Home schooling, done! We survived it. Panic and meltdown on Wednesday evening turned to jubilation Thursday when all was complete. My older boy, Jordan is in grade 8 and in our school district, the grades 8 through 12 are all in the high school. The high school that I went to and that Jordan is … Continue reading Accomplishment
Normal: an average or a standard. But this can be viewed differently person to person. What is normal anymore? Well it certainly isn’t the current global situation, is it? Like many over en past month, plus, I have had days or partial days feeling slump-ish, due to the lack of ‘normal.’ And as Dr. Seuss … Continue reading Normal
**** June update! Here is the link to the YouTube video! (On YouTube under DevonMcFaddenArt)*** https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=s2pLQtmkaS0 I am interrupting my regularly scheduled weekly blog post to put a call out to former graduates of Frances Kelsey Secondary School. Two of my most favourite people have kids graduating this year. It happens to be my 20th … Continue reading Frances Kelsey Grad 2020
Working... so fortunate in my work life, such an odd time in the world right now. I work in a Credit Union, so we are considered an essential service of course, we need to be there for our people. And I love being the point of contact, especially in this time when just being there … Continue reading Essential
This post marks the one year mark! 52 weeks and 52 blog posts! At the end of grade 8, on the very last day, my homeroom teacher who was my science teacher followed me out to my moms car and told her: “you make sure she goes to University!” I had done very well in … Continue reading 52 Weeks!