June 1 June is such a lovely month, full of the promise of summer flowers, a celebration of our marriage, and time to open my arms wide for summer!
June 2 My work revolves around helping school leaders evaluate teachers in such a way that there is an opportunity for the teacher to see her teaching through a different lens and for the administrator to support and encourage her to give 100% every day.
June 3 I was invited to lunch with a group of administrators who had just finished their recertification process for teacher evaluation and that pleased me to no end!
June 4 Reconnecting with friends that you don't get to see everyday is such a magical moment, and I am so grateful I got to spend time with Marsha, Christie, Karlene and Barb.
June 5 I am so grateful to be a part of a sisterhood that its main focus is to provide educational opportunities for women who might not have another way to go college.
June 6 Working with new principals is fun, challenging, hopeful, encouraging and wishful, all at once!
June 7 Driving country roads in the middle of late spring is a beautiful thing to do!
June 8 Driving country roads in the middle of late spring doesn't really allow you to think much, especially if they are winding through Missouri hills.
June 9 Driving country roads in the middle of late spring for the third day in a row is a little exhausting.
June 10 I am blessed with wonderful neighbors who care about each other and the neighborhood we live in.
June 11 It is fun to wish a close friend Happy Birthday early enough in the morning that others catch on and it spreads like wildfire! Happy birthday, Charlotte!
June 12 What a beautiful day to tour our neighbors' gardens, seeing old friends and making new ones who love gardening as much as I do!
June 13 Presented to a group of dedicated principals in Union today and was happily impressed with their dialogue and collaboration.
June 14 May the American flag fly proudly against the blue skies of our nation and may the flag fly appropriately when the President orders it.
June 15 Teaching is so fun when you have enthusiastic learners who want to soak up everything you know.
June 16 I am so grateful for a supervisor who knows that it is important to let you know how important you are to the organization, and who wants you to be happy in the work you do.
June 17 Planning parties for others is so much fun!
June 18 Anniversaries are meant to be special.
June 19 Cardinals Baseball and Father's Day are made for each other!
June 20 Lovely day to ride in a golf cart and talk about nothing with your sweetie!
June 21 Good things come to those who wait for 35 years!
June 22 Saying goodbye to someone who has helped you grow in ways you never knew you could, is difficult.
June 23. Getting ready for vacation is exhausting but I'll relax later!
June 25. The day the music died.
June 26. Long drives are easier when you get to nap along the way!
June 27. It's our son in laws birthday so today was all about the man who takes care of our daughter every bit as much as we do!
June 28. The Museum of Art and Grant Wood's American Gothic take my breath away every time I see it!
June 29. Homemade waffles and crispy bacon make leaving a bit more bearable.
June 30. Home sweet home, laundry, not-so-sweet!