This was a long week. Thank goodness there are Daffodils growing right out side my window.
Seventh grade math nearly took me out this week, but I refuse to give in.
Although I nearly did.
It's very difficult to work outside of boxes I'm used to playing in, (math is a "box" I do my best to avoid) and this week I was tempted to despair (and revert back to old thoughts and feelings)
Anyway, there was math this week.
I did manage to get a few other things done around here though....Here are the highlights:
We are horse sitting until Sunday.
Just heading out to the barn for 15 minutes each afternoon has given me (and the kids) a respite in the middle of our day.
We feed and water and play.
And give them treats.
I started (and finished) another Ruffly scarf.
Then I started a new afghan I have wanted to do for a really long time. Fear had put me off for awhile...for some reason blankets feel scary to me...as in long-term relationship scary.
Oh! but the truth is, I'm in love....
Here was the beginning on Tuesday.
Each night I have tried to add a row or two.
I am certain this afghan is going to give me a good attitude for the rest of my teaching career. I will wrap myself in it when I
I have a thousand-and-one things I want to write this afternoon, but the words aren't coming out right when I type them, so I'm just going to say this: Happy Friday! May your weekend be sunny!