Setting up for the New School Year 7/31/20

I wish I had my helpers as I start up a new school year. We are starting with the first 3 weeks online and then going from there. I haven’t met my new team yet. I will be working with students that need extra help in reading and math. I was also asked to help…

Family Week in the Woods 7/25/20

We had a very peaceful week near Beavers Bend State park in Oklahoma with our family. It was wonderful to see our girls. It is a beautiful area of Oklahoma. We haven’t visited this area of the state before, but we hope to meet them again next summer in the same area. I think we…

Off the Grid in Oklahoma 7/22/20

We are enjoying a relaxing week with our family. Definitely social distancing from the world right now. It is so peaceful and far off the main roads. We are also near a couple state parks.

Old Photos 7/17/20

I have been scanning in old photos off and on this week. It has become my latest project to keep busy. i have the latest Photoshop and I am amazed how easily you can fix the coloring and lighting in photos. I have edited several older family pictures and shared with my siblings, along with…

July 2018 in Dallas 7/15/20

In July 2018, Jim and I took Robbie to Dallas for a few days. Robbie and I used to Uber to get to different places while Jim continued to work remotely. On the weekend his sister Ruth and husband Nick joined us. I took Robbie to museums, Medieval Times, and to see sloths at the…

Coping by Keeping Busy 7/9/20

One way that I am coping this summer is to stay very busy. I took three online classes this summer for using Google Educator applications and how to integrate them into your classroom. I passed the advanced Google Educator test this week. I was really nervous because i have read about so many people not…

Penguins and Robbie 7/8/20

3 years ago today, Robbie and I enjoying spending time together at the Houston Natural History Museum. He had fun taking pictures as always and then we took selfies to sent to his sisters. We loved spending time together. There is such a void without him. ❤