For some reason this summer was less busy than those in years past. I had more time for myself than ever and I spent a great deal of time on my back porch, with my sweet puppies, reading many, many books. This picture doesn't include those I listened to on Audible -- Or those … Continue reading My Summer Reading Was AWESOME!
I was fortunate to have the opportunity to hear Patrick Phillips, author of Blood at The Root, speak locally last week. I did not grow up in the community I now live and teach in and when I moved here 25 years ago, I was told the very basics of its history -- there was … Continue reading The Power of Author Talks
Ahhhhh... Spring Break. Not going to lie, I need this break. It's been a very busy semester and my brain and body need a break before the push to the AP Human Geography Exam, then finals, then graduation. We usually travel somewhere, but this year we are staying put and I'm thrilled. One on one … Continue reading My Spring Break Reading List