Such fun I have been having! And thus, I have not been good at staying in touch, sorry. The weeks have simply zoomed by since a lovely Christmas seeing and holding my adorable great (grand?) nephew in sunny California. Sweet, adorable, with tiny little hands and feet...Koen. And I was so excited to give the… Continue reading 2016 Has Ushered in… Fun and Creativity
So the big storms that have been predicted for this winter here in Gallup, New Mexico have yet to materialize. But yesterday we did get the storm that has been battering the northwest. We didn't get rain, what came down was a wet snow, and since the temperature outside quickly went down to the upper… Continue reading Snow Day!
Hi All. So I promised to write more about Gallup and teaching here and I guess it is about time to do just that. I am sitting here on a cold, grey day with the threat of snow gathering in the clouds, so here we go. Gallup, New Mexico is a very unique place. It… Continue reading Hanging Out in Gallup
Its been a while, so thought I'd return with some great photos of a fun one day adventure into Arizona. Yesterday I spent a lot of time driving, but ended up deep inside the earth winding my way through an ever-so-small passage that twisted and turned its way through a gorgeous canyon that you wouldn't… Continue reading Lower Antelope Canyon
Another great week in Gallup. The students (kids - so young!) have been great. We are starting to get our groove and its fun. Volleyball tryouts finished on Wednesday and I now have 13 great gals to work with - starting tomorrow! Today I went for another hike, this time an easy stroll through the… Continue reading Cibola National Forest
Hello from down south. After a crazy summer of finishing my masters of science in geography I've moved down to Gallup, New Mexico, to teach gifted and talented middle schoolers, Humanities. Although the summer was busy, mostly with writing, writing, and re-writing my final paper for the program, my cohort and I had a bit… Continue reading This Time…NEW Mexico