May, 1939 The Story of Some Pictures

I have to admit, May, 1939 was much of the same as the month before.  I don’t know if it’s just me, but that makes it no less interesting!  And, in fact, I did have a mystery solved. I cannot believe I forgot to mention this when I wrote about April.  There have been some…

Thank a Special Ed Teacher <3

I can’t believe how much has changed for me in only a months time.  My whole world has suffered a seismic event and I ended up completely shifted after the dust all settled.  here’s the time line: Teaching in my home town for ten years. Classroom ELA teacher (6 years) Theatre teacher (4 years) Then…

Sunday Share: The Difference a Month Can Make

Usually Sunday Share is about sharing other wonderful blogs out there.  However, this Sunday is about sharing about my life. It has been over a month since I have posted and I wanted my first new post – yesterday’s – to be about Babu and not me.  I wanted that because that’s what this blog…

April, 1939: How Do You Know?

Hi!  It’s been a while and I am so happy to be back.  Back writing, back posting, back sharing, and back in time!  Here is April, 1939: One theme in her pages this month was how to know if she was in love or not.  Johnny sees her with Jake and she doesn’t say hi…

Leave Out All The Rest

Once I finally lowered the phone and muted the screen’s glow in the covers, after ceasing my scrolls trough “the feed,” once I was done refreshing my inbox, coloring in hearts on other people’s pictures, once I thought maybe now I can sleep, I began to hear it. It sounded like music was playing, On…

Don’t be a wall flower!

Before I begin to spill on all the juicy gossip of November, 1938, I want to encourage you to leave a comment with a date important to you so you can find out what happened on that day in 1934, 35, 36, 37 or 38. Don’t be a wall flower! Blogging interaction is as fun…

I May Have Rescued Two Dogs

You read that right.  I just might have rescued two dogs.  Here is the story: I texted my sister, Stefanie, the day after I got Cort.  I told her about it and sent pics.  She lost her mind over my dog.  I think she was thrilled because she knew how badly I wanted a dog…

Some Things I Learned from My Luxurious Vacation

1.  I feel wonderful when I relax.  I also noticed that my down time is more productive when I’m relaxed.  At home, with at least a low level of anxiety that is always with me, I don’t read enough.  I don’t get enough sleep, enough sun, enough time looking someone in the eye and finding…

Travel Review: La Playa Beach Resort in Naples, FL

I have decided to give you an extra today to atone for missing a post while traveling.  Through his work, my husband and I got the chance to stay at La Playa Beach Resort in Naples, Florida. First, let me talk about the Gulf side of Florida.  Given my experience before this year I thought…

Off Topic (Only Kind Of)

To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.  ~  Audrey Hepburn I plant my gardens because I also believe in yesterday. There is something I love to write about, have to write about, especially this time of year.  My garden!  Although, I like to think of it as our garden.  You would think that…

Oh, I’m Doing It!

I am taking today’s post to introduce a challenge I will be beginning tomorrow.  Yup.  You guessed it.  The April A-Z Challenge.  I found out about this challenge last year on, oh, about April 30th.  I was bummed!  I would have participated!  I would have challenged myself!  I would have been a part of a…