“Slow down and enjoy life. It’s not only the scenery you miss by going too fast – you also miss the sense of where you are going and why.” –Eddie Cantor
It’s back to work for most teachers. I hope you all enjoyed your winter break. I know mine was lovely, as I was able to visit the beach and visit with family.
“Rest when you’re weary. Refresh and renew yourself, your body, your mind, your spirit. Then get back to work.” –Ralph Marston
Happy New Year! It is a great time to reflect on our past year, as well as set new goals. This winter break, I was able to spend time relaxing at the beach (my favorite), and am now in the process of simplifying and decluttering–another thing I actually enjoy doing.
“And suddenly you just know it’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.” — Meister Eckhart
Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, and Happy Holidays!
“My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others.” –Bob Hope
Here is Emma supporting the Mile High Weimaraner Rescue by having her photo with Santa; she is oh so serious.
We are winding down the last week of school before winter break. Mid-year assessments are being done, and we get to see all the amazing growth our students/children have made. Have a wonderful week!
“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” ― Mother Teresa
I hope you are getting into the holiday spirit! Students especially love this time of year; the excitement in the school setting is palpable.
“Always be on the lookout for the presence of wonder.” — E.B. White
“Not what we have but what we enjoy, constitutes our abundance.” –Epicurus
Leaves, an early snow, and fun!
“Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree.” –Emily Bronte
Have a great week, and enjoy the cooler weather.
“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” –Oscar Wilde
It’s a lovely time of year, with fall weather starting to show.
“How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.”
– John Burroughs