I think I am finally crawling out from under the huge pile of stuff that needed to be done at the beginning of the school year. This was my first weekend that wasn't jam-packed with plans, either, so I finally had some time to relax and catch up. Here are some lovely things for maintaining a healthy life while being an insanely busy elementary school teacher:
For maintaining the calm:
For staying healthy:
pumpkin + oatmeal = the best combination in the world
I had this last night and it was delicious. Alas, the end of cherry tomato season is here.
For keeping the passion for teaching:
I want to put these illustrations from Maurice Sendak up in my classroom.