A Storefront on a Shoestring

A wealth of possibilities! After a layoff of about 11 years, I got back into the field of education by teaching a class of about 25 fifth-graders. The intermediate grade levels are exciting for me! They have the creativity of the primary students but have had enough life experiences so that they have a better [...]

Mom and the Little House

I don’t remember a lot about our life in Pratt, Kansas, or in Memphis, Tennessee – just little scenes of our lives.  Most of my memories start with my second-grade class in Morrison School.  My life in Great Bend is remembered in two parts.  The first part was grade school, when we rented a small, [...]