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Mar 19 2012

Springing into more changes in 2012!

Lots of updates again, since the last post in January…
#1. We are moving to Salt Lake City, Utah this summer for Brandon’s medical school residency program!!! We are super excited! We just found out this past Friday, March 16th! It was our number one choice, for many reason- the program training and schedule we liked best, his little bro is out there for graduate school, we love the mountains & various outdoor activities the city and state has to offer, K2 church is awesome, there are tons of parks and tons of dogs, beautiful & clean city, friendly people, and there’s straight flights back to OKC and Tulsa! We are excited about the next 3yrs. out there!
#2. We got our dream car on Saturday, St. Patty’s Day!- a Subaru Outback, in deep indigo blue! We are so thankful, and know we will get a TON of use out of it…

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Jan 22 2012

Decisions, Hopes, Change

One month from today, Brandon (the hubby), will put down his (our) preferences for medical school residency! Whoa! We have been between Kansas City (KU program) and here (OKC/OU program), but… there’s been a recent ‘wrinkle’ in our decision-making… Salt Lake City! Brandon went up last weekend for an interview with Univ. of Utah, going…

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Oct 11 2011

Fourth Year- The favorite number 4!

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Jun 09 2011

A Whole New World

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Jan 25 2011

Half way through my 3rd year teaching art

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Nov 19 2010

Seasons of Love/Creativity World Forum

I am currently incorporating the classic song “Seasons of Love” from the Broadway hit- RENT- into classroom art projects for Kindergarten, 2nd, & 3rd grade. Here’s a few details… Kinders have “sing & paint” as a grade level theme this winter, so I’ve decided to have them paint pictures that illustrate the lyrics to “Seasons…

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Oct 21 2010

Glorious Fall Break

Sittin’ at home in my apartment right now, basking in the FREEDOM and the beauty of fall. We wrapped up 1st Quarter at Stanley Hupfeld Academy on Tuesday night with parent/teacher conferences, so everyone is enjoying the break I’m sure! Teachers & students need it every now and then- to come back refreshed, with new…

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Sep 08 2010

Half-way through 1st Qtr.

I am in the middle of week five at my new school, and let me just say how AMAZING the difference is from DC to here! Beginning with the positives.. 1. I am in my third year of teaching art (that’s a big one by itself) 2. I only teach K-5 art now (rather than…

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Aug 05 2010

School Planning & Wedding Planning!!!

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Jul 18 2010

Official OKC Resident

I moved to my new apartment in OKC this past Monday, and am liking the new life thus far! Family is just an hour and a half away, boyfriend is just 15min or so away, and my roomie Erin is super sweet. Thank you Lord! My drive to my new school is only about 5-10…

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