Tag Archives: Pinterest

Phase 1

It feels VERY good to have kept up with most of what I wanted to accomplish this week! Did one house cleaning/keeping job each day – because I really hated spending Saturday AND Sunday cleaning, errand running, and grocery shopping. Wasn’t … Continue reading

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Halloween Fun at Middle School

Since it was Halloween last week, I decided to have some fun with my middle schoolers. Maybe they are getting too old for class parties and costumes at school (and BTW, things have sure changed in regard to THAT subject! … Continue reading

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Finishing Up a ‘Lil Dumpling

Last February between appointments for parent-teacher conferences I had little bits of time – just enough of them to start on a little project I had found on Pinterest a darling little zippered coin purse, inspired by Chinese rice dumplings. I … Continue reading

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A Project in a Day

I am a teacher. A Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) teacher who is on summer break. Despite the rumors, we don’t have 3 months off, more like 9 weeks, but I am not complaining. Many of the last few summers … Continue reading

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A Pinterest-Inspired Valentine Project

I have an  obsession with Pinterest – in fact, you need to know I am a Pinterest junkie. Ask my husband – between Pinterest and the Nate Berkus shows I record every day I have made a new dent in the … Continue reading

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A Little Bit More

I want to share my totally productive pre-Super Bowl (is it legal for me to write Super Bowl? I hope the NFL doesn’t chase me down for copyright infringement) accomplishments. The plan was to move forward on all of those … Continue reading

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