Monday (plan, revise, repeat)


Monday means…email, rushing J off to school* comforting j over J’s departure with a warm bowl of oatmeal; grading discussion board posts (while j hacks away at green playdough); email; dissertation edits; legos with j; stories before nap time; updating CV; starting google map for dissertation results; email; picking J up from school*; making dinner; email; working with Js on collage (shapes + colors); remembering J’s therapy appointment at the last minute; driving J to therapy, signing, working on the 5 Ws in everyday speech, and driving back home; dinner; story time, worship; bedtime for Js; cleanup*; email; working on teaching statement ; finishing pre-defense dissertation edits;  submitting reserve copy; washing dishes; bedtime.

*yay for a hubby that works at home


Small beginnings

Small beginnings

Sundays mean…dissertation edits, email responses, blueberry pancakes with homemade applesauce, washing, and ironing. “Do not despise these small beginnings, for the Lord rejoices to see the work begin” – Zechariah 4:10