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A Day in the Life: Teacher Mom Takes on the World

The life of a mom is exhausting. The life of a teacher is exhausting. But what about the life of a teacher mom? Allow me to enlighten you. 5:15 a.m. The alarm goes off. Luckily it’s not for me, but rather for my “morning person” husband who is good and exercises before work.  I sleep […]

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Surviving the Homework Completion Struggle: Ten Tips from a Teacher Mom

Surviving the Homework Completion Struggle: Ten Tips from a Teacher Mom

Homework. Just the word alone can prompt a severe allergic reaction from kids and parents alike. The continuing debate over whether or not homework is valuable is still all over the internet. Whatever the case, most kids will likely have homework in some form throughout the school year. Aside from how we personally feel about homework, […]

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Tie Dye DIY: Prepare for Messy Fun

Tie Dye has become a favorite tradition in our household over the last several years. Typically we start out our summer with a tie dye day and then we proudly wear our creations for the months that follow.  This year we waited until late August and now we have some cool t-shirts (and socks) just […]

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