The First Week!

My goodness, the first week is EXHAUSTING isn’t it?!? This year my new school has an extended day (7:30-3:30) and while I am SO excited to have more time teaching, it is going to take some getting used to – for both me and the kids! I have 19 little sweeties who show up each […]


I am so excited to announce that I just recently got a teaching job here in Mass…. and… it’s in FIRST GRADE!!!! Thank God! (ha ha ha ha ha…) I got to see my classroom for the first time yesterday and it is HA-UGE! It is honestly about 3-4 times the size of my old […]

Back to School Must-Haves EMAG!

I am SO excited that I got to take part in April & Melanie‘s EMAG this year! This magazine is filled with teacher and classroom supplies that teachers all over the country say we NEED in our classrooms. Click the image below to see what three items I think you need in your classroom! You […]

All About Me – GIVEAWAY!

I am excited to share that Miss Kindergarten and I have come together to bring you all a quick giveaway!! We have both recently come out with some “All About Me” units that are just perfect for those first few weeks in school. If you don’t know Miss Kindergarten, than you must be living under […]

All About ME! A Back to School Unit

I have finally been working on some school stuff! I wanted to take some of my favorite back to school activities and put them into one pack. While we are reviewing different math and literacy skills from Kindergarten, I like to throw a bunch of get to know you activities in the mix. The activities […]

Start the year off *WRITE* freebie!

It was Meet the Teacher day today and I must say I am soooo excited to get those little cuties on Monday! They were so precious! I made them a little treat to take home with them that I wanted to share with you guys: I found these adorable little candy pencils on Pinterest last […]

Drumroll Pleaseeeee & BTS Jitters!

Thank you to everyone who joined our *SWEET* giveaway over the weekend! Congrats, Karyn!!!! An email will be sent shortly 🙂 . . . Seeing as in-service starts Wednesday and I meet my kiddos Friday, I thought I would join up with A Turn to Learn and share my back-to-school jitters!  {1} I swear, the […]

A Cupcake for ME!

Ladies & Gents I very excited to present my FAVE craftivtity creator of all time, TERI!! Enjoy her post while I’m away! Hi everyone! I’m Teri from A Cupcake for the Teacher, and I’m excited to be here today! 🙂 I have a fun first day freebie to share with you! Have you heard of […]

HA-UGE Back-to-School Sale!!!!!!

Christina at Bunting, Books, and Bainbridge has been lovely enough to host a blog hop for the BTS Product Premiere!   [beautiful button made by Lori] Some have already started back, but as most of us get ready and rearing to go for the little kiddos, TPT has put together a HUGE back-to-school sale!!! [button […]