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Aloha! My name is Cher and I'm from Oahu, Hawaii.  I am married with two dogs.  This is my 6th year teaching and my fourth in 1st grade.  I am blessed to be teaching first graders!  I hope you'll stick around to hear my thoughts about teaching and what is happening in my life.

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Monday, July 13, 2015

My first "Currently" - July 2015!

Aloha, Friends!  I am excited to link up with someone for the first time for a linky party!  What better person to link up with than the master of "Currently" linky parties -

Listening: I LOVE Periscope, but Periscope is such a time sink for me that in order to get things done I need to take Lindsey's (Miss Johnston's Journey) advice and turn off the phone and even put it in the next room so I can actually.., do work and what not.  Anyway,  I happened to catch a replay of Mary's periscope in which she shared a cool phone app called "Photo365."  If you're quick, you can catch her periscope broadcast.  Follow her at @mkkrenke.
Loving: Today, I used this Hoover carpet washer to wash, scrub, and rinse the carpet in the TV room and also the sofa, loveseat (?), and arm chair's upholstery.  It took a VERY long time... at least 4 hours and it's still drying right now.  I am super proud of myself because my family can tell the difference and congratulated me on a job well done.   This clearly counts as my workout today.

Thinking: I should make something for "Monday Made It!"  I still have time. It's 8:30pm and maybe I will... but I technically did make something.... cleaner. :-)

Wanting:  I really could use a magic wand to clean up my messes right now.  Specifically three spots in the house are really needing attention.  Okay, maybe 5... I lied.  I got off to a good start, but procrastination and periscope. Yeah.

Needing: If I clean up my messes, I can feel free to seriously prep for school.  Can someone lend me a magic wand?  I'm probably procrastinating on purpose.  School starts for teachers in about 2.5 weeks.  I'm seriously clinging to summer vacation like... a sloth clinging to a tree branch.  I already have the BTS butterflies.  Thanks, anxious feelings, you're the best!!

All Star: I was raised by my parents and grandmother to be on time, even early, to everything.  I really don't like to keep others waiting.  I would rather be the one waiting, even if it's inconvenient for me.  I hate making others wait.  My husband's spontaneity drives me bonkers!!

Hope you enjoyed reading and I didn't bore you!
Stop by Oh' Boy Fourth Grade and Link up with us!! :-)

<3 Cher


4 comments:

  1. If you find that magic wand, please share over here! I love that you're a person who likes to be on-time, it shows you have a lot of empathy and caring for those around you and don't want to make them wait as well.

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    1. Thank you for stopping by! That is really sweet of you to say. I would much rather wait for people than be the one people are waiting for. I appreciate your kind words.

      -Cher

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  2. Then send the magic wand my way! FAST! LOL I also need to clean up the mess to feel ready to tackle the prep for a new school year! I admit I am procrastinating...starting to enjoy my summer break more and more! Can't wait to read more from your blog!
    Little Gingergarten

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    1. I am so unmotivated to finish cleaning. I think I started off strong and then it went down hill, especially with periscope. Oh well, school starts in 14 days so it's now or never... :D Thank you so much for stopping by! I hope you have a wonderful year.

      -Cher :)

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