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I am starting my 7th year of teaching and I can't believe it. This will be my 4th year in first grade I am excited to start implementing the common core standards this year.

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Monday, July 30, 2012

Another Award

Thanks to Mrs. Livers over at Starring in First Grade for another blog award!
So here are some random facts about me:
1. I went to college at a small Christian school in Lake Wales, FL - Warner University (it was Warner Southern College then)
2. I start every Friday with a Diet Mt. Dew - thanks to my teaching team for getting me addicted
3. I have completed 2 half-marathons and am looking forward to running another
4. I was part of a missions trip to Guatemala this summer and now help run a program that helps feed kids lunch in Guatemala and can't wait to return next summer
5. I am an only child
6. I have a dog named Willy Mo after Wily Mo Pena who played for the Red's and was my favorite player at the time.
7. I am OBSESSED with the Royal family :)
I would like to nominate the following bloggers with this award and you must complete the following:
1. Thank the blogger who nominated you
2. Include a link to their blog
3. Include the award image in your post
4. Give seven random facts about yourself
5. Nominate 15 other bloggers for the award
6. When nominating, include a link to their blog
7. Let other bloggers know they've been nominated
Versatile Blog Nominations......
Now back to sorting my files, I promised myself I would organize them this summer, of course I waited until the last minute :)


  1. First, THANK YOU so much for the award! You put a HUGE smile on my face!
    You are a blogger Olympian with all your awards!! Congrats!
    Thanks again!!!! I'm just so excited!
    ps... I used to love Willy Mo!

  2. Sorry... I fogot I'm from
    Curious Firsties! :)

  3. Thank you so much for the award, it really made my morning! I am from Back in Fourth.I would love some advice on making my blog look better!

  4. Your welcome!! I admire your for running! I have a stack of files to tackle this week too and I will be glad when it's finished!

  5. Thanks for nominating me! It was my first blog award. :) Your blog is too cute!
    Thanks again,

  6. Thanks so much for nominating me...I am not sure I deserve it (since I can't quite figure out how to accept it). I am working on a blog post to thank you. This is my first award and I am humbled.

    Terri Izatt

    PS I love your blog and I have been a follower for a while. It looks great!