…Buddies

buddy |ˈbədē| informal noun a close friend It’s been awhile since I’ve posted something new but with the summer here I hope to blog more often. I’ve been settling in to working full time as a nanny for three great girls. The days are long, not quite like being in a classroom. I am trying my best […]

…Lemonade

lemonade |ˌleməˈnād; ˈleməˌnād|noun a drink made from lemon juice and sweetened water. Throughout childhood there are just certain things you need to do at least once. Not wanting my nieces to miss out on one of these great stamps of childhood, I (without asking their Mom first) decided to excite their little minds with the idea […]

…Sunshine

Jake and Skylar

sunshine |ˈsənˌ sh īn| noun figurative cheerfulness; happiness Her name is actually Skylar, but little brother Jake calls her Gar. It is really quite enduring. I found myself calling her that too. Last year it was “Lar,” now it’s “Gar.” It’s pretty cute. Skylar was a student in my class last year and I hadn’t seen her since she […]