Category Archives: girly stuff

Student Teacher

Well, I’m officially a student teacher! I’ve completed my first week at a local middle school with my mentor teacher, teaching 7th and 8th grade science in the GATE program. So far I’ve made the new seating charts for this … Continue reading

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Summer Stuff

This summer I am taking both semesters of Organic Chemistry through Pima Community College, my last two classes before going to the U of A in the fall. Both summer classes are 5 weeks long, 4 days a week, 5 … Continue reading

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Cold/Hot Arizona

Last week we had a cold snap. The over night lows dipped to 19 degrees F, and the middle of the day only saw the thermometer reach 25 degrees F.  However, it didn’t last long as just yesterday the daily … Continue reading

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Princess Photo Shoot

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Recent projects of mine

Lydia and I made a strip quilt for Nana and Papa Norton before we went to England. We brought it to them as a thank you gift for letting us stay at their house for three weeks. Lydia and I … Continue reading

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A Birthday Cowgirl

Emily’s first presents early in the morning were cowboy boots, the hat and the dress. Mom made Molly and Hope’s dresses and vests. Dad and Mom took Emily out to breakfast. It’s a birthday tradition we have for Mom and … Continue reading

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Birthday Girl and her Friend

My sister Emily turns 13 today! Yesterday, Emily’s friend Meredith came over for a special lunch at R & R cafe. They were served grilled steak, a salad with homemade blue cheese dressing, brie cheese, and pickles. For dessert they … Continue reading

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Big Girl Beds in a “Little Girl Room”

Two days ago my mom packed away Hope’s crib and Molly’s crib size bed, because now they are ready for big girl beds. My brothers put together an old bunk bed set that Lydia and I first got when we … Continue reading

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