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These are but wild and whirling words, my lord

A little over a year ago, I got a tablet. At the time, I rationalized it as something I’d have lots of uses for: watching TV, writing, reading, as a murder weapon.  2,179 more words

Happy Thoughts

Who do you know who actually likes their job?

Who do you know who actually likes their job?  I mean, someone who on most days is happy to be going to work.  Who doesn’t leave home in the morning with dread in their heart.   237 more words


Jeff Gordon is going sightseeing in D.C. for Easter break

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Mr. Gordon is going to Washington.

Jeff Gordon said Friday he plans to use part of next week’s Easter-week NASCAR break to visit Washington, D.C., with his wife and kids and play tourist at some of the capital’s museums and historic sites. 488 more words


It's Friday! It's Spring Break! Why aren't I Smiling?

When you teach students with special needs you develop a whole different view of school vacation breaks. Thanksgiving, winter break, spring break, summer. For most this is cause for real celebration. 977 more words

Camping Tips for First-Time Campers from a First-Time Camper

I went camping last weekend for the first time. That wouldn’t be a statement worth anyone’s attention except for the fact that I’m in my 30s. 1,303 more words


Videos: Mexico

Two videos to share from our trip.  One of Nora’s first ride in a cart, which she loved and the second of her toes in the sand, which she loved as well.