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Pork Tacos with Pineapple Slaw

Pork Tacos with Pineapple Slaw

Disclosure: There are some affiliate links below, but these are all products I highly recommend. I won’t put anything on this page that I haven’t verified and/or personally used. Last week was vacation week and while we had an awesome week being with family, we […]

Easy Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole Recipe

Easy Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole Recipe

Disclosure: There are some affiliate links below, but these are all products I highly recommend. I won’t put anything on this page that I haven’t verified and/or personally used. We love chicken cordon bleu and usually that is my husband’s specialty. He takes his time […]

Maine Whoopie Pie Recipe

Maine Whoopie Pie Recipe

Disclosure: There are some affiliate links below, but these are all products I highly recommend. I won’t put anything on this page that I haven’t verified and/or personally used. Blueberry pie and whoopie pies— two things Maine is famous for and two things I LOVE! […]

Easy Shepherds Pie Recipe

Easy Shepherds Pie Recipe

Disclosure: There are some affiliate links below, but these are all products I highly recommend. I won’t put anything on this page that I haven’t verified and/or personally used. Over the weekend I was trying to think of something different to make in honor of […]

Music Theory Worksheet: building a connection to performance peices

Music Theory Worksheet: building a connection to performance peices

For a long time I have taught music theory in my chorus classes and I have also taught performance repertoire. I have found connecting the two in a consistent, meaningful way to be difficult. I would occasionally point out things in the music that we […]

Bananas Foster Baked French Toast Recipe

Bananas Foster Baked French Toast Recipe

Disclosure: There are some affiliate links below, but these are all products I highly recommend. I won’t put anything on this page that I haven’t verified and/or personally used. I never thought I would say this but I am SICK of the snow! I live […]

Music Classroom Management: 2 tips for large ensembles

Music Classroom Management: 2 tips for large ensembles

Classroom management is tough, especially music classroom management. As a music teacher, often the biggest obstacle we have to overcome is numbers. Generally we want huge numbers of kids in our classrooms, without numbers many music educators would be out of a job. That doesn’t […]

Cheesy Taco Pasta Recipe

Cheesy Taco Pasta Recipe

Disclosure: There are some affiliate links below, but these are all products I highly recommend. I won’t put anything on this page that I haven’t verified and/or personally used. We have had so many rainy/snowy Sundays this year and today is no exception.  I love […]

What Do I Do When My Children Upset Me

What Do I Do When My Children Upset Me

Sometimes I get so angry at my children. They really have this incredible ability to drive me crazy. Absolutely crazy. My favorite vase is gone. He broke it. The vase my grandma gave me. It was more than just a vase. It was a memory. […]

Crockpot Beef Stew Recipe

Crockpot Beef Stew Recipe

Disclosure: There are some affiliate links below, but these are all products I highly recommend. I won’t put anything on this page that I haven’t verified and/or personally used. So today we had our 5th snow day of the school year. YES 5!!!!! At this […]