New Year, New Goals

I was able to squeeze in 50 books and 50 hikes in 2014, although it definitely came down to the wire. For 2015, my goal is to read 50 books, watch 50 movies that I haven't seen before (my husband's excited about helping me reach that goal), and walk 25 miles per week. Hikes are … Continue reading New Year, New Goals

50 Books and 50 Hikes Goal Reflection

I achieved my goal for the year of reading 50 books and taking 50 hikes! Several people have asked me what my favorites were. I have difficulty choosing absolute favorites, but here are my favorites in several different categories. For books... Autobiography- Acts of Faith by Eboo Patel For Kids/Teens- Wonder by RJ Palacio Theology-Be … Continue reading 50 Books and 50 Hikes Goal Reflection

By June

I didn't intend to write a blog post tonight, but I read the following which Jim Burke posted on the English Companion Ning: January is nice but it's not when we teachers begin our year. Ours begins in August or, for a few, September. Now is to time to think about what Stephen Covey tells … Continue reading By June