Oh… and P.S.

Since my fam finally gets to see the ring today…. you can too!   My beautiful canary diamond! He picked it out by himself ๐Ÿ™‚ and an old picture of us from last Thanksgiving…. we need to take lots more pictures. Had to share! Susan

Swimming into Summer!

I have my first official follower!! How exciting! Thank you Vicky from Traditions, Laughter, and Happily Ever After! I am so new to this but it is all very exciting ๐Ÿ™‚ Tonight starts a fun, family-filled week. I cannot wait to see everyone. My fiance, Parker, and I got engaged in December (the 29th to […]

Testing & Mama’s Day!

Our 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders just began taking their CRTs here in Nevada. High-stakes testing… ahhh! We knew how stressed out they were about the test so grades K-2 threw an adorable pep rally for the kids yesterday afternoon. We cheered, danced, and wished them well! We also paired up with a 5th grade […]

Subtraction freebie!

We have just begun 2 digit addition and subtraction and my-oh-my we need our practice!  I created a simple subtraction spinner game for the students to practice using place value to subtract two digit numbers. I created it specifically WITHOUT regrouping. I did this because we have just introduced this concept andddd… that is the […]


We started our butterflies science unit and the kiddos are so excited! We finally received our live caterpillars and I must admit, they realllllyyyy gross me out. I am not a creepy-crawly type of gal, but the kids love them, so they can be in charge of this unit ๐Ÿ™‚ We filled in our K […]

Spring Break!

Spring break is officially over ๐Ÿ™ It has been such a relaxing week, but I am ready to get back to school. After all, there are only 8 more weeks until summer, ahhh! How is it that the year always goes by so fast? Before Spring Break my kids had an author’s celebration to share […]