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File Naming Conventions

I’m back! It’s been a while, but in my defense, in this last year I became pregnant, was a waddling zombie as soon as I was off the clock, and now have a beautiful baby that keeps me busy 🙂 I’m currently on maternity leave from work, and while I’m definitely enjoying the time with […]

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Easy ways to save water

As we all know, California is in a statewide drought emergency, and we’re all very aware of the need to conserve water. My husband and I have always been very conscious about our water usage, and we thought we were doing pretty well… until we saw last month’s water bill. While we were still well […]

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August 21, 2014 - 1:26 pm

Donna Rosenthal - When washing dishes by hand I fill the other sink with hot water and instead of running the water each time to rinse a dish; I just dip it in the sink of hot water and the suds are removed.
Also collect rain water in buckets (when there is some) to water plants. Hope these help.

Prayer for focus

Tomorrow is the first day of school – eek! I’m a bundle of excitement and nerves. I’m really excited for all the things I’ve learned over the summer and plan to implement; I’m nervous that everything isn’t going to go according to plan, and that my attitude may be soured by stress. My hope for […]

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Bingo Baker

One of my favorite things about teaching is when I’m reminded that teenagers can still have fun with dorky games, and one of the games my students LOVE to play is Bingo. They are totally obsessed with winning (as if there is anything they can do to enhance the outcome), and they request to play […]

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