Author Archives: Songbirdy

Going Pro

Heya! Guess what… a job change as in I’m unemployed, has led to reflection and I’m going to be trying a whole new approach. Time to get things balanced and rearrange life to better use the gifts and talents to … Continue reading

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Decision Making

After several years of homeschooling our children, and then a few years of working whatever job I could that fit our family schedule, I returned to work full-time for a really amazing company. I was initially hired to be Executive … Continue reading

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Trust or Not to Trust?

I had planned to come on here and blog tonight.  My husband is on his two week night-shift cycle.  Plus the new laptop we bought me to use for work arrived and affords me a wonderful keyboard which makes typing … Continue reading

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Vulnerability and Transparency

To love at all is to be vulnerable.  Love anything, and your heart will certainly be wrung and possibly be broken.  If you want to make sure of keeping it intact, you must give your heart to no one, not … Continue reading

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Start by doing …

Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. -Saint Francis of Assisi I remember being so happy to celebrate January 1st, 2010.  It was a huge relief to be able to say … Continue reading

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#2 Teaches Regrouping

Regrouping!   Because teaching math is much more fun than doing math…

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#2 Teaches Ragged Addition

Adding numbers of different lengths!

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The Daughter Teaches Math

  My daughter has decided that she wants to teach her math instead…

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In the middle of Furniture Moving

I’m in the middle of moving furniture. School goes on anyways. I’ll be back to my ‘feature’ later on, but thought I’d share a sampling of my 8 year old daughter’s penmanship of the day. She didn’t know I was … Continue reading

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What I want for Christmas

  A while ago someone posted a link to this youtube on Facebook.  Since then, I’ve listened to many, many clips from this group Perpetuum Jazzile and I simply love their work.  True, much of it is in another language … Continue reading

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