Monthly Archives: March 2015

oliveless martini bar.

I have been going out of my mind.  It’s the week before Spring Break at school.  I’ll let you imagine for a moment what the kids are like.  School has started again, and I’m on class two.  It’s been busy … Continue reading

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winter wonderland return. 

I dislike snow. I realize I live in the midwest, in the Chicagoland area of all places. But I can’t stand the snow.  The last two werks have been sunshine and averages of fifty degrees. We even had a day … Continue reading

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a toda madre. 

Because of my new job, J and I decided to go out and celebrate. There’s a new restaurant in Glen Ellyn called A Toda Madre. We decided to go.     It sits on the corner where a cute little coffee … Continue reading

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i got the job. 

So, if you read a few days ago, I had an interview for a long term sub position at another middle school. Although I wasn’t sure the interview went great, since it lasted about 15 minutes, I got the job!! … Continue reading

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girl on a train. 

My recreational reading has gone downhill since my return to “school” days. But these last two weeks were PARCC testing at school, and that meant hours of sitting while kids took test. With that in mind, I ran immediately to … Continue reading

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strawberry season.

It’s that time of year again!  It’s strawberry season!  I sometimes wonder if strawberries are overrated and overused, but I can’t help it.  I love them. I went to the grocery store yesterday, and I was going to make a … Continue reading

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i got it; the interview.

A couple Fridays ago my school put on a small session for the paraprofessionals of the district.  It was a valiant attempt to help us all get hired, and be in our own classroom someday.  Since my district hires parapros … Continue reading

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