

Day 5

It was back to work today. It started snowing a little after 2 p.m. and by the time I got home at 3:45 the ground was covered. Stitch was sitting in the window looking at the big flakes falling :)

January 4, 2011

Day 4

A lazy day watching the 1st season of Lost...I'm hooked on this show!

January 3, 2011

Day 3

My mom, sister, and I went to Moe's for lunch and then stopped by to take a picture of the Henley Street Bridge. It closed yesterday for reconstruction.

January 2, 2011

Day 2

Stitch stayed in this spot for half the day enjoying the sunshine.

January 1, 2011

Day 1

Playing Dicecapades to bring in the New Year...How many dice can you stack?