Tag Archives: high school

A Low-Maintenance Indoor Garden

Add a Little Silk Hopefully our local 9th graders will think that their cafeteria is a bit more beautiful and serene with the indoor planter beds now filled with tall green bamboo. That was my goal anyway. The indoor garden … Continue reading

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My Husband Mike Makes His Escape

Ice Fishing 34 My husband Mike left yesterday morning on his 34th annual ice fishing trip with his high school fishing buddies. That’s right, 34th. The guys have been taking this annual jaunt to the same couple of lakes in … Continue reading

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Drama on Ice

Public versus Private It was this afternoon. I didn’t get much notice. . .just a quick text from Tory that it was today at 4:30 and tickets went on sale at 3:30. I dropped what I was doing, mentally erased … Continue reading

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Do YOU Like It? Math wasn’t my favorite subject in school. I mean, I can add, subtract, multiply, divide and do fractions (full disclosure: When I’m ready to cut drapery fabric I mark where I’m going to cut with pins … Continue reading

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