Winter to Spring Outfits

I find it so hard to sometimes find the right things to wear in that weird transitional time between winter and spring. Living in South Carolina, especially–we never know what type of weather we are going to have day by day. Today for example, the high was 60 degrees, and tomorrow–SNOW is in the forecast.Continue reading “Winter to Spring Outfits”

National Drink Wine Day

Happy happy day! Today we get to celebrate the wonder of such a delectable beverage–WINE! Believe it or not, wine used to be consumed more than water. In the Dark Ages, wine was more considered more safe to drink than water was…making it the most widely consumed beverage of its time. Today, wine is stillContinue reading “National Drink Wine Day”

Happy Birthday Lillianna Noelle

Happy birthday to you baby girl. How can words ever do justice for how much joy you bring to my life. God most certainly knew what he was doing when he chose me to be you mama. My hope for you is to simply grow in a household full of love. I hope you alwaysContinue reading “Happy Birthday Lillianna Noelle”

An Amazon Valentines Day

Affordable Outfits I know as a buys mom, I do not have time to go to the store to buy new outfits–so 100% of the time, I buy things everything online, after reading the reviews on quality and fit, and hope for the best. Y’all, please tell me I am not the only one whoContinue reading “An Amazon Valentines Day”

The Resentment and Obligation of Valentines Day

It is official. The countdown to Valentines Day has begun in our house. Resenting Valentines Day My daughter Lilli gets so excited about Valentines Day, as it is a day in which she can shower her friends with the cutest little pre-made Valentines Day cards signed by her–attached with a cute little note that herContinue reading “The Resentment and Obligation of Valentines Day”

It’s National Butterscotch Day!

January 20, 2020 Frosted Butterscotch Cookies You are going to absolutely fall in LOVE with these cookies. If you are anything like me, you have a sweet tooth. These cookies are the cure! Even though I have been trying to be a little more cautious of what I eat lately, I do think we needContinue reading “It’s National Butterscotch Day!”

Gadabouting Our Way to Japan!

Summer 2021 If you have followed me and my journey for a while, you will know that traveling my way through the world is something that I love to do. More specifically, I travel with my students. I have always taken pride in the authentic relationships I am able to build with my students throughoutContinue reading “Gadabouting Our Way to Japan!”

Formative Assessments in the Secondary Classroom

How to Choose Assessment Strategies that Maximize Results    We must not equate assessment to testing. Assessment is an ongoing process. It is indeed the way we do business–constantly monitoring student development and the outcomes of our educational activity. Formative assessments offer multiple benefits, but the number and variety of assessments can be overwhelming. AssessmentContinue reading “Formative Assessments in the Secondary Classroom”