Today is Memorial Day in the States.  Memorial Day, as far as the calendar goes, is a day for Americans to remember those who have died serving in the armed forces.  Realistically speaking, I’ve learned it’s also a day for Americans to go the beach, have a BBQ and enjoy a drink – or two! […]

Only in America…

It’s been a long week.  Seriously, since Tuesday I have walked down the school hallways and every fellow teacher I have spoken to has said something along the lines of ‘How is it not Friday yet?’, ‘I’m so tired’, ‘Why is this week feeling so long?!’  There’s comfort in knowing I’m not alone in my […]