Update Overload!

Well, it’s no secret that I have been M.I.A. for the past couple of months. I apologize to those of you who have been following along and wanting more! Yes, I am alive and kicking and still leading the busy life of a kindergarten teacher in rural Alaska. I have some exciting new updates that […]

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Our First Culture Day

January was a busy, hectic, wonderful month that involved a great deal of change. After returning from winter vacation, we were thrust back into the crazy pace of school life. In my kindergarten class, we quickly jumped back into our daily schedule and classroom routines. We also gained a student teacher (more to come on […]

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All Things Gingerbread

IT’S THE LAST WEEK OF SCHOOL BEFORE BREAK. IT’S THE LAST WEEK OF SCHOOL BEFORE BREAK. IT’S THE LAST WEEK OF SCHOOL BEFORE BREAK. Yes, I did need to write that three times in caps in order to relay my anticipation and excitement! Holy smokes, only three full days left before Tyler and I are […]

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Christmastime is Here

I finally have my last jam-packed weekend under my belt! Volleyball season came to a close yesterday after the Newhalen School team placed fourth at regionals. Unfortunately, that means that we won’t be going to the state tournament next weekend in Anchorage. Fortunately, it means that I have an extra weekend and an extra hour […]

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The Very Busy Teacher

Yes, I know, I know. It’s been terribly quiet around these parts lately. Ever since Halloween, I feel like someone put my life on the “heavy duty” wash cycle. I have brief moments of still and quiet where I can stumble out of the scramble and try to ground myself. I close my eyes and […]

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