Tag Archives: holidays

O Tannenbaum…

Ove the weekend we put up our Christmas tree and the boys have been chomping at the bit to decorate it ever since.  So tonight we’ll have our annual Christmas tree decorating party where the boys we’ll take their sweet … Continue reading

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Gobble, gobble…

Today is the last day of school before Thanksgiving break so I thought I’d send them to school with a turkey day themed lunch!  This lunch includes a peanut butter sandwich with white American cheese and colby cheese accents (I … Continue reading

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10 years ago today…

10 years ago today I stood before a room filled with students in my 9th grade American History class when another teacher entered my room and quietly told me that a plane just flew into the World Trade Center.  Immediately … Continue reading

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Patriotism…

I’m feeling a great sense of patriotism this morning.  As a former American History teacher I can appreciate the significance of the news that was shared with the world last night and know that children across this country will read … Continue reading

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April Fool’s Day…

Oh, how my kids love April Fool’s Day!  The jokes start first thing in the morning and they carry through right up until bed time.   My boys have been known to play some pretty silly tricks on me (with … Continue reading

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