One more word: Brutal.
|The thing is, I really, really WANT to build the $70 LEGO|
|After a busy weekend with the Sac Choral concert, a Sunday|
lie-down was in order.
|This smells so amazing.|
|Christmas Bear. Grandma Bean gave us this one, so he's very|
|Dear Santa...in a V-neck, please?|
|Sunny Monday before the chaos.|
|The TK class does the cutest crafts. The teacher has too much|
fun with them.
|Salad and supplements.|
|I can't wait to see them, either, so we're even. ;)|
|The Star Wars Apples are a step too far, but THIS is brilliant.|
|So wish I could have watched this all on NASA TV! Alas,|
there was work to be done.
|Handbells and teachers with sniffles. My cold wasn't getting|
|So there was soup for lunch, and a kick-ass workout that afternoon.|
|Tuesday night I had to make a custom order for Etsy, then I went|
|After three hours of sleep and crying in the shower, I made it|
to work because my kids needed to rehearse.
|At least the rehearsing was CUTE.|
|I took off work early to go to Kaiser, where they made me wear|
this as a precaution. The verdict: Sinus infection. And it
proceeded to knock me on my ass.
|Just something I found.|
|Too tired to cook much, I had Jamba for breakfast.|
|The stage was set for Winter Celebration.|
|Nine glorious hours of sleep and a lot of meds later...|
|Antlers! Red noses! I die!!!|
|We have a Fijian Club at our school. They learn the language|
and the dances and culture.
|Frozen...and a TON of Olafs.|
|For my middle school VAPA class, we did edible art. I heard|
a seventh grade boy say, "This is the coolest thing ever!!"
|Edible Art and "I Want A Dog For Christmas, Charlie Brown."|
|I still had one more day to power through.|
|Stopped at Walgreen's, and took my love of leggings to the|
|This is my "Last Day Before Winter Break!!!" face.|
|Band played in the Winter Celebration, so for the rest of our|
class period, we joined the Health and Nutrition class in
the library, to watch some A Charlie Brown Christmas.
|While they watched, I prepped for my Art class.|
|One more day of Merry Mess-Making!|
|The kids loved it. "Can we eat them?" "Of course!! That's the|
|Chipotle donated food for our staff holiday party.|
|And we played a game that involved sucking M&Ms up with|
straws. Sadly, my lungs were NOT up to it, and I kept
|So I didn't get the $70 set, but settled instead for a cheaper, but|
still awesome, set.
|Christmas lights on the wood floor.|
|When you're sick and sleepy, cuddles are just the thing.|
|That's an expectorant (mucous-dissolver), an antibiotic, and|
ibuprofen. There but for the grace of modern meds go I.
|I gave myself a wee facial.|
|Later in the day, after a lot of reading and napping, I set up|
my card-making stuff.
|Atlas post cards.|
|Now I'm making some larger folded cards, as well. I found|
these great "vintage" airline poster cards and they work
really well with the maps.