I can't believe the summer is nearing an end already. This summer has been a pretty good one. In a nutshell, between my DD and I, we have: Gone to two movies in the park. Gone to two local baseball games. Gone camping for five days, which allowed us to go to a lake, a… Continue reading Summer Bucket List – Filling it up!
I'm back to participate in this week's Five Minute Friday link up. This week's prompt is "Expect". Here goes: I am beginning another Summer here in Northern California. Summers always begin with high expectations. I'm going to be engaged with my daughter, productive in getting work done to prepare for the Fall semester, and purposeful… Continue reading Five Minute Friday – Expect
Back again for another Five Minute Friday. The last over at Heading Home because next week it is getting its own website home! Exciting changes are afoot. But, the Friday prompts will still be there and I'm sure many familiar faces will be at the new home as well. For this week, the prompt is… Continue reading Five Minute Friday – Visit
Well, that is a slightly depressing title. But, it is accurate. I have a cold. I have not been sleeping well because my upper back has been wrecked since last Thursday (much better than it was last Thursday, but still very sore and stiff). And I am struggling because I still have a ton to… Continue reading Sick, Tired, Struggling, but Hopeful
That's right, summer is here! This first week of my summer break is sure to be full, though. Today is Memorial Day and it is our first day of 100s in a while, so we're probably staying inside for the most part. I'm still cleaning and grading and grading and cleaning. Tomorrow is the end-of-school-year… Continue reading Motivational Monday -First Week of Summer Plan
Joining up for a quick Six Word Saturday over at Show My Face. Short, but sweet this week. End of Spring 2016. Summer begins! Although I don't feel like Summer officially begins until my DD gets out of school (Noon on Thursday), I am officially on Summer "break" (grading is still happening of course...I haven't… Continue reading Six Word Saturday – Busy Weekend Edition
I am once again joining The Broke and The Bookish' Top Ten Tuesday. This is a fun blog meme that provides a topic for a Top Ten list every Tuesday. It is great for pre-planning posts too because she posts the upcoming topics weeks in advance! Today's topic is the Top Ten Books That Should… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Books in my Bag This Summer
Welcome to Thumbs Up Thursday...I finished at one of my jobs for Spring semester today and only have a couple of weeks left at my other job and then its official: "School's out for SUMMER!" So, I thought I would dedicate this Thumbs Up Thursday to summer. First Thumbs Up goes to spray on sunscreen!… Continue reading Thumbs Up Thursday – Summer Edition