August: A Grand RE-Together-ing

August: A Grand RE-Together-ing

So, I know many of us are in look-ahead-back-to-school-prep mode, but what about if you actually need a RE-Together-ing of what has passed? I realize I use this term all the time in-real-life, but I haven’t written about it much on the blog. It’s time for some...
An Invention: Perfect Pouches

An Invention: Perfect Pouches

Among other things, during my 18+ days of quarantine and isolation in December, I got a little tiny bit stir-crazy. I generally kept myself together using this chart for the week. I was mostly feeling fine, if not a bit fatigued, and it was the holiday vacation. My...
Together Tech Tip: Do You Need Superhuman? Do I Need Superhuman?

Together Tech Tip: Do You Need Superhuman? Do I Need Superhuman?

My boyfriend Toby and I are still going strong! But three of my favorite school leaders based here, here, and here introduced me to their new inbox savior, Superhuman. Intrigued! I wandered over, entered my email address, and got this back in reply! I mean the claims...
WFH Sneak Peek: Behind the Shelves

WFH Sneak Peek: Behind the Shelves

We are used to it by now–working from home, teaching from home, parenting from home…. doing it ALL from home. I’ve worked from home for over a decade, but even I’ve had to modify my setup for this new era. As you can imagine, I’ve become particularly nosy about how...
Personal Post: Some (Very Small) Small Silver Linings

Personal Post: Some (Very Small) Small Silver Linings

Honestly, silver linings feel hard to come by around here these days. I’m grateful to be healthy, to have a job that can pivot to online delivery, and to escape into nature. I’ve been next level adulting with some quick win household stuff, like, you know, shaving my...