Author Archives: BisonWoman

It’s Valentine’s Day. Do You Know Where Your Roses Are?


Mine are in the closet. The bathroom closet to be exact. Well, right now they are where I can see them, but when I’m not at home they have to go in the closet. They have to spend the night … Continue reading

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Carrot Cake, Anyone?


So I’m leading this Acts of Kindness group at my church, and in an effort to find a different kind of act of kindness, I discovered that today is National Carrot Cake Day. Well, who knew such a day existed? … Continue reading

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Thank a Teacher


I have been exhorting people all day to thank a teacher, and as a result I decided I should thank a few of my own. After all, much of what they taught me shaped my teaching in my classroom. My … Continue reading

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Adventures in Geocaching: HMGT #14 Dils Cemetery aka McCoy Gravesite


Dils Cemetery is our stop in this installment of the Hatfield McCoy GeoTrail Adventure. McCoy Gravesite Sign See our white van way down there? I had read about the uphill, mountainous hikes to the graves; I was a bit concerned. … Continue reading

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Adventures in Geocaching: HMGT #13 The McCoy House


Adventures in Geocaching: HMGT #13 The McCoy House I’ve known about the Hatfield-McCoy Feud most all of my life. My interest was renewed when the show Hatfields & McCoys came on TV in 2012. It didn’t hurt that Kevin Costner … Continue reading

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Disappearing Skills: Maps


In one of my classes with my international students today, I was telling them about the dream trip DH & I took in 1999 to Yellowstone National Park. In the course of the conversation, they wanted to know how we … Continue reading

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Fake Spring Break


Today is the first day of Spring Break. It’s been spitting snow all day. It was 38 degrees. The wind chill was 28 degrees. In Alabama. I had to get our taxes done. We have to get a new AC/Heating … Continue reading

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