The idea of Sight Word Goals came from years of trying to develop a way for students to take ownership over their learning. Every year, I struggle with sight words. I understand the importance of students knowing them, but have never been successful in having a class who is motivated to practice and learn them. One of my personal goals this school year was to have a class master all their 1st ... Read More about Sight Word Fun
Last Fall, I tried my hand at grocery delivery services. When doing the research I only found that Safeway would deliver to our house. I was fine with that. They are a little on the pricey side, but it would outweigh the benefits. I found that we were saving a lot of time and money doing the grocery delivery option. I loved being able to order from my phone, add to the list all week and once it ... Read More about Grocery Delivery Service is the best! Well…. maybe not really
We do not go to the movies very often. I actually do not like the movies. I know, I am weird. But I can't stand sitting still for that long. I need to get up and move. I go for the popcorn, really I do. But the new Incredibles movie was coming out this weekend and we really wanted to take the kids. Jay is at this age where he is really into super heros and he likes superhero movies, that aren't ... Read More about Incredibles Movie II
It has been forever since we have been to the beach. When we lived by the beach I wasn’t a fan of the beach. I always thought of it as crowded and dirty. Sandwood get all over the car and I would have so much cleaning to do. When we got home. But now that we live almost 3 hours from the beach, it is a huge treat to go. We tried to get out to the beach around five times a year, but this was a ... Read More about Monterey Family Day
One of the many things I miss when I didn’t work outside the home was our walks to do errands. I love walking. I love to walk everywhere. Where we used to live I would walk to do all my errands. I miss it. So today I had to get a few things at Walgreens and decided I would have the kids ride their scooters there. We we got down the driveway before Jay opted out of the scooter and wanted to go ... Read More about Walking Is Back!