Childhood Memories, Fifth Grade

Tami PotterChildhood Memories, Journal Prompts, Life.In.Lists.

What do you remember about fifth grade?  Do you remember Your 5th Grade teacher? Was He/She fun or stern? What was your best or favorite subject in 5th Grade? Did you go on any field trips? Do you remember participating in any activities or contests? Did you play any sports? Was there something that impacted the way you thought? or the ...

oh my word “Distance” – Wednesday April 25

Tami PotterLife.In.Lists., OH MY WORD!

Distance What comes to mind when I think of the word DISTANCE: 1. From the Disney version of Hercules I loved listening to Michael Bolton sing  "Go the DISTANCE." It's a wonderful "set a goal" and "keep going until you get there" kind of song. . . 2. Coast to Coast – The DISTANCE between me and my family. In …

oh my word “Embarrassed” – Wednesday, April 11

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Embarrassed! We've all been there, right?  1. Puking on the Shuttle Bus – I was almost 5 months pregnant with Cole. I was feeling relatively good that day; but, when we arrived at the convention center, the parking lot was full. We had to park in a lot across the street and take a shuttle bus back over to the …

oh my word “Interruptions” – Wednesday, April 4

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oh my word – Interruptions Some interruptions are welcome – some are not!   1. Snow – I love a good snow day occasionally. It is nice to take a "forced" day off and enjoy time with the kids. 2. TV Commercials – I don't love commercials, mostly because there are just too many of them! They are not a welcome …

Memories of The Big Top – Tuesday, April 3

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Memories of the Big Top A couple of years ago Kevin took our three children to the circus. It was held in the Hampton Colosseum about 30 minutes from where we live. It was both Alexis and Cole's first time at the circus. April 22, 2010 Hampton, VA   The first time I went to the circus: 1. I lived …

Driving Me Crazy! – Saturday, March 31

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  10 Things that make me crazy: 1. Stuff that doesn't work. 2. Popcorn kernels stuck between my teeth or on the roof of my mouth. 3. TV stations that "pump up" the volume on commercials so they are louder than the scheduled program. 4. Missing parts or pieces. 5. Sales staff that lack the knowledge to help their customers …

oh my word “Realizations” – Wednesday, March 28

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Realizations   1. Everyone faces big challenges in their lives – I am always a little humbled as I get to know people, especially those who from a distance seemed to have "the perfect life." Without exception, life brings hardship, challenges, suffering… 2. I don't hate mushrooms – When I was a child I would not eat anything that included …