As a former teacher, now Sunday school teacher, I get ideas and all sorts of thoughts on things to do with kids. But then I remember that my time with our Sunday school kids is limited and I often don’t have the energy to follow through with my ideas. (ugh!) So I don’t often do … More Christmas Nativity Crafts for Kids
Here are some of the highlights from my last school camp. The last camp I organised was to Canberra. That was a bit tricky since we were to be staying with friends of mine, but they were also my future in-laws. My students were thrilled to spend time with my fiance. I had booked most … More School Camp Memories (3)
I’ve shared memories from my first school camp in my last post, this time I’m sharing the second camp memories. Our camp trip in 2012 was to Bathurst, a gold mining area during the hay day of Australia’s gold rush over a hundred years ago. We went to a site that does school functions and … More School Camp Memories (2)
Hello, Recently I found a compilation of my students’ quoted memories and funny stories and other thoughts from our school camps as I went through papers from my teaching days. So I thought I’d split them into three posts, one for each camp. I’ve not used names (to protect the innocent or not so innocent) … More School Camp Memories (1)
Hi dear folks, It has been a silent year from this blog, I know. That’s partly due to busyness and also to health problems and trying to keep priorities in order. But I’m due to share some major blessings/news. In February a year ago I started to have a sharp pain in my neck and … More Our Story
Dear Friends, Many of you know that I had decided to extend my visa in order to finish this school year at my school here in Australia. The visa would allow me to teach here even next year… before creeping up again to do more paperwork. So a few weeks ago I had to go … More decisions….
Hi dear ones, I have two news items to share, I’ll start with the newest- My braces have come off completely, and it seems very strange to have my mouth back. I had the top braces off last September, but the bottom ones were still there until this Wednesday. I have to say when I … More new things