Septembers and Junes

“School teachers measure their lives in Septembers and Junes.” I quote/paraphrase my friend and colleague JHay in this, but it will not surprise any educator to hear it. In an ecological setting, we school teachers were also reminded of how we measure our lives by the natural world, trees, and the changing appearance, and thenContinue reading “Septembers and Junes”

Gretchen and Me

Tonight I went to hear Gretchen Rubin speak at Indigo in Toronto. She was lovely and warm and friendly and encouraging. She even remembered my twin’s buy nothing new blog! Took time to make personal comments and offer support. Kind of amazing really. http://www.nonewfortara.blogspot.com She was very open to getting a photo. Apologies for fuzzyContinue reading “Gretchen and Me”