The ocean opened. Sometime a couple weeks ago the temperature had a nice warm stretch, we hovered around freezing, and when our evening custodian came into my… Read more “The Ocean Has Opened!”
“Oh, I just thought….are you her daughter?”
-student to my visiting friend, Brittni, about how she knows me.
Side note: This happened again in a different setting.
Because sometimes those “warnings” spread around on social media or chain e-mails are worth heeding.
What does one do with a visitor in a remote village?
Word of the Week
Chuckerator: (chuk•ə•rādər) noun. 1. When it is so cold outside that your cunnychuck can serve as a refrigerator or freezer.
Side Note: Chuckerator is just a word used by some of my coworkers, but it often results in slushy or frozen pop and can be a good place to keep extra freezer items…if you keep an eye on the temps.
To all my teacher friends, thank you…now go home and take a break!
When weather prevents you from starting Spring Break away on the day you had planned…
Student: *looks up weather in class* “Oooo, it’s 40ºF outside!”
Me: *shakes head* “check again”
S: “Ooooo, it’s 16ºF outside!”
Student proceeds to “hula dance” while singing: “It is so warm outside.”
This happened last week while we were in the middle of a blizzard with up to 70 mph winds…