About Me

I'm so glad that you came to visit my blog and I am very excited to share a little about myself!  

About Teaching: I was a second grade teacher near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for two years in an inner city school, which was very challenging but it was rewarding in so many ways.  I loved my students so much, but I had to say goodbye to them in August 2012.  I took the school year off to get acquainted with a new area and search for a new job, since my husband's job moved us to South Central Pennsylvania.  Then in June 2013 I was hired as a second grade teacher in a rural school district.  It was such a blessing to receive another second grade position, because second grade is where my HEART is!


About my family:  I have been married for five years to the most wonderful man.  Everyone says to marry your best friend, and I definitely did. We are always laughing and having fun together.  We have a baby boy and a golden retriever.  I am so blessed to be surrounded by my wonderful boys (dog included)!

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Things I like to do:
1. paint - mostly watercolor and acrylic.  I'm just learning how to use oil
2. read - anything and everything, but I especially love historical fiction
3. crafting - especially making things for my classroom
4. bike - I'm not what you would call a biker at all.  I have a mountain bike that I like to ride casually on trails
5. hike - we usually go hiking when we travel up north to the Poconos or upstate NY, but there are a few mountains around our home that I like to hike on
6. cook - I'm obsessed with cooking new foods and watching the food network on TV.  One of my favorite things to do is to get in a hot bath and read my recipe books and magazines.













2 comments:

  1. Hi Kell, I found your blog actually through your Tpt store. I downloaded your Bubble Gum Bump game & I have to tell you my 2nd graders absolutely LOVE that game. Your blog is so cute & I love your ideas, I can't wait to see more. I'm your newest follower. I loved your About Me section, I like learning about fellow teachers. Check out my blog Polka Dot Palace I too have a lengthier About Me section. I didn't include this in my About Me but I'm near Philadelphia as well, in New Jersey, about 45 minutes West of Philly into Jersey.

    Stephanie
    PolkaDotPalace

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    1. Hi Stephanie! I'm so glad you commented! I'm really sorry that I haven't replied until now, I've been on a bit of a blogging hiatus. Now I am back for good and I have completely redone my blog. It has a new name and a new look. I am heading on over to PolkaDotPalace right now to check it out! I hope that you come back to visit my blog again, as I will starting posting as often as I can.

      Kelly

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