Category Archives for done by me

Lunch Notes

Four lunch notes from the week before spring break, which happened to be Spirit Week with field day on Friday. We totally spaced on Monday, no note, and I think it was tie-dye day, which we also missed. It was … Continue reading

16. April 2015 by schristian
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You’re Beautiful Just the Way You Are

Remember in elementary school how fun it was to write backwards? I loved doing that! I loved the challenge of writing backwards then holding up to a mirror to see how well (or not) I had done. Well, this joy … Continue reading

23. March 2015 by schristian
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Lunch Notes

This collection of lunch notes represents the schizophrenic nature of Virginia climate: notice the sledding picture and then a bike ride. The Wacky Wednesday drawing is a good illustration of how I feel about the weather. Highlights that week were … Continue reading

15. March 2015 by schristian
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Lunch Notes

So there’s six here, the school week is five days long, obviously I’ve missed something, but I’m trying! Sometimes I try to coordinate the sketches with what’s going on that day. So here we have DARE Graduation, Library Day (everyone … Continue reading

28. February 2015 by schristian
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Lunch Notes

I started making lunch notes for my daughter quite a while ago. First I only did them when I had a few spare moments in the morning between making breakfast, packing lunch, and coaching her through every other part of … Continue reading

08. January 2015 by schristian
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Made Gifts for 2013

Each holiday I try my hardest to make time to create hand-made gifts and encourage my daughter to create gifts too. I have received a few handmade gifts through the years and they carry so much meaning. Since I just … Continue reading

02. January 2014 by schristian
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Throwing Pots

Every Tuesday since sometime in August, I’ve been throwing pots. It’s a huge stress reliever and it’s one of the last classes I had to take to get my art endorsement. Since I had thrown one time previous for a … Continue reading

19. December 2013 by schristian
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Teachers Desk

As my oldest daughter entered second grade, we braced ourselves for a new school year full of homework with a new desk. The prospect of a new desk had her so thrilled, and she loved shopping at the “junk shop” … Continue reading

03. June 2012 by schristian
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