Monthly Archives: December 2012

Be Merry, Be Bright

I keep telling myself I am going to write a post before Christmas to try and brighten my (and maybe your) day. Here are the joys of the holiday season so far in the Big Green Meanie house. I will … Continue reading

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Final thoughts on Sandy Hook

Originally posted on brainsnorts inc.:
I know the next shooter. He’s white, between 19 and 25.  He is thin and doesn’t do much with his hair.  It usually looks kind of messed, wavy, but he might have a buzzcut now.…

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What Can We Do? – Dealing With Tragedy

I woke up on Friday morning and thought I would write a blog post about the Christmas traditions at the BGM house but then I turned on my computer and saw the news. Shooting. Elementary school. 20 killed. Children. I … Continue reading

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How To Be Thankful

Reviewing my last post I noticed I seemed a bit cranky and whiny, two traits that I don’t like when I taught in my classroom. “No Whining! No Groaning!” I would say to the kidlings, and if they continued I … Continue reading

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