14 September 2012

Give & Take

It's been an adjustment settling into the (busy) routine of a new school year, mostly because I've severely cut back on almost all social media outlets due to lack of time. I wish I knew how to spin the clock hands in my favor, but for now, I am grateful for my steadily improving health (goodbye nasty cold and laryngitis!) and falling quick in love with the sweetest batch of three-year-olds ever. I have a feeling we're going to have the most splendid year together.

I hope you have a wonderful weekend. It's a long one for me, which is such a treat.
Now, a few fun things:

This is exactly how I feel about facebook, which is probably why I don't log on too often.
A History of New York in 50 Objects. Absolutely fascinating.
I can't get enough of this hilarious site.
You're Already Real.
Adorable art print.

(Recent photos from my instagram stream)

8 comments:

  1. Glad you're feeling better, enjoy the long weekend! I agree with you and the writer about FB, great article.

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  2. Ok, I am all set on the track to happiness! Have a great weekend, Kayla!!

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  3. That piece about Facebook is pitch perfect, and woefully melancholy. Maybe it's time to remove the app...

    Have a wonderful weekend, darling!

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  4. Great shots, Kayla! Especially that first one... wow!

    I've already opened up your shared links to bookmark and look at asap. Especially interested in the facebook and huffpost articles.

    I wish you an aaaamazing school year :)

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    1. Thanks, Eva! One of my favorite things about this time of year is catching the sunrise every morning.

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  5. So pleased that you are a) feeling better and b) liking your new class!

    P.S. Love the sun's rays in that top shot.

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  6. I followed that link to the Facebook article. Loved it. Everything she said was so true.

    I've got a three day weekend, too, and I am SO glad! Teaching grade 1 four days a week, with no library time to break things up, is kicking my ass! I could sleep all weekend, I'm sure. But I'll be too busy soaking up the sun and going to the fall fair and baking a blackberry pie {hello, gorgeous new KitchenAid mixer!} Oh, and planning next week's lessons, of course.

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    1. Sounds like a perfect weekend, E! (I'll also be planning/researching for October lessons...).

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