It was a week of emotions for me and the family. I started with my first full week of staff back, and I was thrilled with how the training the team completed was taken…it was very cool. Then, I took Friday off to take my daughter to college. I missed Convocation…I thought I would be […]Read More Famous last words…
So, we have been training for a few days since teachers have come back, and I got a feeling that I haven’t felt in about a decade. Any one who knows me knows that I am very proud and in awe of my time at the service center. It has been some time since I […]Read More The Past Comes back…and its good!
So, as I woke up this morning, a wave of anxiety hit me. Usually when this happens, I might as well call in sick because I will be useless. This time is was different…it felt good, exciting, and welcomed. As I tried to figure out why this time it was different, I remember what is […]Read More Exciting Anxiety
It has been a couple of week, and I am ready to start my 5 day school work weeks, have a full staff by the end of the week and contemplate what I learned this morning. The lesson today was about being present…not working so hard (not a lazy thing) that you miss what is […]Read More Anticipation, excitement, and welcome back!
So, I just finished my 1st day TCASE in several years. 3 things happened to me since I checked in 24 hours, and let me tell you it provides perspective at a conference that can create a lot of stress due to anticipation. I also think it is amazing how people can be vehicles for […]Read More TCASE Adventures and Perspective
So, this summer has been a very heavy summer. There have been life/work changes, loss, and happy-sad moments. I really wanted to blog about how saying sorry to the family/team I love about their stuff is not enough…that seems harsh and lashing out. I really wanted to try to tie it into the messages at […]Read More I really don’t know what to title this…you pick
I have been struggling with what to blog about…mainly because the family was gone, and I have been on vacation and missed church. As I sat in church today…all the things that I wanted to reflect on came flooding up to the surface. Jason talked about the cycle of grace (acceptance, sustenance, significance, and fruitfulness. […]Read More Family, Acceptance, and Grace