If you have children, you know that they have a tendency to really latch on to something and it becomes obsessive pretty quickly. Sometimes it's a movie (ours was Trolls for a while), a song (We Know The Way from Moana), or a concept (my child gets totally stoked whenever he sees or hears a … Continue reading Are You There Blippi? It’s Me, and I Hate You
Why being a kid is boring.
Since the last time I posted, which was like, before the invention of covered wagons, a lot has happened in my life. I will update you now via bulleted list, since it is my favorite type of list. I have gotten my first job. I teach middle school science. My love an I have celebrated … Continue reading Why being a kid is boring.
Here’s looking at you, kid (a poem assignment)
So the other day I was in my mom's classroom. She had to step out for a minute, so I was in charge. Those darned kids would not be quiet. So, being the idealistic and eager future teacher that I am, I decided to use it as an opportunity. "Get out a piece of paper. … Continue reading Here’s looking at you, kid (a poem assignment)