Monthly Archives: December 2015

. . . – – – . . .

Dot, dot, dot, dash, dash, dash, dot, dot, dot. That’s Morse code  for S O S. To me it’s a song title popularized by Abba. The line “Can’t you hear me S.O.S?” might stay with you for a bit now … Continue reading

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Christmas Spirit

Around age 9 I began a battle with demand/resistance.  My passion for all things school related started a retreat as I perceived more and more required of me.  When what I WANTED to do became what I SHOULD do, the … Continue reading

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Squirrel Decor

At the moment there are no Christmas lights sparkling from my windows, not yet, but a seasonal ornament is being constructed in a tree in easy view from inside the house. It is quite a curious winter decoration. I first … Continue reading

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Holiday Crackers – A Tasty Hors-d’oeuvres for Busy Folks

 Shared by Jana,  a teacher colleague,  about 10 years ago. Quick and easy,  perfect task for busy teachers handling end of term stuff and the home front as well.  Also a nice addition to a buffet table – not another … Continue reading

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SPLENDIFEROUS!

SPLENDIFEROUS! The title of this short column is a real word, honest. One definition describes it as anything that has great beauty or significance – not just any old splendor but magnificent, fantastic splendor! A friend of mine recently shared … Continue reading

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