Monthly Archives: September 2012

Never Forget

It was a warm, sunny September morning, the second week of school. I took my first graders outside for snack and a short recess to help them get started on the right foot for the year.   A delivery man walked … Continue reading

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Karma’s a Bitch

In other words, what goes around, comes around.  My advice: Follow the Golden Rule.  For those of you who have forgotten or never knew this one, “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.”  I’m a firm … Continue reading

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What Day Is It?

It’s Sunday, the day of rest according to the new testament.  Today is the day when everything in your life is supposed to be put on hold so you can take a stay-cation from your life.  Go to church, read … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Me

I was born on this date, fifty one years ago.  As I write this number, so many thoughts run through my head.  First, that’s a damned large number.  When I was a teenager, that was beyond ancient.  I made a … Continue reading

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First Day of School!

I haven’t slept well in two days.  I know why- I’m too excited/nervous about the first day of school.  When I was growing up, I used to get so anxious that I cried every single September.  Funny when you consider … Continue reading

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Sharing is Caring

I just read about an effort by Panera Bread Bakery and Café to run restaurants based on the honor system. The idea is that if you can afford it, you pay what the menu says, but if you can’t, you … Continue reading

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