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February 2015

Teacher Talk: Things I’ve said lately…

You really can’t make this stuff up… 1. I understand that you had shorts on underneath, but it is still not appropriate to take your pants off in the middle of a lesson (miraculously, I said this with a straight face).2. Please keep your hands…

February 27, 2015

Life Lately: Celebrations, School, and Everything Else

Life lately has been fun and eventful!  February means celebrating lots of birthdays, district exams (not so celebratory – until they’re over, of course…), and other lovely things – like planning Spring Break trips to escape the cold πŸ™‚ Luke’s birthday was first…. so…

February 26, 2015

I Heart Eggs: 3 Dishes on Rotation At My House

Did you know that there are some people in the world who don’t like eggs??  Crazy talk if you ask me… I LOVE EGGS.  They are cheap, versatile, and cook quickly.  Plus, they’re nutritious on all kinds of levels.  Super win!  In fact, some…

February 18, 2015

A Letter to my Less-Tired Self…

Dear Less-Tired Self, Remember when you said you wanted to blog twice a week?  What about when you said you wanted to make healthy dinners on nights when Luke doesn’t have to be at school late?  Or – HA – when you said you’d…

February 17, 2015

10 Songs to Get You to the Weekend

Perhaps it’s the weather, but this has been THE longest week.  Tuesday felt like Thursday, and Wednesday nearly didn’t happen because I woke up thinking it was Saturday.  But here we are on the downward slide towards the weekend, and I am Ready with…

February 5, 2015

What I Love Wednesday: Impossibly Easy Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

February is always an exciting month in our house, but this February will be particularly awesome!  Luke is turning the big 3-0 and my dad will celebrate his 60th birthday!  Plus, even though Valentine’s Day is an over-commercialized Hallmark holiday, I still love it.  To…

February 4, 2015

Salads for Lunch: A Game Plan

My two week salad challenge is complete!  I definitely came up with some tasty combinations to add into my regular rotation.  I also really liked turning leftovers into salads, like with the fajitas and butternut squash from week one.  It was an easy way…

February 1, 2015