Totally Slacking Off

I admit it. When I’m not working and am at home, I’ve been doing a lot of slacking off. It hasn’t been because I’ve wanted to, necessarily, although I do believe the “break” has helped my mental state a bit. But let me explain. Last month, I was sent to the emergency room at the…

When Giving Criticism…

One of the most difficult things to do as a teacher, reviewer, friend, or critic is to provide meaningful and helpful criticism. When you offer suggestions or input into another person’s work, if you don’t like it or think it needs perfecting, you have a right to that opinion. However, there is a way to…

So Much To Do, So Little…

Time. That’s right. So much to do, so little time. This morning began with an argument with my children AGAIN over wearing a coat to school. When will the madness end? I can’t waste anymore TIME on it, because I have a lot to accomplish this week. It’s a busy one…I have something going on…