I survived October.  That's all I've got.  Every year, October hits like a mack truck.  Every year, I think nope, things are going w...
This year I made big changes to my writing instruction.  While my beliefs about writing haven't changed, I've learned some practical...
Happy October! I'm still trying not to pass out during recess duty, but inside I can pretend fall has arrived.  I'm going to crank u...
To level or not to level-that's a question I see over and over on Facebook and Instagram.  Before I share how I use just right books, le...
September is here, and that means PUMPKIN SPICE SEASON IS HERE. My plans this month involve drinking pumpkin spice coffee allllllll day long...
This started out as a Top 5 list but quickly spiraled into separate Top 10 Fiction and Nonfiction lists.  It was just too hard picking favo...
Whelp. August is here.  I have all the feelings in August.  We head back to school AND I LOVE THAT TIME OF YEAR.  It's so exciting, and ...
Yep.  I don't hate that other people do it, but it's been pretty much a hard pass for me.  I've wondered why? I'm not a cran...