Going Back to the Office

This time we have ample time to prepare. Unlike March 16, 2020, when everything suddenly shut down, this time is different. We’re going back to the office. I remember lockdown like it was yesterday. The kids came home from school excited that they were going to learn from home for a “few weeks.” I wasContinue reading “Going Back to the Office”

It’s All Fun and Games Until…

So this week is the busiest of the school year in terms of extracurricular activities. A couple of weeks ago, Maria had her fourth-grade chorus concert. This past week, she had a band concert (she plays saxophone), followed by Lucia’s kindergarten show and then both girls’ participation in Liverpool Elementary School’s annual “Gator Games,” named afterContinue reading “It’s All Fun and Games Until…”

It’s Happening Again

I have NO time to write for my blog. There is no real excuse. I am just having trouble managing all the things in my life and something has to fall by the wayside. It’s been a whirlwind few weeks mostly at work, where I’m buried deep in projects and deadlines, etc. Plus, teaching two classesContinue reading “It’s Happening Again”

Twas the Day Before Vacation

I had all good intentions of writing a parody of “Twas the Night Before Christmas,” but due to how busy I am trying to get ready for vacation, I just couldn’t make it work! It’s always a catch 22 when you decide to take a vacation. The more quickly you work to get everything caught up,Continue reading “Twas the Day Before Vacation”